The Eastern Mediterranean Public Health Network: A Resource for Improving Public Health in the Eastern Mediterranean Region
作者: Haitham Abbas
作者单位: 1The Eastern Mediterranean Public Health Network
2Abdallah Ben Abbas St, Building No. 42
刊名: JMIR Public Health and Surveillance, 2019, Vol.5 (3)
来源数据库: JMIR Publications Inc
DOI: 10.2196/14992
关键词: Field epidemiologyPublic healthTrainingResearch
原始语种摘要: Countries in the Eastern Mediterranean Region (EMR) face many challenges in terms of improving population health and progressing toward sustainable development goals (SDGs). This paper aims to describe the approach taken by the Eastern Mediterranean Public Health Network (EMPHNET) to help strengthen health systems in the EMR and enable progress toward sustainable development targets, the tools it used, and its achievements. The EMPHNET is a nonprofit organization that has worked to support EMR countries in strengthening their public health systems since its establishment in 2009. The EMPHNET invests in building workforce capacity in applied epidemiology by supporting field epidemiology training programs in more than 10 countries in the EMR, while ensuring country ownership of these...
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  • national 国家的
  • development 开发
  • Mediterranean 被陆地包围的
  • sustainable 能保持一定速度的
  • country 地方
  • building 大楼
  • technical 技术的
  • workforce 劳动力
  • regional 地方的
  • support 支柱