Corpus ID: 41214889

Global health is (local) public health.

  title={Global health is (local) public health.},
  author={M. Bentley and G. Van Vliet},
  journal={North Carolina medical journal},
  volume={71 5},
Global Health Learning Outcomes in Pharmacy Students Completing International Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences
The CUGH competency framework appears to be a suitable instrument to assess pharmacy students’ global health learning outcomes and PharmD participation in international APPEs led to significant improvement in all CUGH Competencies. Expand
A Scholarship of Practice Revisited: Creating Community-Engaged Occupational Therapy Practitioners, Educators, and Scholars
A community-engaged SOP model is described, the evidence justifying the need for such a model, and strategies to effectively create community-Engaged practitioners, educators and career scientists within occupational therapy are described. Expand
Transformative Nature of Global Partnerships.
Challenges and opportunities of public health research in Nepal.
  • S. Shrestha
  • Medicine
  • Kathmandu University medical journal
  • 2014
The ongoing fight against HIV/AIDS, threats of Ebola, malaria, tuberculosis, and other epidemics, including those like the occasional cholera outbreak in the authors' own backyard will keep us honest about their previous successes. Expand
Exploring the role of the pharmacist in global health.
Understanding the definition of global health and how it can be applied to the profession of pharmacy is explored to understand the potential role of the pharmacist within global health practice and program delivery, research, and policy. Expand
Understanding the relevance of global health to North Carolina.


Global health is public health
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