Mishal S. Khan, Bernie Y. Guan, Jananie Audimulam, Francisco Cervero Liceras, Richard J. Cokerand Joanne Yoong authored the paper entitled "Economic interventions to improve population health: a scoping study of systematic reviews" which has been published in BMC Public Health. DOI: 10.1186/s12889-016-3119-5.…
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Mishal S Khan, Anna Osei-Kofi, Abbas Omar, Hilary Kirkbride, Prof Anthony Kessel, Aula Abbara, Prof David Heymann, Prof Alimuddin Zumla, Dr Osman Dar authored the paper entitled "Pathogens, prejudice, and politics: the role of the global health community in the European refugee crisis" which has been published in The Lancet. DOI:…Continue
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Poor mental health contributes to poor HIV prevention, treatment and care outcomes. This paper documents factors associated with psychological distress among men who have sex with men (MSM) in Cambodia and discusses potential ways in which routine mental health management could be…
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Hello to all members. A Certificate in Global Health Pharmacy is being offered on 7th to 9th April 2016.
For more details please, click on the image, and contact firstname.lastname@example.org Register now!…Continue
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Hello to all members! This course starts on February 23, 2016
This introductory global health course aims to frame global health's collection of problems and actions within a particular biosocial perspective. It develops a toolkit of interdisciplinary analytical approaches and uses them to examine historical and contemporary global health initiatives with careful attention to a critical…
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Below is an interesting read concerning the intersection of health and human rights in India.
A two day Western Region Public Hearing on Right to Health Care was organized in Mumbai on 6-7 January, 2016 by the National Human Rights Commission in collaboration with Jan Swasthya Abhiyan, a network of civil society organizations working on health issues. The States of Maharashtra, Gujarat and…Continue
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Dr Ligia Kiss, PhDcorrespondenceemail, Nicola S Pocock, MSc, Varaporn Naisanguansri, Soksreymom Suos, MA, Brett Dickson, BA, Doan Thuy, MA, Jobst Koehler, Kittiphan Sirisup, Nisakorn Pongrungsee, Van Anh Nguyen, MA, Rosilyne Borland, MA, Poonam Dhavan, MPH, Cathy Zimmerman, PhD authored the paper entitled "Health of men, women, and children in post-trafficking services in Cambodia, Thailand, and Vietnam: an observational cross-sectional study", which has been published in The Lancet, Volume…Continue
The 6th International Conference on Public Health Among the Greater Mekong Sub-regional Countries starts today in Khon Kaen, Thailand. The theme of this year is Health Service System in a Borderless Community.
We will regularly update this blog from Khon Kaen so please come back to follow what is going on there. If you are in Khon Kaen please stop by at the HSA…Continue
Policy-relevant systematic reviews to strengthen people-centred health systems
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Tolib Mirzoev, Associate Professor, International Health Policy and Systems, University ofLeeds, United Kingdom
Contextual influences on the role of evidence in health policy development: Insights from India and Nigeria…Continue
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Date: Thursday 2 October
Venue: Cape Town International Convention Center
Moderator: Tolib Mirzoev, Associate Professor, International Health Policy and Systems,
University of Leeds, United Kingdom
• Alayne Adams, Senior Social Scientist, International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease
Research, Bangladesh (ICDDR,B), Bangladesh
Developing a problem-solving reflex: Training a health workforce for…Continue
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Not sure if you have seen this report but the UNDG Asia-Pacific Social Protection Issues Brief has interesting contents and useful stats on…Continue
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“Nowadays, problems are fragmented and reduced by public policies, academic formats, market-place interests and mass media headlines; new paradigms of growth, power, wealth, work and freedom must be embedded into the cultural, social, political and economic institutions to counteract the asymmetries of power…Continue
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The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) are approaching its target date at the end of 2015. The UN website tracks down the progress and reports the achievements and the gaps of each country to fulfill these goals. In HealthSpace.Asia previously, there was a report of how Asian regional…Continue
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Thank you HSA new members who registered during 5th International Conference on Public Health among Greater Mekong Sub-Regional Countries in Yangon. We are excited to have you on this social platform which is aimed for health professionals for sharing knowledge and we look forward for your participation.
We encourage you to learn more about Our Healthspace.Asia and getting to know members. Now take a…
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I was about to share my experiences in attending the 5th GMS conference during September 28-29, 2013. It was honored to be accepted for oral presentation for my Health promotion topic.I would like to share my abstract and presentation to anyone who are interested in this topic.
Strengthening and Evaluating Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention at the Community Level in Thailand: A Comparative…Continue
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Sharing this as I thought it would be useful to those working in health screening to know of the work being done in north India. I visited over the weekend and was very impressed by the energy and passion of the team, as well as the structure of the collaboration between Philips Healthcare, RAD-AID and PGIMER Chandigarh. Guess the Clinton Global Initiative was impressed too since it recognized the effort at last year's meeting :)…Continue
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