SCHEMA Seminar on Data and Policies for Improving Child and Women Health

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  • DATE / TIME:
    2018•03•14    10:30 - 12:00
    Location:
    Kuala Lumpur

    The United Nations University International Institute for Global Health (UNU-IIGH) will host a public seminar, Data and Policies for Improving Child and Women Health on Wednesday, 14 March 2018 from 10:30 a.m. to 12.00 p.m. The talks will feature SCHEMA (“Systems Thinking and Place-Based Methods for Healthier Malaysian Cities”) alumni working on these issues in Malaysia and the UK. 

    Brochure available here.

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    Professor Shantini Paranjothy is the Scientific Lead for HealthWise Wales, a national initiative funded by health and Care Research Wales to engage large numbers of people in Wales with health and social care research. She is an expert in large-scale, long-term cohort studies for maternal and perinatal health. 

    Dr. Arunah Chandran is a Maternal and Child Health Officer with experience in both clinical and public health settings, and is pursuing a doctoral degree in Epidemiology in University Malaya. Her current research involves examining reproductive characteristics and cardiovascular risks in women and their policy implications.

  • SCHEMA Public Seminar 14 March 18

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    United Nations University – International Institute for Global Health (UNU-IIGH)
    UNU-IIGH Building,
    UKM Medical Centre Jalan Yaacob Latiff,
    Bandar Tun Razak,
    56000 Cheras,
    Kuala Lumpur,
    MALAYSIA.

    +603-9171-5394
    iigh-info@unu.edu

  • United Nations University – International Institute for Global Health (UNU-IIGH)
    UNU-IIGH Building,
    UKM Medical Centre Jalan Yaacob Latiff,
    Bandar Tun Razak,
    56000 Cheras,
    Kuala Lumpur,
    MALAYSIA.
    Tel : +603-9171-5394
    Fax : +603-9171-5402
    Email : iigh-info@unu.edu
    Website : www.iigh.unu.edu

    Additional Information:

    1. Logistical information
      We have very limited parking spaces at our building, being located within the HUKM hospital grounds. You are encouraged to take public transport i.e. by LRT (alight at either Bandar Tun Razak, Cheras, or Bandar Tasik Selatan stations) or MRT (alight at Taman Midah station) and take a taxi/Uber to our building (about 10 minutes’ drive).
      If you drive, please park at the nearby paid parking lots, either opposite the entrance of HUKM or within the HUKM grounds.
      In case you need assistance with directions, please call our reception: 603-9171 5394.
    2. Dressing
      We encourage smart casual dressing. You may wish to bring a piece of warm clothing/shawl, as the room may be rather cold at times.