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Global Health Challenges: The Burden of Injury and Research ll

Global Health Challenges: The Burden of Injury and Research ll

Global Health Challenges: The Burden of Injury and Research ll

Stephen W. Hargarten, MD, MPH
Stephen W. Hargarten, MD, MPH
on behalf of The Medical College of Wisconsin, Inc

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Launch date: 08 Jun 2018
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Last updated: 09 Aug 2019

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Global health is an area for study, research, and practice that places a priority on improving health and achieving equity in health for all people worldwide.

Global health emphasizes transnational health issues, determinants, and solutions; involves many disciplines within and beyond the health sciences and promotes interdisciplinary collaboration; and is a synthesis of population-base prevention with individual-level clinical care.

Objectives

Review the patterns of injury globally
On completion of this course, the learner will be able to review the patterns of injury globally
Outline the major risk factors of road traffic accidents and how to prevent them.
On completion of this course, the learner will be able to outline the major risk factors of road traffic accidents and how to prevent them.
Review the research components to predict and prevent injury
On completion of this course, the learner will be able to review the research components to predict and prevent injury
Stephen W. Hargarten, MD, MPH

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Stephen W. Hargarten, MD, MPH
on behalf of The Medical College of Wisconsin, Inc

Stephen Hargarten received his MD from the Medical College of Wisconsin in 1975 and his MPH from Johns Hopkins in 1984. He is Professor and Chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine, Associate Dean for Global Health and Director of the Injury Research Center at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Hargarten’s research interests reflect an intersection of injury and violence prevention and health policy to address the burden of this biosocial disease. His work in linking data systems for understanding violent deaths informed the development of CDC’s National Violent Death Reporting System. Dr. Hargarten serves on the national boards of Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety and the Association for Safe International Road Travel. He was inducted into the Johns Hopkins Society of Scholars and was elected to the Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences in 2011. In 2014, Dr. Hargarten began serving as President of the Milwaukee Global Health Consortium, (formerly the Center for International Health), a consortium of nine member academic, health care and governmental organizations and agencies, dedicated to addressing local and global health issues including patient care, education/training, research, and community engagement. He was the founding President of the Society for the Advancement of Violence and Injury Research (SAVIR) and has served on the Violence and Injury Prevention Mentoring Committee for the World Health Organization.

Current Accreditations

This course has been certified by or provided by the following Certified Organization/s:

  • Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME)
  • 0.50 Credits

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Stephen Hargarten, MD, Associate Dean, Global Health

Stephen Hargarten, MD, Associate Dean, Global Health

No relevant financial relationships to disclose.

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