Search

1 to 3 of 3
Sort by

Library Entry
Efficacy of Brief Behavioral Interventions at Remote Area Medical Fairs

Preliminary results of study examining whether brief behavioral interventions had positive effects on patients presenting at free medical fairs in rural southwest Virginia. Outcomes studied included health confidence, subjective distress, patient satisfaction, and whether patients had taken...

RAM slides.Forum.2017.pptx


Library Entry
Short-term Medical trips: Making Them Ethical and Accountable

Describes current interest in short term trips, explains ethical objections for short term medical trips, and describes practical solutions to these ethical concerns #AAFPFamilyMedicineGlobalHealthWorkshop #medicalmissions #globalhealth

AAFP GHconference STMT ppt final.mccurryaldulaimi.pdf


Library Entry
Global Health and Natural Disaster: 
Lessons From a Local Health Care NGO at the Forefront of Nepal’s Earthquake Relief and Recovery Efforts

On April 25, 2015, a magnitude-7.8 earthquake claimed over 9,000 lives in Nepal and destroyed roughly 770,000 homes, 50,000 classrooms and 1,000 health posts. Himalayan HealthCare (HHC), a 501(c)3 nonprofit that has served Nepal’s northern Dhading District since 1992, is a key player in relief...

AAFP Presentation_Atlanta Final-2.ppt