National Academy of Medicine

Improving Global Road Safety: Corporate Sector Commitments and Opportunities

João is a sales representative for a major company in Brazil. Every day, he climbs onto his motorcycle and
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Climate Change Poses Serious Risks to U.S. Health Care System

During July 1995, Chicago was gripped by a heat wave that still ranks as one of the deadliest in U.S. history. Estimates v
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Opportunity Knocks: Population Health in State Innovation Models

In this discussion paper, the authors describe an emerging opportunity for reorienting the way we pay for health in the
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Developing a Global Curriculum for Regulators

The IOM report Ensuring Safe Foods and Medical Products Through Stronger Regulatory Systems Abroad found that a lack of workforce trainin
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A New Global Development Goal for the World’s Youngest Children

For the global development community, 2015 is a pivotal year. Under United Nations leadership, multilateral organization
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Toward Realizing an Ideal National Biosurveillance System

In October 2007, HSPD 21 called for a nationwide biosurveillance capability. Biosurveillance “in the context of human health
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Antimicrobial Resistance: A Global Public Health Challenge Requiring a Global One Health Strategy

The first test of penicillin on a human, Constable Albert Alexander in 1941, illustrat
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Elder Abuse and the Contagion of Violence: One Size Doesn’t Fit All

Elder abuse is a global public health and human rights issue. Elder abuse includes physical, sexual, and emotional ab
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