The Lancet Countdown: Tracking Progress on Health and Climate Change is an international, multi-disciplinary collaboration that monitors the links between health and climate change through indicators highlighting the threats to health and the solutions. The 2019 Global Report and its companion Policy Brief for the United States were released on November 13, 2019. Dr. Salas and Dr. Patz will discuss how these recent findings present a profound opportunity to improve health and the steps needed to achieve a healthier future for everyone.
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Africa Health is the principle output of African Centre for Global Health and Social Transformation (ACHEST) an initiative promoted by a network of African and international leaders in health and development. It is an independent Think Tank and a network.
To access the October 2019 issue, please use the following link: https://africa-health.com/africa-health-journals/africa-health-october-2...
The Global Health Starter Kit is a free, openly available, competency-based ‘starter’ curriculum for educators and trainees who are working toward unified standards for global oral health education to address the burden of oral diseases worldwide and their consequences. This webinar explores the journey of the Global Health Starter Kit’s development and implementation processes through educator and trainee eyes.
The Consortium of Universities for Global Health Denounces the US Withdraw from the Paris COP
Washington, DC-President Trump’s withdrawal of the United States from the Paris Agreement on Climate Change threatens the health and economic well-being of the United States and countries around the world. This decision runs counter to bipartisan support for improving health and economic outcomes in the US.
Tuberculosis (TB) is the world’s deadliest infectious disease, and its rate of decline in incidence is stalling. This must be met with a coordinated and focused global response. In this webinar, Dr.
Last year, the Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) secured a grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to work with the US academic community to increase support for US leadership and funding for global health. To achieve this objective, we are collaborating with our members to inform members of Congress, State legislators and the public about the value of global health to their community, state, nation and the world.