Invitation to a lunchtime talk, Edinburgh, 18 October 2018

9 October, 2018

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

Are you in and around Edinburgh, Scotland at lunchtime on Thursday 18th October 2018, 1-2pm, Seminar Room 4, Chrystal Macmillan Building, University of Edinburgh? If so, we invite you to this stimulating lunchtime talk by author Callum Christie, ‘Goodbye Colonialism, Farewell Feudalism’: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/closing-years-of-the-british-empire-in-afri...

This seminar is jointly hosted by the Zambian UK Health Workforce (ZUKHWA) and Friends of Chitambo SCIO. Colonialism is a contentious subject. However, Callum approaches it sensitively. As a District Officer in the Zambian Colonial Service, he was noted for his empathy with the Zambian people and he is very generous in his support of our cause. Please support him if you can.

Where?: Seminar Room 4, Chrystal Macmillan Building, University of Edinburgh (old medical school)

When?: Thursday 18th October 2018, 1-2pm

What?: Free lunchtime talk, by suggested donation of £3 to Friends of Chitambo (FoCH) SCIO or more if you can manage We support health projects at Chitambo Hospital, central Zambia.

Please sign up on EventBrite by clicking the above link or email Jo Vallis, FoCH Chair, for information: jovallis@hotmail.com

Refreshments available

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Thank you, we are planning further talks in this series so please keep an eye out for them.

Warm wishes

Jo

Dr. Jo Vallis, Chair

FRIENDS OF CHITAMBO SCIO, Registered Charity No. SC044337

_Working Towards a Healthier Chitambo District_

Mobile telephone number: +44(0)7791262918

email: jo@friendsofchitambo.org.uk

Skype: jandrval24

web address: [1]www.friendsofchitambo.org.uk [1]

Facebook page:https://www.facebook.com/friendsofchitambo/ [2]

Links:

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[1] http://www.friendsofchitambo.org.uk

[2] https://www.facebook.com/friendsofchitambo/

HIFA profile: Jo Vallis is Research Officer at NHS Education for Scotland (http://www.nes.scot.nhs.uk/) and Coordinator of Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO) Friends of Chitambo, which supports health projects at Chitambo Hospital, central Zambia: http://friendsofchitambo.blogspot.co.uk/ She is a medical sociologist with a general and paediatric nurse/nurse teaching background. She is a member of the HIFA-Zambia Steering Group:

http://www.hifa.org/forums/hifa-zambia/steering-group/9

http://www.hifa.org/support/members/jo

Email address: jo.vallis AT nes.scot.nhs.uk