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Papali, Alfred, Diaz, Janet V, Carter, E Jane, Ferreira, Juliana C, Fowler, Rob, Gebremariam, Tewodros H, Gordon, Stephen ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6576-1116, Lee, Burton W, Murthy, Srinivas, Riviello, Elisabeth D, West, T Eoin and Adhikari, Neill KJ (2020) 'Academic careers in global pulmonary and critical care medicine'. Journal of Global Health, Vol 10, Issue 1, 010313.

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Abstract

The burden of respiratory and critical illness is high worldwide,
yet specialist care is underrepresented in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) [1]. For many areas of medicine, the
past decade has witnessed tremendous growth in global health opportunities for trainees; however, these opportunities tend to be restricted to individual institutions and geographic regions and academic global pulmonary and critical care medicine (PCCM) remains
a relatively novel concept [2]. Consequently, PCCM fellows and junior faculty at institutions with limited global health mentorship have little guidance in building successful global health careers.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WA Public Health > Health Problems of Special Population Groups > WA 395 Health in developing countries
WF Respiratory System > WF 100 General works
WX Hospitals and Other Health Facilities > Clinical Departments and Units > WX 200 General works
Faculty: Department: Clinical Sciences & International Health > Malawi-Liverpool-Wellcome Programme (MLW)
Digital Object Identifer (DOI): https://doi.org/10.7189/jogh.10.010313
Depositing User: Stacy Murtagh
Date Deposited: 16 Apr 2020 12:27
Last Modified: 16 Apr 2020 12:27
URI: https://archive.lstmed.ac.uk/id/eprint/14205

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