Migration and Health Care Panel Discussion


Thursday, May 5, 2016, 12:30pm to 2:00pm


CMES, Room 102, 38 Kirkland St, Cambridge, MA

The Center for Middle Eastern Studies presents a panel on migration and health care featuring Elizabeth H. Shlala, Saime Ozcurumez, and Lloy Wylie

Obstacles to Securing the Right to Health Care for Sri Lankan Domestic Workers in the GCC
Elizabeth H. Shlala
, academic member, IGA Global Migration Initiative, London School of Economics and Political Science, and former LSE Fellow in International History; 2015-16 Visiting Scholar, CMES

Health Care Service Delivery in Times of Crisis: Turkey and the Syrian Crisis
Saime Ozcurumez, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science and Public Administration at Bilkent University; 2015-16 Visiting Scholar, CMES

Issues and Innovations in Refugee and Immigrant Health: Results and Reflections from Canada
Lloy Wylie, Assistant Professor in the Schulich Interfaculty Program in Public Health, appointed to Psychiatry, Pathology with a cross appointment to Anthropology at Western University, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Ontario

Discussant: Noora A. Lori, Assistant Professor of International Relations, Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies, Boston University

Contact: Liz Flanagan
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