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    One Health: From AIDS to Zika - Webinar Recording Now Available

    Posted by Sophie Teague on Dec 15, 2016 1:25:02 PM

    by Richard Riegelman MD, MPH, PhD Profession and Founding Dean, Milken Institute School of Public Health, The George Washington University

    As Zika spreads to the U.S., climate change becomes a daily reality, and the presence of antibiotic resistance becomes a threat to human health, the One Health movement has emerged to help us understand how it all fits together. One Health looks at the relationship between human, animal, and ecosystem health and offers the potential for dramatic progress if the health professions work together to address these issues.

    Learn more about the One Health initiative in this webinar recorded on December 1st, 2016.

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    Topics: allied health, Health, Author, Global health, health administration, Health Science, Richard Riegelman, Webinar, Diseases

    Global Health Workshop at Unite for Sight

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Aug 5, 2016 2:02:03 PM

    Richard Skolnik – Author of Global Health 101, Third Edition

    In April 2016, Unite for Sight asked me to facilitate a workshop on teaching global health at its annual Global Health and Innovation Conference. This followed a similar workshop I led in April 2014.

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

    • How teachers and students might keep up to date in such a rapidly changing field
    • Some of the key value and content issues in teaching global health
    • How participants might get better access to selected global health “experts”
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    Topics: Global health, Richard Skolnik, Diseases, Global health, Richard Skolnik Blog

    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: Ebola, Global health, Richard Skolnik, The Consortium of Universities for Global Health, The Kaiser Family Foundation, Center for Disease Control (CDC), Diseases, Doctors Without Borders, Frontline on PBS, Global Health 101, HealthMap, Richard Skolnik Blog, Teaching Ebola, The Lancet

    Bioterrorism and Health Care Managers

    Posted by sharonb on Oct 6, 2014 8:00:11 AM

    Four years ago, I posted a blog asking the question, "Are health care professionals prepared for disasters?"  and closed with the following:

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    Topics: administration, health administration, Health Administration, health care management, Sharon B. Buchbinder, bioterrorism, disaster preparedness, Sharon Buchbinder Blog, Diseases

    Just Published: Introduction to Human Disease: Pathophysiology for Health Professionals, Sixth Edition

    Posted by Tory Jones on Mar 27, 2014 9:35:15 AM

    The all-new Sixth Edition of the best-selling Introduction to Human Disease: Pathophysiology for Health Professionals is here.

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    Topics: allied health, Epidemiology, Health, New Edition, Global health, health administration, health professionals, Health Professions, Health Science, New Text, Medication, new edition, Disease, Mental Illness, National Health, Treatment, Diagnosis, Diseases, Human Diseases

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