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Jason Nickerson

Why did it take an Ebola outbreak to realize the importance of health systems?

Aug. 21, 2014 – This post originally appeared on www.jasonnickerson.ca I work in an area of research and practice that garners immense public interest when terrible things happen: wars, Read More

David Flood

Acute-on-chronic food insecurity in Guatemala

Aug. 14, 2014 –   The Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) released a report this week predicting a food security crisis in Central America in early 2015 due Read More

Anita Chary

The Disruption of the “See-And-Treat” Paradigm: Cervical Cancer Prevention in LMICs

Aug. 13, 2014 – In recent years in global health, visual inspection with acetic acid (VIA), or “the vinegar test,” has widely been heralded as a simple and cost-effective cervical Read More

James Hudspeth

“Africa, With U.S. Help, Graduates More Doctors” @NYTimes

Aug. 12, 2014 – I’m happy to see the work of the Medical Education Partnership Initiative making into the mainstream media, as a series of articles on their 4-year work is Read More

Suchita Shah

“Obesity Is Not the New Tobacco” 

Aug. 12, 2014 – Obesity Is Not the New Tobacco | Kapil Khatter. This interesting Huffington Post article by family physician Kapil Khatter highlights that the scourge of tobacco has by Read More

 

Journal Watch

Malaria Journal

Malaria treatment policy change in Uganda: what role did evidence play?

BMC Public Health

Analysis on associated factors of uncontrolled hypertension among elderly hypertensive patients…

Social Science and Medicine

Symptomization and triggering processes: Ovarian cancer patients’ narratives on pre-diagnostic…

Social Science and Medicine

Re-conceptualising holism in the contemporary nursing mandate: From individual to…

BMC Public Health

Distribution of lipid parameters according to different socio-economic indicators- the…

Global Health Action

Acceptability of impregnated school uniforms for dengue control in Thailand: a mixed methods…

Lancet Global Health

[Correspondence] Value of management education to enhance health systems

Lancet Global Health

[Correspondence] Sustainable development goals and country-specific targets

Malaria Journal

Monitoring long-lasting insecticidal net (LLIN) durability to validate net serviceable life…

Intl J of Health Geographics

Spatial optimization of residential care facility locations in Beijing, China: maximum equity…

BMC Public Health

Gender differences in a resources-demands model in the general population

BMC Public Health

Perceptions of HIV/STI prevention among young adults in Sweden who travel abroad: a qualitative…

Lancet Global Health

[Correspondence] Association between economic growth and early childhood nutrition – Authors’…

Lancet Global Health

[Correspondence] Association between economic growth and early childhood nutrition