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Health professionals for global health: include dental personnel upfront!
Umeå University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health.
2013 (English)In: Global health action, ISSN 1654-9880, Vol. 6, 1-4 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

The Global Health Beyond 2015 was organized in Stockholm in April 2013, which was announced as public engagement and where the dialogue focused on three main themes: social determinants of health, climate change and the non-communicable diseases. This event provided opportunity for both students and health professionals to interact and brainstorm ideas to be formalized into Stockholm Declaration on Global Health. Amongst the active participation of various health professionals, one that was found significantly missing was that of oral health. Keeping this as background in this debate, a case for inclusion of oral health professions is presented by organizing the argument in four areas: education, evidence base, political will and context and what each one offers at a time when Scandinavia is repositioning itself in global health.

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2013. Vol. 6, 1-4 p.
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health professionals, oral health, inclusion, global health
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Public Health, Global Health, Social Medicine and Epidemiology
URN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-79446DOI: 10.3402/gha.v6i0.21398ISI: 000321893700001OAI: diva2:641599
Available from: 2013-08-19 Created: 2013-08-19 Last updated: 2013-08-19Bibliographically approved

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