2009 Canadian Conference on International Health (Part 1 of 2)

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2009 Canadian Conference on International Health (Part 1 of 2)

The Canadian Society for International Health holds its 16th annual Canadian Conference on International Health, Ottawa, Ont., October 25–28, 2009. This year’s conference theme is “Health Equity: Our Global Responsibility.”

In this October 26th session, entitled “Ethical View of Health Equity: Trends and Challenges,” speeches are presented by Solomon Benatar (founding director, University of Cape Town Bioethics Center) and Thomas Pogge (Leitner Professor of Philosophy, Yale University). Later, the speakers field questions from conference attendees.