5055.0 Systems Thinking

Wednesday, November 10, 2010: 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
This session attempts to approach public health challenges from the perspective of systems thinking and systems science.
Session Objectives: * Describe the trend of health seeking among micro-credit borrowers in Bangladesh. * List specific donor policies that may undermine the development of local civil society organizations. * Describe the current state of knowledge on operating at scale in global public health.
Mike S. Bailey, MA / Co-Chair

Operating at scale in public health: Lessons and limitations of the current literature
Lisa R. Hirschhorn, MD, MPH, Alexander Irwin, PhD, Elizabeth Kersten and Rebecca Weintraub, MD

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Organized by: International Health
Endorsed by: Asian Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health, Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)

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