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    Teaching Ebola

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Oct 27, 2014 10:04:17 AM

    Richard Skolnik – Author of Global Health 101

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    Topics: Global health, Richard Skolnik

    Some “Crowdsourcing” on Teaching Global Health

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Jun 17, 2014 10:22:58 AM

    Richard Skolnik – Author of Global Health 101

    In April 2014, Unite for Sight asked me to facilitate a workshop on teaching global health at its annual Global Health and Innovation Conference.

    The aims of the 90-minute workshop were to exchange ideas about:

    • The learning objectives of introductory courses in global health
    • The content of an introductory course on global health
    • Approaches to teaching global health that encourage student interest and learning

    The workshop attracted about 75 people. Almost everyone in the workshop was involved with teaching global health but a few participants were students of global health or former students of global health.

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    Topics: Richard Skolnik, Global health

    Your Student’s Future in Global Health – Some of What They Need to Know … and Not Know

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Feb 26, 2014 9:08:59 AM

    Richard Skolnik – Author of Global Health 101

    Students regularly come to me asking what they need to know to work in Global Health. They also frequently ask what I wish I had known when I was their age (which was almost too long ago to remember, of course)! Let me offer some comments below on “what I would want to know (and not know) if I were you.” Hopefully, this will help answer at least some of the questions that are on students’ minds, as they think about pursuing a career in Global Health.

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    Topics: Global health, Richard Skolnik

    Teaching about Health Equity and Equality

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Jan 31, 2014 10:14:09 AM

    Richard Skolnik – Author of Global Health 101

    Equity and equality issues are central to Global Health and we want all of our students to be able to take an “equity lens” to Global Health concerns. Thus, it is critical to introduce equity and equality early in our courses and to reinforce these themes throughout the courses.

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    Topics: Global health, Richard Skolnik

    Keeping Up in Global Health – What’s New, Important, and Valuable for Teaching

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Dec 30, 2013 11:17:14 AM

    Richard Skolnik – Author of Global Health 101

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    Topics: Richard Skolnik, Global health

    Webinar with Richard Riegelman Examines the Current Status of Undergraduate Public Health Education

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Dec 4, 2013 1:09:22 PM

    [embed]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PjYY4dljEdc[/embed]

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    Topics: Essential Public Health series, public health education, Public Health, Richard Riegelman, Webinar, webinar

    Global Health and the Allocation of “Scarce Resources”

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Oct 11, 2013 1:52:50 PM

    Richard Skolnik – Author of Global Health 101

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    Topics: Richard Skolnik, Global health

    Update on Undergraduate Public Health Initiatives

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Oct 7, 2013 10:18:34 AM

    Written by Richard K. Riegelman, MD, MPH, PhD – Editor and Author of the Essential Public Health Series

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    Topics: Richard Riegelman, The Essential Public Health Series

    Teaching a Four Session Global Health Course – to Seasoned Professionals

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Aug 5, 2013 11:20:12 AM

    Richard Skolnik – Author of Global Health 101

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    Topics: Richard Skolnik, Global health

    Teaching about Undernutrition

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Jun 26, 2013 10:10:44 AM

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    Topics: Richard Skolnik, Global health

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