Two Boats Touching: The Lived Experiences of a Neurosurgeon & Philanthropist in Indigenous Space

by SFU Faculty of Health Sciences

April 20, 2017

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April 20, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm


Mowafaghian Theatre (BLU 9960), Blusson Hall, SFU Burnaby

The SFU Faculty of Health Sciences invites you to a seminar by philanthropist and human rights activist, Dr. Michael Dan. In this lecture, which takes its title from a paradox embodied in the Two Row Wampum, Dr. Dan will share his experiences, and personal insights that led him to become a champion for Indigenous public health issues.

Dr. Dan is a former neurosurgeon, and one of Canada's most generous philanthropists.

DATE: Thursday, April 20, 2017
TIME: 12:00pm to 1:00pm
PLACE: Mowafaghian Theatre, Blusson Hall 9960, SFU Burnaby

Lunch will be provided.