International Health Program
The one specialist bibliographic abstracting and indexing database devoted to public well being, completing the image of worldwide medical and health analysis by capturing key literature that is not covered by other databases. Whereas scores of infectious diseases continue to threaten humankind, USAID-led efforts through the Emerging Pandemic Threats program are strengthening well being techniques around the world by building higher capability to detect outbreaks, mitigate transmission, and stop epidemics.
The 19th century held major discoveries in medicine and public health 12 The Broad Avenue cholera outbreak of 1854 was central to the development of recent epidemiology The microorganisms responsible for malaria and tuberculosis were identified in 1880 and 1882, respectively.
This work helps meet the U.S. commitment to help at the very least 31 countries in reaching the targets outlined within the World Well being Safety Agenda CDC’s intensive global well being presence and experience are important to achieving these targets.
The MScGH aims to organize college students to work in organizations such as international organizations (e.g. WHO, UNICEF, ICRC…), civil society akin to non-governmental group (e.g. MSF, Care, Oxfam…), public sector at national (e.g. Ministry of well being of foreign affairs, development agency) or native stage (e.g. public well being authorities), public non-public partnerships and personal sector (e.g. pharmaceutical trade).
On the identical time, we commit to creating big changes in small worlds by way of ongoing collaborations with our companions in targeted communities to promote complete development in well being and properly-being and make main modifications over the long run.