Delaware Journal of Public Health
Volume 4, Issue 4

Global Health

The Delaware Journal of Public Health (the Journal), a periodic, electronic publication, is the signature peer-reviewed journal of the Academy/DPHA. The Journal is Delaware-focused, but frequently includes articles, editorials, and research from national sources.

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Article 1. In this Issue: Global Health
Omar A. Khan, MD, MHS and Timothy E. Gibbs, MPH

Article 2. Global Maternal and Child Health: A Research Partnership's Appoach for Addrressing Challenges and Reducing Health Disparities in Developing Countries
Richard J. Derman, MD, MPH; Shivaprasad S. Goudar, MD, MHPE; Frances J. Jaeger, AM, MPH, PhD; Omar Khan, MD, MHS

Article 3. Rwanda Health and Healing Program
James Plumb, MD, MPH; Ellen J. Plumb, MD; and Desmond McCaffery

Article 4. What the Global Health Community Can Learn from Africa
Debora Kamin Mukaz, MS and Melissa Melby, MPhil, PhD

Article 5. Delaware Cancer Mortality Continues to Decrease; Public Health Releases Annual Cancer Report
Kara Odom Walker, MD, MS, MSHS

Article 6. Jewish Family Services of Delaware's Response to the Global Refugee Crisis
Lourena Gboeah, MSW

Article 7. Global Health's Grand Challenge: Achieving Healthy Populations and a Sustainable Planet
Keith Martin, MD, PC

Article 8. Perspectives: Hurricane Maria - Global Disaster, Local Response
Timothy E. Gibbs, MPH, NPMc

Article 9. Travelers Should Continue Taking Measures to Prevent Zika and Other Diseases
Sean Dooley

Article 10. Teaching Global Health at an Academic Health Center in Delaware: the Evolution of a Global Health Curriculum and Global Health Residency Tracks at Christiana Care Health System
Ellen Plumb, MD, MPH; Karla Testa, MD; and Omar Khan, MD, MHS, FAAFP

Article 11. Study Abroad for Pre-Health Profession Students
Donald C. Lehman, EdD and Kathryn Goldman, MA

Article 12. Vaccines and Global Health
Katherine W. Smith, MD, MPH

Article 13. For Delaware's Primary Care Doctors, Exciting Times are Ahead
Adrian Wilson, DO, FAAFP

Article 14. You Can Prevent Colon Cancer by Getting Screened
Stephen S. Grubbs, MD

Article 15. Malaria: From the Hisotry and Archives Collection
Kathryn Lenart, MA