[Global Health: teaching approaches in Italian and foreign University Faculties of Medicine].

Abstract

Global Health is an academic subject which focuses on the importance of social, economic, political, demographic and environmental determinants on health. This narrative review examines undergraduate and postgraduate teaching approaches to Global Health in the main Faculties of Medicine in Europe, America and Asia. Differences were found in contents, methods and general approaches to teaching medical students about Global Health in the faculties examined.

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@article{Furia2013GlobalHT, title={[Global Health: teaching approaches in Italian and foreign University Faculties of Medicine].}, author={Giuseppe Furia and Serena Carovillano and Giulia Silvestrini and Stefania Bruno and Maria Giovanna Ficarra and Walter Ricciardi}, journal={Igiene e sanità pubblica}, year={2013}, volume={69 2}, pages={171-82} }