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Events in "Cuba" research area
Feb
9
2010
International Health Aid: What can we learn from Cuba?
February 9, 2010 starting at 6:30 PM until February 9, 2010 8:30 PM
The Haiti earthquake has drawn the world’s attention to the vulnerabilities of people living in low and middle income countries where capacities to respond to daily health needs remains dangerously weak. Despite the outpouring of humanitarian aid in the aftermath of this tragedy, and furthermore the billions of dollars going to global health in the past decade, we see that international health aid has contributed very little to building capabilities in countries for responding to day-to-day needs, let alone crises like the recent earthquake.
Nov
4
2008
INTERSECTORAL ACTION TO IMPROVE HEALTH: Applying evidence, achieving impact
November 4, 2008 starting at 8:00 AM until November 4, 2008 5:00 PM
WHAT HAS BEEN LEARNED? WHAT IS NEEDED? WHAT IS NEXT? Monday-Tuesday, Nov. 3-4, 2008
Nov
3
2008
INTERSECTORAL ACTION TO IMPROVE HEALTH: Applying evidence, achieving impact
November 3, 2008 starting at 8:00 AM until November 3, 2008 5:00 PM
WHAT HAS BEEN LEARNED? WHAT IS NEEDED? WHAT IS NEXT? Monday-Tuesday, Nov. 3-4, 2008
Oct
22
2008
Cuba’s National Health System: An Update - 30 Year after Alma Ata
October 22, 2008 starting at 1:00 PM until October 22, 2008 2:00 PM
Dr. Mariano Bonet, Director, National Institute of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Microbiology, Havana, Cuba
Apr
24
2007
Building health security in an era of globalization:
What we can learn about local capacity from Cuba and Ecuador

April 24, 2007 starting at 12:00 AM until April 24, 2007 12:00 AM
With similar GDPs and populations, Ecuador and Cuba present a world of contrasts! Despite the World Bank’s continued emphasis on economic growth being a prime determinant of improving health and reducing poverty, empirical evidence suggests ot
Aug
29
2006
Globalization, Tourism and Health: What Can We Learn from Community Response in Cuba?
August 29, 2006 starting at 12:00 AM until August 29, 2006 12:00 AM
Featuring Jerry Spiegel, Liu Institute for Global Issues: The impact of tourism on gender and health in coastal communities: A collaborative Cuban-Mexican-Canadian pilot study on globalization and health
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