The 1st paper published today was an analysis at that looked into GH publications. The results pose the question of whether global health is simply an extension of international health, rather than a field of its own.
I have thoughts! Best new summary of this is in - global health is still largely aspirational and we have to move beyond it's predecessor, international health. Global health should = equity focused, public health approach *everywhere*.
What is considered as global health scholarship? A meta-knowledge analysis of global health journals and definitions by (EV 2018) et al.
New article with & in on what is considered global health scholarship
"global health has not truly moved beyond its predecessor, international health. There is a need to define the parameters of the discipline and investigate the disconnect between what is published in global health versus how the field is defined."
New in : Our analysis suggests the need to better align what is published as global health scholarship w our aspirations for better health worldwide. Thank you , , and for your partnership on this.
« The focus of publications in global health journals poses the question of whether global health is simply an extension of international health, rather than a field of its own. »
The world is experiencing global issues such as climate change, rapid urbanisation, rising income inequality, anti-microbial resistance; all of these require a global..action. The pandemic of COVID-19 is potent reminder of such a need. #globalhealth
Excited to see this paper out - well done
"Global health as a discipline needs to more clearly articulate a global focus in its scholarship and align publications with this focus" via
Congratulations to on this excellent analysis of what is considered #GlobalHealth scholarship. Raises important questions about a disconnect between its definition and its focus.
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