At this meeting we will continue with our focus on setting priorities for urban agriculture advocacy and identifying initiatives to work on. We will be hearing an update from the Toronto Urban Growers about their meeting in November and will continue to build on this conversation.
Drawing on findings from the Sex Now survey, Dr. Olivier Ferlatte will discuss the various syndemic factors that are contributing to increased risk of syphilis infection among gay and bisexual men.
During this interactive webinar, participants can expect to discuss the implications of syndemics on service delivery and public health efforts to reverse the syphilis epidemic among gay and bisexual men.
6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Alex Trebek Alumni Hall, 157 Séraphin-Marion Private, University of Ottawa
This event is a book launch and panel discussion for Dr. Lisa Monchalin's new book, The Colonial Problem: An Indigenous Perspective on Crime and Injustice in Canada. Dr. Lisa Monchalin is a University of Ottawa alumna and a leading scholar in Indigenous issues. She graduated with her Doctorate in Criminology in 2012, making her the first Indigenous woman in Canada to earn her Ph.D. in Criminology.
Presented annually by Unite For Sight, the Social Entrepreneurship Institute provides mentoring, guidance, and successful strategies for participants to apply to their work in global health, social entrepreneurship, and international development. In addition to unique interactive sessions by leaders in global health and social entrepreneurship, the Institute also includes a lunch networking reception with the speakers.