THE GALA

Hungry for Change Gala is back! Join us for a formal evening of cocktails, dinner, silent auction, and global health education with the theme of “health as a human right”. Proceeds from this year’s ticket sales help support Schulich medical students as they travel on global health electives as well as the chosen charities for the 2017 gala, Haven Toronto and Meals on Wheels London. More information about the charities can be found here.

THURSDAY MARCH 23rd, 2017
DOORS OPEN AT 6PM
DINNER SERVED AT 6:30 PM
GREAT HALL, WESTERN UNIVERSITY CAMPUS

Free parking can be found in lot X & K after 4PM and lot W after 7PM.
Click here for more information about parking and to access the Western parking map.

Silent auction items include Toronto Notes, $100 NASH gift card, a signed pair of pointe ballet shoes from the National Ballet of Canada, and more!

Ticket purchasing for this year’s gala is now closed.

This Year’s Speakers:

Professor Jacob Shelley holds a joint appointment with the Faculty of Law and the School of Health Studies in the Faculty of Health Sciences, and a cross appointment to the Schulich Interfaculty Program in Publich Health. He is interested in issues that arise at the interface of law, health science, and ethics.

Dr. Naheed Dosani is a Palliative Care and Family Physician in Toronto. After completing his training, he founded PEACH (Palliative Education And Care for the Homeless), a program at Inner City Health Associated (ICHA) in Toronto, aimed at providing supportive and quality-of-life treatments for homeless and vulnerably housed patients with life-limiting illness.