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SickKids International and Global Child Health Initiative Global Child Health Day Events

9:00 a.m.--Paediatric Grand Rounds, Amphitheatre, the former nurses' residence of Toronto General Hospital, 90 Gerrard Street

  • Featured Guest Speaker Dr. Robert Black, Professor and Chair Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, "Child Survival in Developing Countries: Problems but Promise"

12:00 p.m.--Lunch and Professional Presentations sponsored through Sick Kids International, Rotunda - 1st floor Black Wing, Presentations given by professionals who have done international work featuring

  • Nursing, Mary Douglas Kenya,
  • Occupational Therapy, Nicky Brookes, Saudi Arabia
  • Pediatrician, Dr. Norman Musewe, Zimbabwe to Canada
  • Chaplaincy, Abdul Hai-Patel, Multi-faith team to Kenya

13:30-14:00 p.m.--International Career Planning, 525 University (SickKids International), Suite 777

  • Introduction: Cathy Seguin - Vice President International Affairs, Sick Kids International
  • Meet with Dr. Robert Black to discuss how to plan a career in international child health

For any further information, contact Mary Douglas (, Bob Hilliard (, or Kamla Sharma (