The shoulder to shoulder model-channeling medical volunteerism toward sustainable health change.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Rapid growth in medical volunteerism in resource-poor countries presents an opportunity for improving global health. The challenge is to ensure that the good intentions of volunteers are channeled effectively into endeavors that generate locally acceptable, sustainable changes in health. METHODS Started in Honduras in 1990, Shoulder to Shoulder… (More)

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@article{Heck2007TheST, title={The shoulder to shoulder model-channeling medical volunteerism toward sustainable health change.}, author={Jeffrey E Heck and Andrew W. Bazemore and Phil Diller}, journal={Family medicine}, year={2007}, volume={39 9}, pages={644-50} }