This summer, the 2022 DOHaD (Developmental Origins of Heath and Disease) World Congress held events featuring three John Dirks Canada Gairdner Award Laureates.
Drs. Vikram Patel and Cesar Victora presented at the Canada Gairdner John Dirks Global Health Award Lectures as keynote speakers on August 29th, 2022.
Dr. Vikram Patel, Fraser Mustard Lecture Awardee of KBHN, presented: “Acting Early: from Developmental Science to the Scalable Prevention of Mental Health Problems.” (Proudly sponsored by Kids Brain Health Network).
Dr. Cesar Victora presented “Child Health and Nutrition.” (Proudly sponsored by Gairdner Foundation & Telus Health).
Dr. Zulfiqar Bhutta presented “Child Nutrition and Social Inequities” as a keynote speaker for the Health Inequities and Social Determinants of DOHaD on August 29th, 2022.
Join us next week on Oct. 26 for Dr. Bhutta’s keynote at the Global Perspective Panel event. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/child-health-and-the-sustainable-development-goals-sdgs-tickets-427381679107