TEDx Talk: Frontline Health Workers Count for Global Health

Vanessa Kerry

How can training new doctors and nurses in resource-limited countries cure more than people? With all the investments made in global health over the last decade, why are we still struggling to deliver care? Do we in fact have the model right? Beyond infrastructure and medicines, we need people to build sustainable robust country-led health systems. We can change the status quo by creating a pipeline of highly trained health professionals who will train generations to come. Seed Global Health partners with the Peace Corps to pair US clinicians with public sector teaching institutions in resource poor countries to help nurture the future caregivers and educators in these countries of great need.

April 11, 2018
Year of publication
2013
Resource types
Video and audio clips
Tags
frontline health workers (FHWs), health systems

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