Healthcare & the Mediterranean Refugee Crisis

Wednesday, June 21, 2017, Dinner from 5 – 7 p.m., Presentation from 7 – 8 p.m.

Join the Cafe and Gallatin Refugee Connections for an evening of Mediterranean cuisine and a discussion about the global refugee dynamic with a focus on health care in refugee camps. The Community Cafe will serve a Syrian inspired meal from 5 – 7 p.m. followed by a presentation at 7 p.m. led by Dr. Katie Woods, a Bozeman-based family physician working at the Montana State University student health service. Over the past 2 years, Dr Woods has provided medical care to refugees fleeing the Syrian civil war in Lesvos, Greece and northern Jordan. Dr. Woods will discuss her work and the perspectives of the refugees she met in this humanitarian crisis.

 

This event is part of Gallatin Refugee Connections’ World Refugee Week event series. For more information visit Facebook.com/GallatinRefugeeConnections.