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Transforming Health Care through Self-Care: Agency and Power in SRHR

June 5, 2019 @ 2:30 am - 4:00 am EDT

Organized by PSI, the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation, the Hewlett Foundation

Transforming Health Care through Self-Care: Agency and Power in SRHR

Wednesday, June 5, 2019
6:30 AM – 8:00 AM

Vancouver Convention Centre
West Meeting Room 211
Vancouver, BC V6C 3C1


When made accessible and affordable, self-care interventions in sexual and reproductive health have transformative potential to increase individuals’ autonomy regarding their care, strengthen countries’ health systems, and ultimately pave the way toward universal health coverage. Novel technologies, along with upcoming WHO Guideline on Self-Care, provide an opportunity to refocus attention on this important approach. This session will spotlight the power of self-care in positioning individuals as active agents in their own health.

Don’t miss out on this critical conversation—convening leading voices to spotlight the power of #SelfCare4SRHR in positioning individuals as more active agents in their own health.


  • Karl Hofmann, President & CEO, Population Services International


  • Carmen Logie, Adjunct Scientist, Women’s College Research Institute
  • Lilian Benjamin, Women Deliver Youth Leader
  • Faustina Fynn-Nyame, Executive Director, Africa, Children’s Investment Fund Foundation
  • Violet Aramisi, National AIDS & STI Control Programme, Ministry of Health, Kenya

Breakfast will be provided


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June 5, 2019
2:30 am - 4:00 am UTC+0
Event Categories:


Population Services International
Hewlett Foundation


Vancouver Convention Center