Some university curricula struggle to present evidence-based promotion of global health principles and global health diplomacy within an undergraduate setting.
Author Archives: Globalization and Health
Deforestation due to tobacco farming began to raise concerns in the mid 1970s.
In recent years, the world has witnessed the tragic outcomes of multiple global health crises.
Near the end of 2013, an outbreak of Zaire ebolavirus (EBOV) began in Guinea, subsequently spreading to neighboring Liberia and Sierra Leone.
Progress in achieving maternal health goals and the rates of reductions in deaths from individual conditions have varied over time and across countries.
First generation migrants are reportedly at higher risk of mental ill-health compared to the settled population.
Mapping studies describe a broad body of literature, and differ from classical systematic reviews, which assess more narrowly-defined questions and evaluate the quality of the studies included in the review.
Collaboration between Sub-Saharan African researchers is important for the generation and transfer of health technology assessment (HTA) evidence, in order to support priority-setting in health.
Good governance may result in strengthened performance of a health system.
Nutritional disorders are now spreading worldwide both in developed and developing countries.
Diseases don’t respect borders, so efforts to control and eliminate diseases must also be flexible and adaptable enough to effectively reach the populations that live in the areas around national frontiers.
Short term medical missions (STMMs) are a form of unregulated and unsanctioned, grass roots, direct medical service aid from wealthier countries to low and middle income countries.
There is a wide range of intellectual work written about health research, which has been shaped by the evolution of diseases.
Low and middle income countries have adopted targeting mechanisms as a means of increasing program efficiency in reaching marginalized people in the community given the available resources.