What is (medical) public health? One approach to understand what is meant by the current usage of the term “public health” is to explore the multiple, complicated and complex understandings of public health among students and public health professionals/educators. The aim of this short communication is to share what a cohort of medical students at the UP considers as public health. It is our intention that this will stimulate other educators to explore their students’ understanding and add to the scholarship of public health.
The 3rd AGM of Schools of Public Health and the 4th Global Health summit will be hosted by ASPHA and held in Accra, Ghana, on 9 and 10 December 2010. Abstracts can now be submitted.
Apply today for the Community-Driven HIA certificate program at the Coady Institute, Canada. Scholarships are available for eligible candidates.
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