Global Health Newsletter – June 2020

Hello everyone!

Welcome to the June Global Health Initiative newsletter! How crazy is it that we are halfway through 2020 – this year has seen much strife and chaos. I hope everyone is safe, well, and healthy.

Top Local News 

Coronavirus live updates – a great source of up-to-date news in this pandemic

BC Marks 6 days in a row with no new COVID-19 deaths

Top World News

George Floyd death: General Mark Milley sorry for joining Trump walk to church

Confederate and Columbus statues toppled by US protesters

Afghan conflict: US sanctions “kangaroo” ICC over war crimes probe

Top Medical News

COVID-19 updates: total number of cases passes 7 million

Racial inequalities in COVID-19 – the impact on black communitites

Sedentary? Feel happier with sleep or light activity instead

Global Health Opportunities

Call for AM20 Policy Commissions

2020 International Essay Contest for Young People

IFMSA COVID-19 Library

Medical Students Against Interpersonal Violence

Doctors for Protection from Guns

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