Global Health Newsletter – February 2020

Welcome to the February Global Health Initiative newsletter!


Top Local News 

Second case of coronavirus reported in Metro Vancouver area

Body of third missing man found near Sooke River Road


Top World News

Turkey plane: One dead, 150 hurt as jet skids off runway in Istanbul

Coronavirus: Hong Kong to quarantine visitors from mainland China

Australia launches inquiry into military veteran suicides


Top Medical News

Could we say ‘goodbye’ to cervical cancer by 2120?

Could sunlight combat metabolic syndrome?

How meat, poultry, and fish affect cardiovascular, death risk


Global Health Opportunities

IFMSA scholarship to the International Congress on Infectious Diseases ICID

Opening Call for IFMSA Delegation to UNESCO Chair in Bioethics 14th World Conference

AMEE Conference 2020 Student Task Force

Medical Students Against Interpersonal Violence

Doctors for Protection from Guns

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