Universal Health CareWhy Should Medical Students Bother?                        Renzo Guinto, MD                        Re...
"Universal coverage is the ultimate           expression of fairness."  "Universal coverage is the single mostpowerful con...
Global Health Equity and IFMSA  MM2011 Jakarta   Health Disparities and MDGs  AM2011           Health and the Future  Cope...
pre-GA workshop on UHC
Challenges and Opportunities                 •   Transformative scale-                     up of medical                  ...
Challenges and Opportunities•   Join the global movement for action on    social determinants of health•   Harmonize campa...
Are we ready forUHC?Thank you very much!
Universal Health Care - Why Should Medical Students Bother?
Universal Health Care - Why Should Medical Students Bother?
Universal Health Care - Why Should Medical Students Bother?
Universal Health Care - Why Should Medical Students Bother?
Universal Health Care - Why Should Medical Students Bother?
Universal Health Care - Why Should Medical Students Bother?
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Universal Health Care - Why Should Medical Students Bother?

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From the workshop "Universal Health Care: The First Step to Global Health Equity" held last August 5-9, 2012 in Mumbai, India during the 61st General Assembly March Meeting of the International Federation of Medical Students' Associations (IFMSA). Brought to you by the IFMSA Global Health Equity Initiative (http://www.ifmsa.org/Activities/Initiatives/The-IFMSA-Global-Health-Equity-Initiative).

For more information about the workshop, visit http://www.scribd.com/doc/193822108/Universal-Health-Care-PreGA-Program

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Universal Health Care - Why Should Medical Students Bother?

  1. 1. Universal Health CareWhy Should Medical Students Bother? Renzo Guinto, MD Regional Coordinator for the Asia-Pacific Coordinator, Global Health Equity Initiative
  2. 2. "Universal coverage is the ultimate expression of fairness." "Universal coverage is the single mostpowerful concept that public health has to offer."Dr. Margaret ChanWHO Director-General65th World Health Assembly 2012
  3. 3. Global Health Equity and IFMSA MM2011 Jakarta Health Disparities and MDGs AM2011 Health and the Future Copenhagen MM2012 Accra Youth and Social Determinants of Health AM2012 Mumbai Universal Health Care – The Time is Now!
  4. 4. pre-GA workshop on UHC
  5. 5. Challenges and Opportunities • Transformative scale- up of medical education • Reorientation of the health sector • Interprofessional learning
  6. 6. Challenges and Opportunities• Join the global movement for action on social determinants of health• Harmonize campaigns for UHC, SDH, and medical education reforms
  7. 7. Are we ready forUHC?Thank you very much!

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