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Refugee and Elderly Global Health

1. Introduction

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Kevin Pottie, MD, CCFP, MClSc, FCFP

Full Professor, Departments of Family Medicine and Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa

CT Lamont Centre for Research in Primary Health Care

Contact: kpottie@uottawa.ca

e-Learning Program Abstract

This e-learning program provides a provocative collection of medical expertise and lived-experience from working in resource-limited settings with vulnerable populations, including the elderly.

We encourage you to explore our 7 competency and case-based modules and participate in our interactive reflective multimedia e-learning.

Refugee and Elderly Global Health e-Learning from the Canadian Collaboration for Immigrant and Refugee Health (CCIRH) and the University of Ottawa

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Photo Credit: Médecins Sans Frontières, Congo Brazzaville

These e-learning modules will introduce students to Global Health through a series of interactive cases and multimedia presentations from doctors, nurses and students who have worked around the world; global health practitioners dedicated to exploring new frontiers and improving the health of vulnerable populations of all ages.