Upcoming Events

Bending the Arc- International Film Event

Date/Time:
Wednesday, Mar. 14, 2018, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Location:
120 Clemens Hall, North Campus

Cost:
free

Sponsor:
UBSSW Global Interest Group

Contact:
Shannon Linehan, (607) 752-1694 (sdlineha@buffalo.edu)

Film screening and moderated discussion to follow. Food provided. Panelists and discussant to be announced.


Film overview:
A documentary about how a group of doctors, activists, and community members shifted resources and life-saving services to the world's most poor and vulnerable. Case examples in Haiti, Sierra Leone, Rwanda, and Peru

Challenging powerful governments and institutions that deemed it unsustainable to treat health epidemics in poor areas, Partners In Health developed a model of worldwide collaboration and training for community health workers.



For more information:

http://bendingthearcfilm.com/about/