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Working in international child health

Author: Caroline Dueger; Cliff O' Callahan; American Academy of Pediatrics. Section on International Child Health,
Publisher: Elk Grove Village, IL : American Academy of Pediatrics, [2008]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2nd editionView all editions and formats
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Face the challenges of working or volunteering in international child health with the advice from this practical guide. Contents include: Key information for those who want to become more involved in caring for children in poorer nations; Resources and recommendations on how to prepare for international health work; Sections designed to benefit those already working in the field; Details on training, continuing  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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American Academy of Pediatrics. Section on International Child Health.
Working in international child health.
Elk Grove Village, IL : American Academy of Pediatrics, ©2008
(DLC) 2008925449
(OCoLC)269432468
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Caroline Dueger; Cliff O' Callahan; American Academy of Pediatrics. Section on International Child Health,
ISBN: 9781581105452 1581105452 1282890786 9781282890787
OCLC Number: 729166822
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 275 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Cover; Working in International Child Health --
2nd Edition; Copyright © 2008 American Academy of Pediatrics; Editorial Board; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Foreword; Introduction; Chapter 1: Supporting International Health Efforts While at Home; Chapter 2: Getting Information About Opportunities; Chapter 3: Evaluating Potential Assignments; Chapter 4: Preparing for Work in Bon Chien, Haiti, or Banda Aceh, Indonesia--Sample Cases; Chapter 5: Preparing for Assignments in Under-Resourced Areas; Chapter 6: What to Take With You; Chapter 7: Keeping Healthy While on Assignment. Chapter 8: Personal Safety AbroadAppendix A: Annotated Bibliography for Work in Developing Countries; Appendix B: Acronyms in International Health; Appendix C: Child Survival Indicators; Appendix D: Resources; Internet Resources; Appendix E: Selected International Health/Tropical Medicine Training Centers; Appendix F: Directory of Overseas Opportunities; Index; Back Cover.
Responsibility: author, American Academy of Pediatrics, Section on International Child Health ; editors, Caroline Dueger, Cliff O'Callahan.
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Face the challenges of working or volunteering in international child health with the advice from this practical guide.  Read more...

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