Doing global health projects creates bonds of caring and makes us into better people. ... The vast majority of global health projects succeed in building compassion, empathy and perspective.
Volunteer medical staff underwent training through the World Health Organization in Freetown, Sierra Leone, Africa. ... There is a huge need for continued investment in their public health systems,” he said.
But, you need to separate your travel bug from a genuine interest in global health. ... Global health programs that fund medical students are not easy to come by.
I didn't have the opportunity to go to Cuba until I attended a global health education conference sponsored by the WHO (World Health Organization) and PAHO (Pan American Health Organization) ... I gave a talk about global health education and
Hometown: West Chester, Pa. Family: Husband, one daughter. Medical school: Des Moines University (formerly University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences). ... As leaders in health care service, women's opportunities to positively impact family
The 2009 Lancet/University College London Global Health Initiative Commission called climate change “the biggest global health threat of the 21st century.” The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates climate change will ... Recently, the United
She was a regent from 1999-2005. He husband, Richard Schuster, FACP, accepted a faculty appointment as a Professor in the new College of Public Health at the University of Georgia ... to develop a Center for Global Health Systems, Management, and Policy.
Medical textbooks bear the difficult task of keeping up with health care's constant changes. ... These chapters provide an overview of global health, the economics of hospital care, principles of medical ethics, the core competencies of hospital medicine,
I've had the privilege of training in our primary care residency program and mentoring, who are now making a difference too—in primary care practice, health policy, global health, as ... I was very interested in women's health, so I thought it would be
Besides a wide range of clinical topics, the conference offered sessions on the patient-centered medical home, practice management tips, and the environment's impact on global health, to name a