AllerGen investigators praised in Parliament for their research in the area of maternal, newborn and child health

mnchAllerGen investigator Dr. Meghan Azad was pleased to join a conversation on maternal, newborn and child health (MNCH) with Prime Minister Stephen Harper and billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates in Ottawa, ON, on Wednesday, February 25.

The moderated discussion focused on ways of ensuring that MNCH remains a global priority, and the need to develop clear, measurable objectives to improve the health women and children around the world.

Dr. Azad and Dr. Allan Becker, an AllerGen investigator and a site leader for AllerGen’s CHILD Study, were recognized by Member of Parliament Joyce Bateman for their groundbreaking work in maternal and child health.