International WeekWestern International

Africa-Western Collaborations Day

Host: The Africa Institute, Western International, Western Heads East, and African community organizations 
Date: Thursday, November 15, 2018
Time: 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Great Hall, Somerville House


Join Western faculty, staff and students in celebrating African connections and collaborations. The event will include a presentation featuring Keynote Speaker Dr. Lola Dare, a community physician, epidemiologist and social development consultant. Dr. Dare is currently Chief Executive Officer of the Centre for Health Sciences Training, Research and Development (CHESTRAD). Based in Nigeria, CHESTRAD’s mission is to advocate for the development of equitable and sustainable health systems and youth empowerment programs. http://icpdtaskforce.org/member/oluwafunmilola-lola-dare/

The event will also feature faculty presentations, student posters, music, entertainment, refreshments and more.

We are excited to invite you to this community event to celebrate Western and London’s collaborations within Africa!

Contact:
westernheadseast@uwo.ca