Global health

Defining international or global health is important and some consider global health synonymous with public health. Select one of the following two statements:

  1. Global health is public health requiring similar training and research methods.
  2. Global health is a separate discipline requiring specific training and research methods.

Identify at least two arguments that support the selected statement and provide sources to support those arguments. Identify and discuss one historical event that is important in how global health is understood today and how that event supports your argument. For one of your substantive responses, identify another classmate that selected the opposite statement and provide at least one point of agreement and one point of disagreement.

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