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Title Caring for the world : a guidebook to global health opportunities / Paul K. Drain [and others]
Published Toronto [Ont.] : University of Toronto Press, ©2009 (Saint-Lazare, Quebec : Gibson Library Connections, 2010)


Description 1 online resource (xiv, 264 pages)
Contents An introduction to global health -- An individual's role -- Understanding the landscape and indentifying your goals -- Medical electives, research opportunities, medical language courses, health courses and seminars, and global health conferences -- Governmental and non-governmental organizations -- Education in global health -- Funding for global health opportunities -- Trip planning and preparations -- Advice from five global health experts -- Conclusions and 25 pearls for global health
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-261) and index
Notes English
Subject Medical assistance.
Medical personnel -- Employment -- Foreign countries
Public health -- International cooperation.
Voluntary health agencies.
Volunteer workers in medical care.
World health -- Vocational guidance
World health.
International cooperation.
Global Health
International Cooperation
Medical Assistance
Voluntary Health Agencies
MEDICAL -- Physicians.
MEDICAL -- Reference.
World health
International cooperation
Medical assistance
Public health -- International cooperation
Voluntary health agencies
Volunteer workers in medical care
Form Electronic book
Author Drain, Paul K., 1974-
ISBN 9781442687530