CLUB MEETING - EMILY PERCIVAL-PATTERSON - ROTARY SCHOLAR.

Mon 9th December 2019 at 19.00 - 21.00

Emily Percival-Patterson, Rotary Scholar, will talk to us this evening.

Subject:.

The life of a Rotary Scholar.

Speaker

Emily Percival-Patterson.

This is an extract from the successful Global Grant Scholarship application to provide financial support for Emily Percival-Paterson.  Her area of focus is Maternal and Child Health.  Emily has been accepted at the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, to pursue a Master of Science in International Public Health (Sexuality and Reproductive Health).  Based on her education and experience, her long term goal is to work in public health or medicine, to advocate for, and work towards the development of inter-sectional and interdisciplinary programming in the area of sexual and reproductive health for marginalised communities.  Specifically, Emily will use her training to advocate for members of the LGBTQ+ community and Indigenous peoples, two demographics in Canada which have historically been undeserved by the healthcare system.

Emily's address is: Sooke, Vancouver Island,Canada. 

Club Officers of the Day:

Registration Officers: Janet Keefe & Peter Woods. 

Speaker Host/Vote of Thanks: Kay Machin.

Thought for the Day: Ian Maher. 

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