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Dr. Jeconiah Louis Dreisbach

Dr. Jeconiah Louis Dreisbach (PhD Candidate in Humanities and Communication, Universitat Oberta de Catalunya) is an assistant professorial lecturer at the Filipino Department of De La Salle University in Manila, where he teaches courses in Philippine languages, cultures, and media. He is also a doctoral researcher in critical sociolinguistics for the UOC research group Language, Culture, and Identity in the Global Age (IdentiCat) in Barcelona. He is also interested in the political, cultural, and linguistic aspects of public health research.

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In the Crosshairs: On Gender, Race, and Firearm Violence  By Dr. Caroline Light A Conversation with Epidemiologist Céline Gounder This is part …

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Embracing Social Media as a Modern Means of Health Promotion: Can We “Like” and “Share” Our Way Towards Better Population Health? By …

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Dr. Adam Eid Ramsay is co-editor-in-chief of HPHR.

An Opportunity for Cross-jurisdictional Learning: COVID Response Virtual Learning Cafes By Hanna Tessema DrPH, MPH, MSW and Anne E. Siegle, DrPH Share …

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Changes in Income and Household Spending During Early Months of COVID-19 Pandemic Reveal Racial and Ethnic Disparities Among Older Adults By Melissa …

In this second piece together, Sofia and Nick stress the urgency of fighting for health equity for Canada's Indigenous populations – now.

Here, Sofia Weiss Goitiandia talks to activist Nick Bauer about the injustices committed against Indigenous peoples in Canada, which do not always receive the attention they deserve.

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Tackling COVID-19 in Resource-constrained Settings: Experiences from India and Vietnam By Linh Vu Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share …

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The Importance of Telemedicine in Brazil During the COVID-19 Outbreak By Rafael Knack MD​, Taliê Hanada MS, Kamilla Mayr MS, Renata Knack …

Muslim-majority Countries Have Fewer COVID-19 Cases and Deaths: A Cross-country Analysis of 165 Countries During the 3 Global Peak Dates in 2020-2021 …

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Disproportionate Suicidality in LGBTQ+ Youth in the United States Through a Socioecological Framework By Samantha Rea MPH, Willa Chen MPH, Michelle Ikoma …

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Out of the Shadows: Centering the “T” in LGBTQ+ Health Care By Ellis P. Barrera Citation Barrrera E. Out of the shadows: …

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Beyond Performative Activism: An Exploration of Motivators to Participate in Anti-Racist Activism Through the Lens of Self-Determination Theory Munjireen S. Sifat, PhD, …

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Legislation Study in Public Health: An Exploration of the Mental Health Ordinance in Hong Kong By Amelia Lo Citation Lo A. Legislation …

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Decriminalizing HIV in Colombia By Johnattan Garcia Ruiz, MPH, LLB; Sergio Duran Silva LLB; Lina Maria Caicedo Rodriguez, LLB; Maria Alejandra Perez …

40 - AI to Transform the Drug Approval Process and De-Risk Drug Development

AI to Transform the Drug Approval Process and De-Risk Drug Development By Cherubin Manokaran Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter …

Edition 47 - The Absolute Necessity of Plant-Based Diets for the Health of the Earth and Her Inhabitants

Diabetes Intervention: A Study of the Effectiveness of a Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) System and Health Coaching on Type 2 Diabetes Management …

40 – Perceptions of the COVID-19 Vaccines and Rationale Surrounding the Decision to Vaccinate Among Pregnant Women of Color In the U.S.-Lessons Learned from Four Focus Groups

Perceptions of the COVID-19 Vaccines and Rationale Surrounding the Decision to Vaccinate Among Pregnant Women of color in the United States: Lessons …

Edition 47 - The Absolute Necessity of Plant-Based Diets for the Health of the Earth and Her Inhabitants

The Absolute Necessity of Plant-Based Diets for the Health of the Earth and Her Inhabitants By Marijane Hynes, MD, ABOM Share on …

Edition 53 – Dreaming Up Well Futures: Social Movements and Public Health

Dreaming Up Well Futures: Social Movements and Public Health By Alexandria L. Dyer Citation Dyer A. Dreaming up well futures: social movements …

This vlog discusses the importance of integrating the dental and medical fields when approaching cancer treatment plans.

