Grand Rounds: 2011.03.23


Dr. Kumanan Wilson, Canada Research Chair in public health policy, Associate Professor Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Ottawa, Scientist, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute.

Why do people reject vaccines? Moving from policy to science.

Educational Objectives:

  1. Briefly describe the elements of the modern anti-vaccination movement
  2. Provide potential solutions to address vaccination concerns
  3. Demonstrate how epidemiological analyses can reconcile the viewpoints of both sides of the debate

THE OTTAWA HOSPITAL – Civic Campus – Amphitheatre

  • Wednesday, March 23th, 2011
  • 12:00 to 13:00 p.m.

(Video-linked to the General Auditorium, Riverside Amphitheatre, and Montfort Hospital 2D111 & the Irving Greenberg Family Cancer Centre A3735)

Note:  This Grand Rounds presentation will  be Webcast.

The Ottawa Hospital Medical Grand Rounds is an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Ottawa. Phone no. for OTN participants during question period is 613-798-5555 x78952.

Refreshments (coffee, tea, water) will be provided. You are welcome to bring your own lunch.

THANK YOU- Dept of Medicine Education Fund