June 10 – Online Global Health Journal Club: Post-Ebola

Date: Wed June 10, 2015, 8 pm to 9 pm Pacific

Topic: Post-Ebola: What have we learned?

Guest speaker: Dr. Richard Bedell

Description:

Interested students, residents, physicians and faculty are welcome to participate in the next UBC Global Health Journal Club. We will be discussing the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak in West Africa, and review clinical and epidemiological aspects of the outbreak in Sierra Leone. Our guest speaker is Dr. Richard Bedell, a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Division of Global Health, Department of Family Practice (UBC). Dr. Bedell recently worked in Liberia treating EVD patients and experiencing the health system challenges involved, including post-Ebola syndromes and primary care during the Ebola outbreak. Join us for a very interesting discussion!

This time our journal club will be focused on the NEJM article below:

Schieffelin JS, et al. Clinical illness and outcomes in patients with Ebola in Sierra Leone. N Engl J Med. 2014 Nov 27; 371(22):2092–100.

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