Expert blogs

Regular blogs posted by an expert in the field of global health.

Global Health Society on Mental Health: International Students

Global Health Society on Mental Health: International Students

If you’re from the UK and study in UK Higher Education, you’re likely to count international students among your mates....

Global Health Society on Mental Health: A Refugee Perspective

Global Health Society on Mental Health: A Refugee Perspective

Rebecca Farrington is a G.P. in Salford and Senior Lecturer at the University of Manchester. She reflects on how general...

Interviews from the frontline: global mental health

Dr Ross White is Reader in Clinical Psychology at the Institute of Psychology, Health and Society, University of Liverpool. He...

Interviews from the Frontline: Research

Interviews from the Frontline: Research

Harriet Gliddon is a postdoctoral research associate at the London Centre for Nanotechnology, and is affiliated with the i-sense EPSRC Interdisciplinary Research Centre. Her...

Health 2020: Health and Wellbeing Indicators

The International Festival of Public Health will be occurring next week on the 1st July 2016, hosted by the Manchester Urban...

INTERVIEWS FROM THE FRONTLINE: PUBLIC HEALTH

INTERVIEWS FROM THE FRONTLINE: PUBLIC HEALTH

Anisa Jafar is a trainee doctor in the North West of England and gives her perspective on the battlefront that is public...

Healthcare and Homelessness

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

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...

Global Health and Philosophy

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

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...

Gaining a global perspective on health; skyping Gulu University Medical students

Reflection on a skype meeting between medical students from the University of Manchester and Gulu University, Uganda, to share ideas...

European Antibiotic Awareness Day

Dr Diane Ashiru-Oredope is the Pharmacist Lead for the Public Health England’s Antimicrobial Resistance Programme and chair of the UK-Antibiotic...

Health Systems Thinking

Dr Katie Reed worked in Sub Saharan Africa for 9 years mainly involved in malaria control. She was the programme...

What is global health?

Mukesh Kapila, CBE is Professor of Global Health and Humanitarian Affairs at the University of Manchester. He has worked extensively with the UK...

Educating the Next Generation of global doctors

Every fortnight we will publish a blog post by an expert in the field of global health. Professor Tony Freemont,...