Toronto 2016 Knowledge Sharing Forum

  • Karline Wilson-Mitchel, Robin Mason, Ilene Hyman, Rajini Tarcicius (left to right)
    Karline Wilson-Mitchel, Robin Mason, Ilene Hyman, Rajini Tarcicius (left to right)
  • Karline Wilson-Mitchel, Vathsala Jayasuriya-Illesinghe, Nalika Gunawardena, Ilene Hyman, and Firdhosi Mehta (left to right)
    Karline Wilson-Mitchel, Vathsala Jayasuriya-Illesinghe, Nalika Gunawardena, Ilene Hyman, and Firdhosi Mehta (left to right)
  • Ilene Hyman, Sujatha Senevirathne, and Rajini Tarcicius (left to right)
    Ilene Hyman, Sujatha Senevirathne, and Rajini Tarcicius (left to right)
Karline Wilson-Mitchel, Robin Mason, Ilene Hyman, Rajini Tarcicius (left to right)
Karline Wilson-Mitchel, Robin Mason, Ilene Hyman, Rajini Tarcicius (left to right)

A one-day meeting on was held on January 20, 2016, at Ryerson University, Toronto with the participation of research team members (Vathsala Jayasuriya, Robin Mason, Karline Wilson-Mitchel), Sri Lankan collaborators (Dr. Nalika Gunawardena, SLMA and Sujatha Senevirathne the University of Sri Jayewardenepura); Firdhosi Mehta. The former Sri Lanka WHO country lead and Rajini Tarcicius from Jane Finch Community and Family Centre in Toronto. The forum provided an opportunity to share project finding from the Sri Lankan and Canadian contexts and to explore ways of addressing some of the key challenges particularly in identifying best practices in Canada.