TEDx San Francisco: 7 Billion Well

Ruby Singhrao reports from last month’s TEDx San Franicsco conference, dedicated to advances in global health. 

On November 10th 2012, the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) hosted a TEDx conference on global health.  The conference title “7 billion well,” …

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The humanitarian impact of European laws targeting Google News

David Scales and John Brownstein from Healthmap discuss why laws aimed at news aggregators will have an unintended impact on mapping emerging health threats.

On October 20, 2010, the HealthMap system detected a report about watery diarrhea in Haiti from …

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A snapshot from “Public Health Science: A national conference dedicated to new research in public health”

Faraz Ahmed reports from last month’s Public Health Science conference dedicated to new research in public health at the Royal Society of Medicine in London, United Kingdom.

As a public health researcher, I am often asked: “what is public health …

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