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Global Health Webinar: Entry into force of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons and the Role of Health Professionals January 21, 2021 at 9:00am - 10am 339 Pleasant Street Third Floor Malden, Massachusetts, MA 02148 United States Organised by: Molly McGinty Virtual event | link: https://www.ippnw.org/news/global-health-webinar

About this Event -

 

Register now! Join the International Physicians for the Prevention of War, the International Committee of the Red Cross, International Council of Nurses, International Federation of Medical Students' Associations, World Federation of Public Health Associations, and the World Medical Association for a global health discussion with leading health experts marking the entry into force of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW).

The Global Health Webinar on 21 January (2:00 - 3:10 pm GMT) will explore the TPNW in the context of a global pandemic and climate crisis, with a focus on the role of health professionals in advancing the eradication of nuclear weapons through evidence-based policy-making. Panelists will highlight practical actions that attendees can take in their own organizations and related health fields.

 

Mark your calendar and sign up nowhttps://www.ippnw.org/news/global-health-webinar

 

Confirmed speakers:


-Moderator; Tilman Ruff, co-President, International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War (IPPNW)
-Mahmood Al-Hamody, Liaison Officer for Human Rights and Peace Issues, -International Federation of Medical Students’ Associations
-David Barbe, President, World Medical Association
-Bettina Borisch, Executive Director, World Federation of Public Health Associations
-Erica Burton, Senior Advisor on Nursing and Health Policy, International Council of Nurses
-Véronique Christory, Senior Arms Control Advisor, The International Committee of the Red Cross
-Carlos Umaña, Regional Vice-President, IPPNW

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