Mental Health In-patient Care
Professor Scott Weich talks about recent research into mental health in-patient care
The Invisible Cure: Africa, the West and the Fight against AIDS
This lecture is one event in the LSEAIDS series of Public Lectures on HIV/AIDS, Infectious Diseases and Reproductive Health funded by the Department for International Development (DFID).
Water and Sanitation Needs in Complex Humanitarian Emergencies
Presents a historical overview of the influence of water and sanitation on human health; types of water and sanitation facilities and equipment presently available and particularly suited to refugee populations displaced by war, famine, drought, and economic turmoil; and methodologies for assessing and quantifying water and sanitation needs.
AIDS: exceptionalism revisited
Dr Piot will review the response to AIDS, now and over the longer term, and examine its relationship with other key health and development issues. Peter Piot is executive director of UNAIDS and under secretary general of the United Nations.
2.3 Common maths problems and errors in the workplace
You might not realise it, but maths is an essential component of healthcare. In fact, sloppy calculations can have fatal consequences. This unit is a taster of Level 1 course materials for a Foundation Degree in health sciences, and is designed for those contemplating a future in the health services industry.
Red de Oportunidades: Conditional Cash Transfer Evidence from Panama
This paper estimates the impact of the conditional cash transfer program, Red de Oportunidades, on school enrollment, child labor, and preventive health services participation in Panama. The analysis relies on data from the Living Standards Measurement Survey of 2008. It uses a propensity score matching technique to identify the impact of the program in rural and indigenous areas of the country by replicating the selection criteria followed by the government to identify potential benefici
14.03 Intermediate Applied Microeconomics (MIT)
This class presents microeconomic theory and applications of consumer and producer behavior and welfare analysis at an intermediate level. In addition to standard competitive models, we study deviations due to externalities, asymmetric information, and imperfect rationality. We apply this material to policy debates including minimum wage regulations, food stamp provision, trade protection, educational credentials, health insurance markets, and Internet shopping.
LSE Asia Forum - 15:30 - 17:00 (Chinese Translation) - Plenary session: Health care: trust, mistrust
The fifth LSE Asia Forum took place in Beijing on 25-26 March 2010 with the support of the China Institute of International Studies (CIIS). The Forum addressed a wide range of issues of deep interest to policymakers and wider society, under a general theme relating to the recent challenges and changes that have affected the global economy. A key focus of the Forum was on the role of China in tackling the recent challenges, and what lessons can be learnt for the future. 15:30 - 17:00 - Plenary se
California Department of Public Health and Pandemics: All Hands on Deck! "California Department of Public Health and Pandemics: All Hands on Deck!" A Public Health Seminar Delivered By Dr. Mark Horton, Director of California Department of Public Health, on January 25, 2010.
"California Department of Public Health and Pandemics: All Hands on Deck!"
A Public Health Seminar Delivered By Dr. Mark Horton, Director of California Department of Public Health, on January 25, 2010.
Public Health Emergencies: The Common Thread
Dr. Fred (Skip) Burkle, MD, MPH is a Senior Fellow with the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative and a Visiting Scientist at the Harvard School of Public Health. He is a Senior Public Policy Scholar at the Woodrow Wilson Center for International Scholars in Washington DC, Professor, Department of Community Emergency Health, Monash University Medical School, Melbourne, Australia, Senior Associate Faculty, Department of International Health and the Center for Refugee & Disaster Response, Johns Hopkins
Lecture 18 - 11/30/2010
Telephone tutorial - extra topic: Health
Telephone tutorial - extra topic: Health
Russian-American Relations -- A Public Forum announcement
Recognition of the Soviet Union;George Bray; Myra Page; Ivory Cobb; Soviet Union;Announcement of a public forum to discuss Russian-American relations. Speakers include Myra Page.
TALAT Lecture 4206: Qualification
This lecture explains rules of EN 287-2 and EN 288-4; it describes importance of health and safety issues. Some knowledge of standards is assumed.
HIV/AIDS And Disability: New Research Findings From Kenya.
The WHO estimates that 10 per cent of the population in poor countries is disabled. Disabled people have and want sexual lives – and, because of their disabilities, they may also be sexually abused and exploited. In this lecture Dr Sam Tororei from the Nairobi based Regional AIDS Training Network (RATN) will present findings from the most recent research. He will talk about how in Kenya steps are being taken to protect disabled people from sexual abuse while encourage them to lead full sexual
Homelessness and Public Health in Orange County A Public Health Seminar Delivered By Dr. Eric Handler and Mr. Paul Leon, Orange County Health Care Agency, on March 8, 2010.
A Public Health Seminar Delivered By Dr. Eric Handler and Mr. Paul Leon, Orange County Health Care Agency, on March 8, 2010.
Social Enterprise Education for Health Care Professionals
This case study outlines a project to embed social enterprise activities in the Faculty of Health inter-professional learning curriculum
Alter Egos -- Episode 1: "The Flying Nurse"
Who are we away from work? Meet a cross-section of Cal State Northridge faculty and staff who are as interesting and involved off-campus as they are during working hours. At CSUN, their ideas and energy are in the mix! A web exclusive for NorthridgeMagazine.com directed, shot & edited by Krishna Narayanamurti written & produced by Brenda Roberts co-produced by David Mascarina executive producers: Vance Peterson, Ligeia Polidora, Joseph O'Connor and Randal Thomson animation by iStockPhoto.com m