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The consortium of the Research for Health System Strengthening in northern Syria (R4HSSS) programme of the Conflict and Health Research Group at King’s College London,  The Union of Medical and Relief Organisation (USSOM), Syria Research Group (SyRG), Syria Public Health Network (SPHN), and Health in Humanitarian Crisis Centre at LSHTM invite you to attend the third ‘Research for Health in the Syrian Conflict’ Conference. The conference will be held virtually on the 25th of November 2021.

This conference brings together exceptional speakers from academia, front-line health actors and NGOs to showcase original research on current issues in Syria, spanning from health system governance to epidemiology to many other disciplines within global health.

There will be 16 oral presentations for researchers in the following themes.:

  • COVID-19 response in Syria
  • Health system adaptation during the Syrian conflict
  • Access to healthcare inside Syria and in neighbouring countries
  • Burden of diseases
  • Mental health and gender sensitivity

Key note speakers:

  • Dr Aula Abbara, Imperial College London/SPHN
  • Professor Samer Jabour, American University of Beirut

The conference will be an excellent opportunity to network with fellow researchers in the field, aiming to bridge the gap between local and international researchers and humanitarian health practitioners.

Please follow the link to register:  Register

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