Doctoral Fellow Jennie Phillips will participate in the Canadian Disaster and Humanitarian Response Training Program at McGill University, in Montreal QC. The program runs from May 5-18.

Phillips is volunteering and participating with an assigned role in the 4 day full-scale simulation exercise. The SimEx comprises 4 days of intensive applied learning in a simulated humanitarian emergency. Students work in teams to conduct a rapid health assessment and devise a service delivery plan that may include a vaccination campaign or field hospital.

See here for more information on the program.