Global Health & Ophthalmology: How can we Help?
Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2022, 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm
with Dr. Carlos Solarte, MD, MPH
Dr. Solarte will be discussing the U of A's partnership with the University for Development Studies, Tamale Campus, Ghana as well as other international global health initiatives he has organized and been involved with such as Orbis.


Dr. Carlos Solarte, MD, MPH is an Assistant Professor and Residency Program Director in the Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences. He received his medical degree from Cauca State University and Ophthalmology from Barraquer Institute in Bogota (Colombia) and became a Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Specialist in 2006 at the University of Toronto. He joined the University of Alberta in 2012 and is currently an Assistant Professor. He is now completing a Master in Health Professions Education - Maastricht (Netherlands) with emphasis in Educational Leadership in addition to his Master in Public Health (Epidemiology).