Archive for octubre 27th, 2011

Rio Political Declaration on Social Determinants of Health

The Rio Political Declaration on Social Determinants of Health expresses global political commitment for the implementation of a social determinants of health approach to reduce health inequities and to achieve other global priorities. It will...

Social and Economic Costs of Violence – Workshop Summary

US Board on Global Health IOM Available online at: http://bit.ly/vFW1du “…..Violence not only causes physical and emotional damage, but also creates a social and economic burden on communities. Measuring these costs can be difficult, and...

Report on the State of Public Health in Canada, 2011

Youth and Young Adults —Life in Transition David Butler-Jones, Chief Public Health Officer of Canada Available online PDF at: http://bit.ly/uGPkld “…..The report considers many health issues affecting this population such as...

Apertura Cochrane Colloquium 2011 19-22 Octubre – Madrid, España

La Organización Panamericana de la Salud (OPS/OMS) apoya y promueve el desarrollo y el uso de la investigación para mejorar la vida y el bienestar de las poblaciones de las Américas, según se refleja en la Política de Investigación Para la...