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The U.S. commitment to global health : recommendations for the public and private sectors / Committee on the U.S. Commitment to Global Health, Board on Global Health, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies.

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Subject: World health > Government policy > United States.
Global Health.
Public Policy.
Financing, Government.
Financing, Organized.
Social Control Policies.
Health.
Policy.
Population Characteristics.
Economics.
Americas.
Social Control, Formal.
Sociology.
Geographic Locations.
Delivery of Health Care.
Social Sciences.
Health Care Economics and Organizations.
Geographicals.
Anthropology, Education, Sociology and Social Phenomena.
United States.
North America.
Genre: Electronic books.

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  • ISBN: 9780309138222
  • ISBN: 0309138221
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xix, 278 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), color map
  • Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, 2009.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note: Scale up existing interventions to achieve significant health gains -- Generate and share knowledge to address health problems endemic to the global poor -- Invest in people, institutions, and capacity building with global partners -- Increase U.S. financial commitments to global health -- Set the example of respectful partnership -- Call to action -- A. Statement of task -- B. Committee biographies -- C. Public committee meeting agendas -- D. Working group meeting agendas -- E. Commissioned paper: IOM Committee on the U.S. Commitment to Global Health: Global Health Governance Report / by Lawrence Gostin and Emily Mok -- F. Commissioned paper: Sharing knowledge for global health / by Anthony D. So and Evan Stewart.
Summary: The U.S. Commitment to Global Health examines ways in which the United States could contribute to advances in global health, including the following four areas of action: Generate and share knowledge to address problems endemic to poor countries, Invest in people, institutions, and capacity building in resource-poor settings, Increase both quantity and quality of U.S. financial commitments to global health, Be a respectful partner and leader.
Language Note: English.
Source of Description Note: Print version record.
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