Palestinians and Palestine Refugees in the COVID-19 Pandemic
Organized by UNRWA Health Programme, The Lancet, WHO, MAP UK and IFMSA
About this event
date Wednesday, May 20, 2020 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM (EEST) [*see note below]
HIFA profile: Tony Waterston is a retired consultant paediatrician who worked mainly in the community in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK. He spent 6 years working in Zambia and Zimbabwe and directed the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health Diploma in Palestinian Child Health teaching programme in the occupied Palestinian territories. He was an Editor of the Journal of Tropical Pediatrics and is on the Executive Committee of the International Society for Social Pediatrics. His academic interests are child poverty, advocacy for child health and children's rights. He is currently the lead moderator of CHIFA (HIFA's sister forum on child health and rights). www.chifa.org He is also a member of the HIFA Steering Group.
Tony.Waterston AT newcastle.ac.uk
[*note from HIFA moderator (NPW): EEST = Eastern European Summer Time (Paris, Geneva)]