“Syrian Healthcare at the time of War” lecture and open discussion

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After over six years of war, what are the healthcare needs of Syrian people? Welcome to the lecture and open discussion!


After over six years of war, what are the healthcare needs of Syrian people? Is humanitarian aid enough or is it time for more sustainable solutions – and what are the chances for those? What are the expectations of medical personnel in Syria from the international community and their colleagues in Finland and worldwide?

Welcome to the lecture and open discussion!

Programme:

Opening words:
Dr Kati Juva, MD, PhD, Chairperson, Physicians for Social Responsibility, Finland

Overview to the situation in Syria:
MD Mohammed Monzer-Al-Khalil, General Director of Idleb Health Directorate, Syria
Dr Zedoun Alzoubi, CEO of the Union of Medical Care and Relief Organizations (UOSSM), Syria

Time: Thursday, October 26th, at 16.30

Place: Lääkäriliitto, Mäkelänkatu 2

The event is free and open for everyone. Coffee will be served.

This event is co-organized by Finnish Medical Association, Physicians for Social Responsibility Finland and Felm (Suomen Lähetysseura).

Please sign up at lsv@lsv.fi