Archive for agosto 3rd, 2011

Dr. Smita Pakhalé (Epi & Biostat)

Hello, Caste and castism related atrocities are an inhuman reality for millions living in countries such as India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Pakistan, SriLanka. This marginalized population invariably contributes most to the staggering morbidity and...

Dr. Oscar Mujica, Washington DC

There are, indeed, many things popping out for closer scrutiny when reading the paper that I am left wondering if my apparent difficulty to extract (and synthesize) the ‘big picture’ here has something to do with an inherent haphazard...

Laura C. Altobelli -Lima, Peru

From your perspective, what are three key recommendations regarding the social determinants of health that you would like to suggest for the Regional Position Paper? Consider empowerment or agency as a social determinant of health. There...

Mariano Rojas FLACSO-Mexico

I would like to start by distinguishing between two components of health: clinical health (also known as diagnosed health) and experienced health (also known as subjective health and usually measured as health satisfaction ). Experienced health...