The Importance of Palliative Care for an Aging World

English/Spanish Transcript of Interview with Rab Razzak, M.D. Director, Outpatient Palliative Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medicine Transcripcion Ingles/Español de la Entrevista con Rab Razzak, M.D. Director, Cuidado Paliativo Ambulatorio, Johns Hopkins Medicine  English  What is Palliative Care? Palliative care is specialized care for people with serious illness. We deal with any serious illness at any stage or at […]

The Global Health Service Partnership; Building Global Health Security One Student and One Patient at a Time

In 2006 the World Health Assembly issued its landmark report that focused world attention on the critical shortage of skilled health workers (midwifes, nurses, physicians) in 57 countries and linked the shortage to attainment of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). They reported that where the density of skilled health workers is higher, the probability of […]