Winter 2011 Contents

Global E-Health

Mapping the World’s Diseases: GIS and Spatial Analyses for Global Health
Shalini Pammal
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8 Big Players, Small Players: Innovations in Mobile Health
Charlotte Lee
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Telemedicine in Developing Countries: Challenges and Successes
Nora Eccles
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Applying Technology to Global Mental Health Issues: Beneficial or Detrimental?
Leeann Saw
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The Impact of Social Media on Medicine: Expanding the Scope of Treatment
Megan Parsons
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MoTeCH and m2m: Using Mobile Technology to Improve Maternal Health
Homan Mohammadi
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Global Health Informatics: The Impact of the Internet on Peru’s Healthcare System
Allie Pace
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Global Health 2.0: What Does the Future Hold?
Tarina Quraishi
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Student Initiatives

Current Student Global Health Initiatives
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Interviews

An Interview with Dr. Peter Piot
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An Interview with Dr. Elizabeth Bradley
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Panorama

Altruism and Profit: The Changing Role of Pharmaceutical Companies in Global Health
Hannah Semigran
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Engulfed in a Toxic Cloud: The Effects of Coal Mining on Human Health
Rachel Sapire
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Restructuring Urban Healthcare: Beyond the Cultural Model for Immigrants’ Healthcare Disparities
Sarah McCuskee
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The Silent Killer: The Effort Toward Global Elimination of Maternal and Neonatal Tetanus
Frederic Hua
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From the Floodwaters Flow: The Impact of Water on Bangladesh
Michelle Lee
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Global Health in Japan: A Moral and Economic Dilemma
Corinne Maguire
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Neglected: Raising Funds for the “Best Buy” in Global Public Health
Sheba Mathew
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The Expert Perspective

Integration of Health Services: Theory and Practice
Jacqueline Sherris, PhD & Jeffrey Bernson, MPH, MPA
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Availability of Essential Medications for Non-Communicable and Chronic Diseases in Low and Middle Income Countries
Rajesh Balkrishnan, PhD & Sofia D. Merajver, MD, PhD
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Student Submissions 

The Issue with Quinoa and Nutrition in Bolivia
Carlos de Mestral
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Notes from the Field: A Summer in Salone
Nigel Deen
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Caring for Kakuma
Alex Palmer
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