Online Global Health Journal Club: Post-Ebola, Wed. June 10, 2015



Date: Wed June 10th 2015 at 8 pm PST

Topic: Post-Ebola: What have we learned?

Guest speaker: Dr. Richard Bedell


All students, residents, physicians and faculty are welcome to join us for the next UBC Global Health Journal Club. We will be discussing the Ebola Virus Disease outbreak in West Africa and review clinical and epidemiological aspects of the outbreak in Sierra Leone. Our guest speaker is Dr. Richard Bedell, a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Division of Global Health, Department of Family Practice (UBC). Dr. Bedell recently worked in Liberia treating EVD patients and experiencing the health system challenges involved, including post-Ebola syndromes and primary care during the Ebola outbreak. Please join us for a very interesting discussion!

This time our journal club will be focused on the NEJM article below:

Schieffelin JS, et al. Clinical illness and outcomes in patients with Ebola in Sierra Leone. N Engl J Med. 2014 Nov 27; 371(22):2092–100.


How to attend:

The format is online, through an interactive medium called adobe connect, which can be found at:

Please log in as a Guest to Adobe Connect at the above link (mute your speakers).


Contact Dr. Michael Slatnik at if you have any questions or suggestions. 


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