Dr. Norman Bethune, a medical doctor, advocate for social justice and a hero in the struggle against poverty, was recently recognized at the University of Toronto by a sculpture made in his honour near the Medical Sciences building. Continue reading
From October 25th to 28th, specialists from around the world met in downtown Toronto for the One Retinoblastoma World Conference. Continue reading
Register for the second annual Global Health Case Competition: Toronto Thinks and the University of Toronto Learn more at torontothinks.ca Registration will be open until November 1st Continue reading
CANADIAN WORLD EDUCATION FOUNDATION
Out of Tanzania’s 41 million people, 43% are less than 15 years of age. In 2011, an estimated 1.3 million HIV/AIDS-orphaned children were between the ages of 0 and 17.
CANADIAN AIDS SOCIETY
The number of older Canadians living with HIV has spiked over the past decade and a half.
SystemS: a poem
Fly with Origami, Learn to Dream (FOLD) is embarking on a public health initiative to promote awareness of cancer and origami paper folding by breaking the Guinness World Record for the largest display of origami flowers.