Search results for "Global Health"

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ACG president seeks bigger role for women in health care

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
May 2008

Doing global health is not always the same as doing good

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.
May 2020

How med students should spend their final free summer

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.
May 2020

Cultivating creativity in medical training, FedEx style

While patients may not want a "creative approach" to their medical care, creativity is the key spice in generating groundbreaking medical research, developing a new community or global health outreach program, ... and directs the NIH-sponsored Training
May 2020

How can develop new therapies that actually save money?

It was done in Australia, funded by the National Health and Medical Research Council. ... Drs. Arthur Kellermann and Nihar Desai, from Bethesda and Yale respectively, discuss in a recent JAMA article several specific recommendations from RAND health, a
May 2020

Ebola!!! What about everything else? Influenza for instance

Committed and creative people are working all the time. We just aren't hearing much about them since apparently the most pressing global health issue right now is Ebola. . ... American, she blogs at Why is American Health Care So Expensive?, where this
May 2020

More than 1 billion disabled globally as resources diminish

More than 1 billion disabled globally as resources diminish. The World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Bank just revealed the first-ever global estimate of disability. ... This post by Val Jones, MD, appeared at Get Better Health, a network of
May 2020

Member spotlight

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.
November 2008

Whittling costs in white coats

One approach is to start with two open questions: (1) Tell me about yourself; and (2) What are your health care goals? ... Interestingly, with the infectious increase in global health experiences among medical students and residents, working in resource
May 2020

QD: News Every Day--Prevention key to avoiding global cancer epidemic

of all cases could be prevented, a report from the World Health Organization stated. ... Access to effective and affordable cancer treatments in developing countries, including for childhood cancers, would significantly reduce mortality, even in settings
May 2020

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