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Leprosy: Global Health Histories Seminar 97

Friday 6 May 2016, 2.00PM

Speaker(s): Euzenir Sarno (Fiocruz), Mirta Roses Periago (Senior Advisor in Global Health, Global Fund), and Rosa Castalia F.R. Soares (CGHDE/DEVIT/SVS-MS)

Please note the time difference - the event begins at 10:00 local time in Rio de Janeiro (GMT -3). Those watching in the UK should tune in at 14:00

This event will be broadcast live. To follow the event online, please use the following link:!tvqstr-fiocruz/chxo

Featuring discussion with three panellists:

Dr. Mirta Roses Periago will be speaking about “The public health legacy of leprosy: teachings and frustrations”, Dr. Rosa Castalia F. R. Soares on “Integrated approaches in leprosy: best practices from Brazil”, and Dr. Euzenir Sarno “Learning from history to better understand Leprosy”. 

The Global Health Histories seminar series is a collaboration between the Division of Information, Evidence, Research & Innovation (DIR) at the World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe, and the Centre for Global Health Histories (CGHH), which is part of the Department of History and a constituent member of Humanities Research Centre at the University of York, generously funded by the Wellcome Trust.

Location: Auditorium, Museum of Life, Fiocruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Admission: Broadcast live online. Please use the following link:!tvqstr-fiocruz/chxo