Lecture%204%20-%20Global%20Health

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Global Health Global Health Network Supercourse Project,  University of Pittsburgh Building a Global Prevention Network to Share Knowledge and Wisdom
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Mission of this lecture 1.Teach every student in the world about global health 1. Develop a global health network for students to tackle local to global health problems.
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The Universal Declaration of Human Rights “Everyone has the right to a standard of living adequate for the health and well being of himself and his family, including food, clothing, housing and medical care.” Universal Declaration of Human Rights, 1948
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International Health “International health refers to the interlocking and interrelated health status of people throughout the world and to efforts to improve the health of all people of every country.” Last, Foege
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Public health, medicine, and nursing: parts of the same puzzle
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Global health is an important new term, and an important new concept. The Institute of Medicine refers to global health as "health problems, issues and concerns that transcend national boundaries, may be influenced by circumstances or experiences in other countries, and are best addressed by cooperative actions and solutions."
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