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Global Health Direct is a podcast aimed to focus on global issues in healthcare using local perspectives. Primarily, focusing on prominent healthcare issues that have a far-reaching impact.

Global Health Direct Ashwin Sritharan

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Global Health Direct is a podcast aimed to focus on global issues in healthcare using local perspectives. Primarily, focusing on prominent healthcare issues that have a far-reaching impact.

    5 - Right to Health, Anthropology and Environmental Sciences and COVID-19

    5 - Right to Health, Anthropology and Environmental Sciences and COVID-19

    Listen to two individuals from the core leadership team of the Right to Health Campaign, Pranav and Nathan talk about their campaign and what it does in Global Health. Learn about how Anthropology and Environmental Sciences plays into Global Health and a call-to-action on what YOU can do at the end.

    • 44 min
    4 - Fund for Global Health, Advocacy and COVID-19

    4 - Fund for Global Health, Advocacy and COVID-19

    Listen to Keith Johnson, Director of Advocacy of Fund for Global Health, and Leena Yumeen, an advocacy fellow talk about their experiences in Fund for Global Health, how it impacted their view of global health and how their organization is adapting in the wake of COVID-19.

    • 30 min
    3 - Fundación Amy , Mental Health and COVID-19

    3 - Fundación Amy , Mental Health and COVID-19

    Listen to Candy, the Founder and Director of Fundación Amy, and Jessica, Coordinator of Fundraising & Alliances as well as Finance, talk about metal health in Costa Rica, the story of their organization, and how mental health transcends geographical, cultural and political borders. Learn more about how mental health support is an ever growing need and how it plays into an holistic view of health. 

    • 41 min
    2 - FIMRC, COVID-19 and Global Health

    2 - FIMRC, COVID-19 and Global Health

    Listen to FIMRC Founder Vikram Bakhru and Field Operations Manager Dafne Caledron speak about FIMRC's work and contributions to global health, and get an insight on socioeconomic conditions in foreign areas. Learn more about how COVID has affected this areas in particular, and the inadequacies in the global response to COVID as a whole.

    • 56 min
    1 - Nurses of Ontario and COVID

    1 - Nurses of Ontario and COVID

    This first episode highlights Praveen Sohrab and Nirosini, two registered nurses in the Ontario area, and their front-line experiences. Listen for their experiences, advice, and perspective in combating COVID on the very first episode of Global Health Direct. 



    Music Used: LAKEY INSPIRED - Days Like These (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RTGEoh-vPIc)

    • 37 min

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