Ebola Webinar

Fielding faculty member David Willis is hosting a special Fielding Graduate University Webinar this Saturday, October 25th, from 9:00-10:00am PT (16:00 – 17:00 UTC/GMT) entitled: Ebola: What You Need to Know and How You Can Help.

The webinar will address: the local situation in Liberia, West Africa; perceptions of Ebola; lessons learned and what is needed; as well as a Q & A.

Speakers will include:

  • Mr. Aminu Shittu – Head of UN Field Office, Zwedru, Grand Gedeh County, Liberia and Fielding Graduate University PhD Student
  • Dr. Elsie Karmbo – County Health Officer, Zwedru, Grand Gedeh County, Liberia
  • Mr. Emmanuel Bryma Momoh – Human Rights Officer, UN Field Office, Zwedru, Grand Gedeh County, Liberia
  • With comments from North America from: Dr. Marie Farrell, Fielding Graduate University, USA

Go To Meeting details were emailed out to faculty, staff, and students. Please try contacting the library (library@fielding.edu) or David Willis for more information.

Many resources were highlighted in the original webinar invitation, including these articles from the World Health Organization and the Huffington Post.

Don’t forget to check our yesterday’s blog post, Humanitarian Updates via ReliefWeb, to learn more about how to find the latest global crisis and disaster information.

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