Edition 7 – Improving Communities, Improving Health

Edition 7 – Improving Communities, Improving Health

Improving Communities, Improving Health By Jeffrey Sanchez Citation Sanchez J. Improving communities, improving health. Harvard Public Health Review. Summer 2015;7. Improving Communities, Improving Health When we talk about health care, we are often referring to hospitals or other acute facilities, imagining women and men in scrubs, long waits in emergency rooms, that distinctive smell of disinfectant. […]

Edition 7 – A Case for the Future of Global Health

Edition 7 – A Case for the Future of Global Health

A Case for the Future of Global Health By Justin Healy, MD MPH Citation Healy J. A Case For The Future Of Global Health. Harvard Public Health Review. Summer 2015;7. A Case for the Future of Global Health A child today is more likely to live past infancy than at any other point in history. Her […]

Edition 7 – Single-Payer Health Reform: A Step Toward Reducing Structural Racism in Health Care

Edition 7 – A Case for the Future of Global Health

Single-Payer Health Reform: A Step Toward Reducing Structural Racism in Health Care By Dominic F. Caruso, MD/MPH Candidate; David U. Himmelstein, MD; Steffie Woolhandler, MD Citation Caruso D, Himmelstein D, Woolhandler S. Single-payer health reform: a step toward reducing structural racism in health care. Harvard Public Health Review. Summer 2015;7. Single-Payer Health Reform: A Step Toward […]

Edition 6 – Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening: Investing in Health Care Systems

Edition 6 – Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening: Investing in Health Care Systems

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening: Investing in Health Care Systems By Lydia E. Pace MD, MPH and Ingrid T. Katz MD, MHS Citation Lydia E. Pace and Ingrid T. Katz. Breast and cervical cancer screening: investing in health care systems. Harvard Public Health Review. Spring 2015;6. Breast and cervical cancer screening: investing in health care systems […]

Edition 5 – Self-Interest as Motivation for International Cooperation Toward Universal Healthcare

Edition 5 – Self-Interest as Motivation for International Cooperation Toward Universal Healthcare

Self-Interest as Motivation for International Cooperation Toward Universal Healthcare By Dustin T. Holloway, PhD Citation Holloway D. Self-interest as motivation for international cooperation toward universal healthcare. Harvard Public Health Review. Spring 2015;5. Self-Interest as Motivation for International Cooperation Toward Universal Healthcare According to the World Health Organization, over a billion people lack the healthcare they need, […]

Edition 5 – Universal Health Care: The Affordable Dream

Edition 5 – Universal Health Care: The Affordable Dream

Universal Health Care: The Affordable Dream By Amartya Sen, PhD Citation Sen A. Universal Health Care: The Affordable Dream. Harvard Public Health Review. Spring 2015;5. Universal Health Care: The Affordable Dream Twenty-five hundred years ago, the young Gautama Buddha left his princely home, in the foothills of the Himalayas, in a state of agitation and agony. […]

Edition 5 – Dispelling Myths about Surgery’s Role in Global Health

Edition 5 – Dispelling Myths about Surgery’s Role in Global Health

Dispelling Myths about Surgery’s Role in Global Health By Paul Farmer, MD, PhD Citation Farmer P. Dispelling myths about surgery’s role in global health. Harvard Public Health Review. Spring 2015;5. Dispelling myths about surgery’s role in global health. The past few decades have seen enormous changes in the global burden of disease. Although many people, especially […]