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Medical Missions to a Syrian Refugee Camp in Lebanon: Stories from the Field

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 2:30pm to 3:30pm

Goldwin Smith Hall, G142
232 East Ave, Central Campus

A presentation of the Ottoman and Turkish Studies Initiative (OTSI).

Come hear about ways that Cornell faculty and alumni are engaging in important work, using their skills and knowledge beyond the ivory towers of academia. Panelists will discuss their volunteer work in refugee camps in northern Lebanon with the Syrian American Medical Society this past summer.

Panelists

SHWETA IYER
Pediatric Emergency Medicine, NYU Langone Health

JOSYANN ABISAAB
Emergency Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine

MOSTAFA MINAWI
Associate Professor of History and Director, Ottoman & Turkish Studies Initiative, Cornell University

Co-sponsors

Comparative Muslim Societies Program
Near Eastern Studies

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