PWRDF Lunch Set on October 25!

Will Affleck

The next Primate’s World Relief and Development Fund (PWRDF) lunch will take place at St Matthias’ on October 25 with speaker William Affleck.

William Affleck is a member of our congregation, and a PhD candidate in the Dept. of Psychiatry at McGill. His doctoral research examines trauma disorders in civilian male populations who have lived through war and/or political violence. His interests include suicide, refugee mental health, men’s mental health, mental health systems, and psychiatric research ethics. Outside of academics, Will is an aspiring entrepreneur who is passionate about empowering individuals and communities through social enterprise.

He will speak about how his work and faith intersect.