Global Classroom 2017

Foundations of Sustainable Development

Week 9 Readings

Required reading:

World Health Organization, & World Health Organization. (1978). Alma Ata DeclarationGeneva: World Health Organization.

Singh, P. (2016). Dying and Living in the Neighborhood: A Street-Level View of America’s Healthcare Promise. JHU Press. [Read up through the end of Chapter #1 only]

Papanicolas, I., & Jha, A. K. (2017). Challenges in international comparison of health care systemsJama318(6), 515-516.

Singh, P., & Chokshi, D. A. (2013). Community health workers—a local solution to a global problemNew England Journal of Medicine369(10), 894-896.

City Health Works (2017). Overview, Service & Impact: Making Connections Where None Exist, p. 1-7.

Cotlear, D., Nagpal, S., Smith, O., Tandon, A., & Cortez, R. (2015). Going universal: how 24 developing countries are implementing universal health coverage from the bottom up. World Bank Publications. [Read Introduction only]

Dwyer-Lindgren, L., Bertozzi-Villa, A., Stubbs, R. W., Morozoff, C., Mackenbach, J. P., van Lenthe, F. J., … & Murray, C. J. (2017). Inequalities in Life Expectancy Among US Counties, 1980 to 2014: Temporal Trends and Key DriversJAMA Internal Medicine.

Further reading:

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