Yale Institute for Global Health: “Humanitarian Grand Rounds - Health Equity in a Time of War: A View From the Ground”

Event time: 
Tuesday, April 2, 2024 - 4:00pm
Jane Ellen Hope Memorial Building See map
315 Cedar Street
New Haven, CT 06520
Event description: 

The Yale Institute for Global Health and Hani Mowafi present

Dr. Guy Shalev, Executive Director, PHR-I and Dr. Lina Qassem-Hassan, Chair of Board, PHR-I: 

“Humanitarian Grand Rounds - Health Equity in a Time of War: A View From the Ground.”

Please join us for a moderated discussion with a delegation from Physicians for Human Rights Israel about e6orts to promote equality and justice in Israel/Palestine and the humanitarian crises in Gaza and the West Bank.

Dr. Guy Shalev (PhD) is PHRI’s Executive Director and a research fellow at the Minerva Center for the Rule of Law Under Extreme Conditions at Haifa University.
He is a medical and political anthropologist specializing in the intersection of medical professionalism, national politics, and bioethics in Israel/Palestine.

Dr. Lina Qassem-Hassan is Chairperson of PHRI’s Board of Directors and a Family Medicine specialist with Clalit Health Services in Haifa & Western Galilee District. She volunteers with PHRI’s West Bank Mobile Clinic, medical missions to Gaza, and with their Prisoners and Detainees department accompanying Palestinian hunger strikers. She was part of PHR’s emergency response clinic for survivors of the October 7th massacre.

Open to: 
General Public