Quality management of chronic illnesses among vulnerable older adults in a complex humanitarian setting: Outcomes and lessons learned – The case of Syrian refugees and host communities in Lebanon
Learning Areas:Chronic disease management and prevention
Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Other professions or practice related to public health
List the different components of the NCD intervention targeting older adults among Syrian refugees and host communities in Lebanon Compare outcomes of the intervention among Syrian refugees with those of host community members Describe the challenges to NCD interventions in complex humanitarian settings Discuss whether NCD management interventions are effective in a disadvantaged context of high uncertainty
Keyword(s): Chronic Disease Management and Care, Emergency Preparedness
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am in charge of overseeing and managing the evaluation component of the intervention on managing chronic illnesses for older adults among Syrian refugees and host communities in Lebanon. I have been working in the area of ageing research, policy and practice for the past 8 years. Among my scientific interests has been the evaluation of public health interventions in humanitarian settings.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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