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12:00-1:00

1:00-1:55

 

2:00-3:00

 

 

3:00-4:00

 

4:00-5:00

Registration 

Opening Remarks

 

Keynote Address

Speaker: Dr. Andrea Cortinois

Concurrent Breakout Sessions 

Session 1: A Critical Analysis of Medical Inadmissibility Law

Speaker: Prasanna Balasundaram

Session 2: The use of medical evidence in refugee determination proceedings 

Speaker: Warda Shazadi Meighen

Lunch || NGO Fair || Research Poster Fair 

Keynote Address

Educate, Navigate, Advocate: Caring for children new to Canada

Speaker: Dr. Shazeen Suleman 

 

Concurrent Breakout Sessions 

Session 3: Inclusion vs. Integration: Providing equitable mental health care for LGBTQ+ Migrants 

Speaker: Celeste Bilbao-Joseph​

 

Session 4: Syrian Refugee Integration and Health Outcomes in Canada

Speakers: Anna Oda and Jonathan Bridekirk

Case-Competition Style Session

Health and Safety Rights in the Workplace

Speaker: Chetan Muram

Closing Keynote Address

Healthcare Denied: Uninsured Migrants in Canada

Speaker: Dr. Ritika Goel

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