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Lecture Series on Global Health

24.10.2018

We proudly invite you to attend the next lecture on Global Health.

Wednesday, 24 October 2018
Prof. Paul Garner, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
Systematic reviews: what have they ever done for tropical medicine?

Paul Garner is one of the foremost leaders in the area of evidence synthesis for global health and tropical medicine.
Drawn early from his experience as medical officer in Papua New Guinea towards addressing public health issues critically, he has been instrumental in setting up systematic reviews in Tropical Medicine issues under the Cochrane Collaboration for Infectious Diseases.
A Professor at the world renowned School of Tropical Medicine in Liverpool, he leads a Cochrane network of over 300 people synthesizing research to inform global, regional and national policies in tropical infections and conditions relevant to low- and middle-income countries.
Paul Garner has also made himself known in debunking myths and misbeliefs in global health and holds honorary Professorship appointments with Chongqing Medical University (China); Christian Medical College, Vellore (India); and Stellenbosch University (South Africa): His work in Evidence Synthesis increasingly in the WHO effort in securing evidence for their guidelines.

Location:
Room F1.08
Pettenkoferstrasse 14, 80336 Munich

Time:
At 18:00, followed by reception

Registration:
Entrance is free of charge. Please note that only a limited number of seats are available and entrance will be granted on a first-come first-serve basis. Please register online through the online registration form.

For more information on both speakers, please see the info sheet.