Session: Globalization, Health and Liberation Medicine
4237.0: Tuesday, November 18, 2003: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Globalization, Health and Liberation Medicine
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Presider(s):Linnea Capps, MD, MPH
2:30 PMLiberation medicine and the people's health movement
Lanny Smith, MD, DTMH, MPH
2:45 PMCapitalism, Big-PhRMA and access to medications among the poor in Latin America
Antonio Ugalde, PhD, Nuria Homedes, MD, DrPH
3:00 PMWhy have health reforms failed in Latin America?
Nuria Homedes, MD, DrPH, Antonio Ugalde, PhD
3:15 PMPeople's health movement in the United States: Fighting injustice through solidarity and organizing
Sarah Shannon
Organized by:Socialist Caucus
Endorsed by:Asian Pacific Islander Caucus of APHA; International Health; Medical Care; Peace Caucus; Spirit of 1848 Caucus
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy

The 131st Annual Meeting (November 15-19, 2003) of APHA