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    Webinar: The Health of Women - Going Beyond Reproductive Health

    Posted by Susanne Walker on Oct 9, 2019 10:10:53 AM


    By Richard Skolnik, MPA, Author of Global Health 101, Fourth Edition

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    When addressing the health of women, the global health literature has largely focused on reproductive health. Yet, the leading causes of death and DALYs in women globally center on cancer, cardiovascular disease, mental disorders, musculoskeletal disorders, and other non-communicable diseases.

    In this webinar, Global Health 101 author, Richard Skolnik, broadly explores women’s health and what can be done to address women’s health issues that go beyond reproductive and sexual health. Richard will also comment on women's involvement in global health efforts and how we might enhance the training of women leaders in global health.  REGISTER here for Skolnik's October 31st webinar.

    Just published this week, the new Fourth Edition of Global Health 101 offers a full chapter that covers women's health issues as well as two additional career chapters on the Navigate 2 platform. To learn more about the Global Health 101, its scope of coverage, and new features, visit:

    About the Author

    skolnik teaching at YaleRichard Skolnik, MPA - Yale, School of Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut
    Richard Skolnik has spent more than 40 years working on international development and global health and was formerly a lecturer in the Yale School of Public Health, the Yale School of Management, and the George Washington University School of Public Health.


    Topics: Richard Skolnik, Global Health 101, Global health, Richard Skolnik Blog

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