Posts by McrGlobalHealth

Understanding the Health Workforce in Uganda: A Health Systems Approach

So what makes a strong and stable health system? What does the Health System in Uganda look like? How can we...

How Can You Support People Living With Dementia?

Dementia is a disease which affects so many people in this country. You may have a family member with dementia...

Rare Disease Day – 29th February

Rare disease day falls on the last day of February every year, and this year on the even rarer 29th...

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Storify: ‘Refugees & The Homeless: Real Stories’ Event

Relive the event or catch up on what you missed… Highlights from our “Refugees & The Homeless: Real Stories” Event...

Homeless Healthcare Society: A New Initiative

If you break it down, healthcare students have three key desires: To help those in need To overcome challenges To be...

Healthcare and Homelessness

Try starting a conversation about healthcare for the homeless and see if you can play myth buster bingo. Myth 1 – Housing...

Interviews From the Frontline: An Attempt to Battle Homelessness

Refugees and The Homeless: Real Stories

World Cancer Day

Around 7 young people are diagnosed with cancer each day and around 310 young adults and teenagers die each year. Below...

Hope for our Health Lies in Local Initiatives

Our first blog of 2016, much like the first blog published on this website highlights a notion of locality and discusses that...

Universal Healthcare Coverage Day – 12th December

Every year, 12th December commemorates Universal Healthcare Coverage Day. It is the anniversary of the first unanimous United Nations resolution...

Global Health and Philosophy

The Problem of Global Health To many, the problem of global health is fairly obvious – millions of human beings...

Endorsments

  “Global Health affects us all. This society gives everyone the opportunity to understand and become involved in the global...

Fire in the blood – A documentary screening by RESULTS

    To commemorate World AIDS day RESULTS are screening the 2013 documentary ‘ Fire In The Blood‘, the story of...

Dr Dan Magnus, Co-founder of Child.org reflects on the charity’s birth, its success and its future.

Dr Daniel Magnus is a Fellow in Paediatric Emergency Medicine at the SickKids hospital in Toronto. He has a special...