Migration, Urbanization, and the Health Transition in Peru
Learning Areas:Basic medical science applied in public health
Diversity and culture
Protection of the public in relation to communicable diseases including prevention or control
Systems thinking models (conceptual and theoretical models), applications related to public health
Define the primary economic, demographic and environmental pressures affecting human livelihoods in Madre de Dios. Describe the primary health issues affecting people living in Madre de Dios. Compare differences in livelihoods and health among people living in urban vs. rural areas, road vs. river communities, and mining vs. non-mining families
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Any relevant financial relationships? No
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