Dr. Shafik Dharamsi: Research in a Canadian Vision for Global Health

Dr. Shafik Dharamsi: Research in a Canadian Vision for Global HealthPower and Privilege in the Production of Knowledge

by Dr. Shafik Dharamsi

I had the privilege of participating in the CCGHR dialogue on the role of research in a Canadian vision for global health. I came away both inspired and conflicted. As a global health researchers, particularly someone from a high-income countries who conducts research in low and middle income countries, I encounter a number of ethical challenges. I will never forget the words of a women from Ecuador who told us that researchers from around the world come regularly to study her community.

Click here to read more http://www.ccghr.ca/power-and-priviledge-in-the-production-of-knowledge/.

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Independent, civil society media featuring Ismaili Muslim community, inter and intra faith endeavors, achievements and humanitarian works.

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