Information Only - Global Health in US Medical Education: Why We Travel

Thursday, January 29, 2015 - Saturday, November 18, 2017
Dr. McRay will discuss global health as it relates to training of US healthcare providers, including those effected by the Ebola outbreak in Africa.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Differentiate between “global health” and “international medicine”.
  2. Describe the emergence of global health education as a critical interest in US medical education – undergraduate and graduate.
  3. Identify two examples of global health education at the JPS Family Medicine Residency and how these have impacted the training program.
  4. Discuss the recent Ebola outbreak in Africa, including ethical concerns raised by the experiences of US health care providers.
Speakers:
David McRay, M.D. 
Director of Maternal-Child Health,
Department of Family Medicine
JPS Health Network, Fort Worth

Target Audience:
The target audience for Grand Rounds includes physicians, pharmacists, nurses and other healthcare professionals.

To view the presentation, click the link below:
Global Health in US Medical Education: Why We Travel        

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 Registration Was Closed on Saturday, November 18, 2017