Seth Stevenson Web Developer, Marketing and Communications September 7, 2011Global Health Learning Collaborative Join us for a new health education initiative brought to you by the Department of Global Health, the Masters of Public Health Program, the Heartland Global Health Consortium and Pioneer.The Global Health Learning Collaborative (GHLC) is a discussion-based seminar that will provide an introduction to global health’s key concepts and principles. Participants will explore best practices and structural violence as they relate to health care. Discussions will include critical analysis of non-governmental organizations, varying models of health care delivery, the social impact of hygiene and sanitation and more! Highlighting inter-professional collaboration, the GHLC will include members from the Des Moines University community, Methodist and Mercy Residency Programs and the Heartland Global Health Consortium partner schools. Participants in the GHLC will broaden their scope of global health and will be empowered to be effective global citizens.Interactive sessions will begin on Tuesday, September 13, 2011 from 5:30-7 p.m. and continue on a monthly basis. For questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.Come join us and become an active agent of change!SessionsAll sessions will be in Munroe 101 from 5:30-7 p.m.DateSessionSep 13Session 1: Introduction to the course and Global HealthOct 4Session 2: Case Study: Latin AmericaHiral Patel, D.O.’14 Abigail Koker, D.O.’14 Alexis Beinlich, D.O.’14Oct 25Session 3: The Lost Decade: Latin American Economic Crisis of the 1980s Associate dean Global HealthNov 15Session 4: CAFTA/NAFTA—Consequences of Economic Integration Assistant professor Master of Public HealthDec 1Session 5: Political Turmoil in 20th Century Latin AmericaJan 19Session 6: Urbanization Rural vs. Urban LifeAccess to Health Care: Various Models for Delivery, Structure of Health SystemsFeb 9Session 7: Water, Hygiene, Sanitation, and Rural HealthFeb 23Session 8: Vector-Borne Illnesses, NTDsMar 8Session 9: Chronic Illnesses and Family Planning/Maternal HealthApr 5Session 10: The Role of NGOsProgram Implementation and Development Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.