World Refugee Week: Healthcare & the Mediterranean Refugee Crisis
- Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at 7:00pm
- Community Cafe, 302 N. 7th Avenue, Bozeman
Celebrate World Refugee Week!
World Refugee Day is celebrated globally on June 20. Gallatin Refugee Connections, in partnership with Bozeman-based organizations, will celebrate by hosting events to engage the local community on the global and local refugee dynamic. All events are free and open to the public.
Healthcare & the Mediterranean Refugee CrisisWednesday, June 21, 2017
Dinner from 5 - 7 p.m., Presentation from 7 - 8 p.m.
Community Cafe, 302 N. 7th Avenue, Bozeman
Join us for an evening of Mediterranean cuisine and a discussion about the global refugee dynamic with a focus on healthcare in refugee camps. The Community Cafe will serve a Mediterranean themed meal from 5 - 7 p.m. followed by a presentation at 7p.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.