A Tough Pill to Swallow By Dr. Dhairya Shrivastava, MBBS, MBA Dr Dhairya Shrivastava discusses the preparedness of the Indian government against …

Second Wave of Covid-19 and Its Effect on Children’s Health During the Ongoing Covid-19 Pandemic in India

Second Wave of COVID-19 and Its Effect on Children’s Health During the Ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic in India By Pallab Chakraborty and Dr. …

A Tough Pill to Swallow By Dr. Dhairya Shrivastava, MBBS, MBA Dr Dhairya Shrivastava discusses deteriorating work safety conditions healthcare workers in …

Quinn Blog 10

Dr. Quinn discusses advancing black feminism in public health

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toddler's hand, a spoon and a messy table with food

In this blog, Naina Qayyum, reflects on insights from her conversation with parents on child feeding experiences and challenges. It is part 2 of 2 in the series 'Those Who Feed Us'.

Children eating food

In this piece Naina Qayyum, shares her experience of interacting with parents to learn about their child feeding practices. Part 1 is a vlog.

Tuskegee

Dr. Ryan Montoya discusses Tuskegee - then and now

Dr. Celine Gounder

In the Crosshairs: On Gender, Race, and Firearm Violence  By Dr. Caroline Light A Conversation with Epidemiologist Céline Gounder This is part …

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The past few months have underscored the importance of staying curious in all my endeavors.

A Tough Pill to Swallow By Dr. Dhairya Shrivastava, MBBS, MBA Dr Dhairya Shrivastava discusses the situation of ASHA workers in India …

A Tough Pill to Swallow By Dr. Dhairya Shrivastava, MBBS, MBA Dr Dhairya Shrivastava discusses the plight of Biomedical waste (BMW) workers …

A Tough Pill to Swallow By Dr. Dhairya Shrivastava, MBBS, MBA Dr Dhairya Shrivastava discusses the plight of Biomedical waste (BMW) workers …

A Tough Pill to Swallow By Dr. Dhairya Shrivastava, MBBS, MBA Dr Dhairya Shrivastava discusses the lonely case of Orphan Drugs and …

A Tough Pill to Swallow By Dr. Dhairya Shrivastava, MBBS, MBA Dr Dhairya Shrivastava discusses India’s Universal Insurance Program – Ayushman Bharat …

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An overview of the main socio-political determinants of health, based on Sumood's coverage of various health areas from conflict settings in the Arab region

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How do migrants with disabilities access healthcare services in Lebanon? what are the main barriers and possible solutions?

Dr. Quinn discusses advancing black feminism in public health

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Dr. Quinn discusses advancing black feminism in public health

"I think it’s really important that you’re involving people and asking the right questions, which isn’t just: “What’s going on,” but “Why is it going on?”"

Infant Mortality Rates by State

"With COVID, there has been an understanding of the importance of public health and what’s going on. There’s been an energizing advocacy of people demanding change."

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These are just a few of my thought-provoking favorites from the past year detailing public health, life in the South, and people working to make positive change in the region.

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Today, CHCs are responsible for serving as the primary source of care for over 28 million patients in over 13,000 communities all across the nation. Yet these widespread facilities originated in the Mississippi Delta as an innovative solution to the health disparities plaguing the region.

A map of the Mississippi Delta

"There’s a lot more diversity in these places than I think people from the outside understand."

Public health and sociology fit together nicely to lead to better insights about health outcomes. (Image: Public Health via Shutterstock)

"Exploring those issues and how people have responded and what actions and strategies they’ve taken can be very illuminating, not just for the Delta, but for the country as a whole."

An overview of the situation of Bedouins in Palestine, and how political determinants play a crucial role in determining their access to healthcare.

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In this post, Gabriel described how strong political will is important for the actualization of Universal Health Coverage

The menopause is a natural part of the female life cycle. But why do women become invisible after the menopause? Dr Jen Gunter answers my question 'Ain't I A Woman?"

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The menopause is a natural part of the female life cycle. But why do women become invisible after the menopause? Dr Naghat ARif answers my question " Ain't I A Woman?"

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