We need to change the language of #globalsurgery. This is not "time off" or "vacation" or "volunteering". This is real #surgery!
— Adam L. Kushner (@globalsurgeon) January 13, 2012
If you believe in the value of each life, you must defend and deliver the right of every person to the highest attainable standard of health
— richard horton (@richardhorton1) May 7, 2012
3. Global health is about equity, the creation of a fair society where differences are minimised across wealth, education, gender, place.
— richard horton (@richardhorton1) February 6, 2013
Today there are no longer natl programs: we must connect w our neighbors, the region, & the world. The world is a global village #openaccess
— Agnes Binagwaho (@agnesbinagwaho) March 18, 2013
"Don't come to my country and not let me challenge you. Don't plan for me. I am the expert of my needs." @agnesbinagwaho #cugh2013
— USC Global Health (@USCGlobalHealth) March 14, 2013
#Africa is where bad #development ideas go to die.
— Calestous Juma (@calestous) March 27, 2013
Too often, public health is seen as a luxury, an optional extra that can easily be cut in times of financial stress. Wrong, wrong, wrong.
— richard horton (@richardhorton1) April 21, 2013
Why do we have the development model all wrong. The people with the money are still the ones telling the ones without what's good for them— TMS Ruge (@tmsruge) April 29, 2013
“The force of our ideas is, in effect, so noisy that it can stop us listening to other perspectives.” - Lord Nigel Crisp#globalhealth— IAEF (@IAEForum) May 3, 2013