Kigali Convention Center - KG 2 Roundabout, Kigali, Rwanda
Dr. Lisa Avery is an academic, clinician and global health specialist in sexual and reproductive health. Her research focuses on improving the health and lives of marginalized populations, with emphasis on women and adolescents’, through development and implementation of innovative health, program and policy interventions that are informed by gender equality, health equity, rights based, participatory and intersectionality frameworks. She has over 20 years of successful implementation, evaluation, knowledge translation/mobilization and transition to scale of large scale international collaborative global health research and capacity building projects. She holds an MD (Obstetrics and Gynecology) and Masters in Global Public Health.
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Balancing access to care and care responsibilities among women healthcare workers: Breaking down international evidence and solutions for communities, families and women.
Kigali Convention Center - Room MH 1-1
Healthcare work has long been disproportionately shouldered by women, both professionally and privately in less formal settings. Globally, the pandemic and its response Read More
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