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Jamaica - CAIHR at 20: Celebrating Global Impact and Charting the Future


  • Nigel Eon Harris Room The University of the West Indies Jamaica (map)

The Caribbean Institute for Health Research (CAIHR), where STRiDE Jamaica is based, is hosting a special Symposium to mark their achievements over the past 20 years as a specialised centre of The University of the West Indies engaged in health research to enhance the well-being of the peoples of the Caribbean.

This Symposium entitled “CAIHR at 20: Celebrating Global Impact and Charting the Future” will be held on Wednesday 18 September and Thursday 19 September in the Nigel Eon Harris Room, Regional Headquarters of The UWI, Mona, commencing at 8:30am.

Please join them to share your insights and perspectives on CAIHR's globally bench-marked work to address the regional and global challenges related to Nutrition and Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) in Jamaica and across the Caribbean. 

Please see the attached agenda and registration form: CAIHR AT 20 Registration Form

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Please remember to wear purple on World Alzheimer's Day, 21 September, to raise awareness of dementia and to honour those living with the condition and their carers. 

Please contact stridejamaica@gmail.com for the detailed STRiDE Jamaica’s programme of events for World Alzheimer’s Month.

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