Assignment: In Dr. Jody Heymann’s interview on she discusses examples of health policies that affect women and children.
Why are such global health policies put in place?
Discuss a global health policy that affects your area of discipline. Is there anything you would change about this policy?
Requirements: One page, 3 cited sources from required reading.
Benatar, SR, Gill, S & Bakker, I. (2011). Global Health and the Global Economic Crisis. American Journal of Public Health, Vol. 101, No. 4, pp. 646-653. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2009.188458. Retrieved from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC305232…
WHO Maximizing Positive Synergies Collaborative Group (2009). An assessment of interactions between global health initiatives and country health systems. The Lancet, 373: 2137–69.
Labonté, R, & Schrecker, T. (2007). Globalization and social determinants of health: the role of the global marketplace (part 2 of 3). Globalization and Health, 3(6), 1-17. Retrieved from http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1744-8603…