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Tourism and dengue: A look at the effect of an unhealthy combination

started by Gary Finnegan

For countries that depend on tourism, the economic cost of a dengue outbreak can be substantial. Afraid of catching the virus, tourists and their dollars stay away. But where are tourists learning ...

1 month ago

Dengue among Top 10 global health threats

started by Gary Finnegan

The WHO has listed dengue fever among the top 10 health threats facing the planet in 2019. Interestingly, another of the top 10 is vaccine hesitancy. This encompasses people who are 'anti-vaccine' ...

3 months ago

Dengue Illness Index: Giving patients a voice on the true burden of dengue

started by Gary Finnegan

The Dengue Illness Index is a tool for capturing the patient’s experience of dengue (rather than characterizing dengue severity) that is intended to support research. Read our interview

3 months ago

Recent Blog Posts


“Rethinking Health Care Ethics”: new open access (free download) book from Palgrave Macmillan

I’m writing to announce my new book, Rethinking Health Care Ethics, published this past summer by Palgrave Macmillan (with endorsements ...

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High quality medical education videos: Now available for free for members of The Global Health Network

Lecturios mission is to provide the world’s best online medical courses for students, doctors and clinical staff. The availability of ...

2 years ago • 3 comments (Last comment: 3 weeks ago)

Good Clinical Laboratory Practice Module 2: ‘Organisation and Personnel’ available now!

Good Clinical Laboratory Practice (GCLP) is a free, online, multi-module training course developed by The Global Health Network and the ...

3 years ago • 5 comments (Last comment: 1 month ago)

Introduction to GCLP now available in Spanish - Buenas Prácticas Clínicas de Laboratorio disponible en español

Este curso revisado provee una introducción a las BPCL, resume los principios de la BPCL y ofrece un panorama general ...

3 years ago • 3 comments (Last comment: 2 months ago)

Good Clinical Laboratory Practice Online Training Course

Introduction to GCLP is now available from the Global Health Training Centre, click here to get started:    Good Clinical Laboratory ...

4 years ago • 5 comments (Last comment: 3 months ago)