- HIV/AIDS Community participation Obesity Equity and empowerment Occupational medicine Mental health Redesigning health services Patient Safety Emergencies Malaria Family Medicine Environmental and non health sector policies Surgery Social determinants GIS Research and education Non-communicable chronic diseases Gender Migration Information and communication technology Hypertension Health information and technologies Vulnerable groups Prevention and infection control Foreign policy Cardiovascular diseases Healthcare financing Diabetes Bioethics mHealth Primary health care Youth Communicable chronic diseases Urban health Tobacco Tropical neglected diseases Physiotherapy Sickle cell disease Healthcare Refugees Healthcare delivery New roles and responsibilities of health personnel Capacity building E-health Patients Nursing Elderly Public-private partnerships social accountability Tuberculosis Empowerment Civil society self-management Physical activity Vaccines Hepatitis Respiratory chronic diseases Cancer Lifestyle Drugs and diagnostics
Abstract and Sessions by Thematic Tracks (work in progress)
- GHF2006 – PS03 – Most Neglected Diseases on Alternative Approaches to New Drug Development: Two R&D Initiatives
- GHF2006 – PS11 – Public-Private Partnerships: Beneficial or Undermining? on From Basic Research to Drug Delivery: When are PPPS Needed?
- Mako on Children’s Health in Ecologically Polluted Regions: Georgia
- DR: Sohair Abdulla on Adherence to the Diabetics and Hypertensive Treatment Guidelines for Health Workers in Health Facilities: Ibadan, Nigeria
- Hein39 on Affordable Diabetes Care: Cambodia
Posted on 12/11/2012 | No CommentsSurgical services provide important preventive and life-saving strategies. Contrary to prevailing opinion, essential surgical procedures can be provided in district hospitals at a cost per DALY equivalent to other well-accepted preventive procedures.
Posted on 05/09/2012 | No CommentsSession Outline Parallel session PS18, Tuesday, April 20 2010, 11:00-12:30, Room 2 Chair(s): Pierre Hoffmeyer, Head, Department of Surgery, Geneva University Hospitals, Switzerland Charles Mock, Medical Officer, Department of Violence and Injury […]
Posted on 10/01/2012 | No CommentsBasic surgical skills training outside the theatre is often a luxury since it requires mannequins, instruments, sutures and proper guidance. We strive to make it available to Everyone Everywhere. Our teaching tools are simple, structured and durable and make it possible for anyone, anywhere to set up a complete basic surgical skills course for 16 students in 30 minutes.