Global Health Leadership and Management (Google eBook)
William H. Foege, Nils M.P. Daulaire, Robert E. Black, Clarence E. Pearson
John Wiley & Sons, May 6, 2005 - Medical - 288 pages
SARS; Mad Cow Disease; the HIV/AIDS pandemic; obesity . . . such new health challenges emerge each day around the world. What health leaders can and must do to manage these looming public health crises is precisely the subject of this book. Written for professionals, students, researchers, and faculty, "Global Health Leadership and Management" is an essential guide to improving world health by enhancing health care management skills.
Written by an international panel of distinguished global health experts, this book distills valuable lessons from a wide variety of successful health programs that have been implemented around the world. "Global Health Leadership and Management" gives practical suggestions for enhancing and developing the essential skills of leadership, management, communication, and project planning for health care leaders. The book will assist health leaders to work well within their communities and effectively plan, direct, implement, and evaluate effective programs and activities.
"Global Health Leadership and Management" outlines and describes such core competencies asIdentifying challenges and developing and managing policyDeveloping strategies, pathways, and solutionsCreating networks and partnerships and planning for changeLearning from experience to build a generation of leadersLeading and managing teams by recognizing and celebrating success
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Part II Developing Strategies New Pathways and Solutions
Part III Creating Networks and Partnerships and Planning Change from Within
Part IV Learning from Experience and Building a Generation of Leaders