Online Program

Global health in medical education

Monday, November 2, 2015: 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
This session provides an overview of the intersection between public health and medicine, in the area of global health. Presenters will describe innovations in programs for global health education.
Session Objectives: Describe major innovations in global health education. List 3 ways to engage global communities in education programming.
Omar Khan, MD, MHS, FAAFP
Omar Khan, MD, MHS, FAAFP

Educating and Exposing Medical Students and Residents to Global Health through Low Fidelity Simulation   
Aaron Hultgren, MD, MPH, MAT, Carlo Canepa, MD, Michael Turchiano, MD and Vibha Gupta, MD
Assessing the application of evidence-based clinical guidelines by medical service trips (MSTs)   
Christopher D. Dainton, MD, CCFP, Charlene H. Chu, HBScN, RN, GNC(C), Henry C. Lin, MD and Lawrence C. Loh, MD, MPH, CCFP, FRCPC
Developing short-term medical experiences for long term impact: Global health education for community based primary health care in Nicaragua   
Laura Parajon, MD, MPH, Desiree Sanabria, Andre Scarlatto, Ana Williams, DDS, MHA, MPH, Ann Marie Castleman, MPH, David Parajon, MD, MPH, MBA, Alexis Siegel, MPH and Roberto Martinez, MD, MPH

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Organized by: International Health
Endorsed by: APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

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