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AIDS: Evolution of an Epidemic, Lecture 3: Drugs and HIV Evolution
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This video from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute is from the 2007 Holiday Lectures on Science: "AIDS: Evolution of an Epidemic." Bisola O. Ojikutu, M.D., M.P.H. discusses antiretroviral therapy in AIDS and HIV. The video is available as an indexed video with synchronized slides or webcast video only. Both require RealPlayer. The video is 58 minutes and 31 seconds long and there are 91 slides.

Subject:
Health, Medicine and Nursing
Material Type:
Lecture
Provider:
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Author:
Bisola O. Ojikutu, M.D., M.P.H.
Date Added:
04/11/2011
Epidemics in Western Society Since 1600
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This course consists of an international analysis of the impact of epidemic diseases on western society and culture from the bubonic plague to HIV/AIDS and the recent experience of SARS and swine flu. Leading themes include: infectious disease and its impact on society; the development of public health measures; the role of medical ethics; the genre of plague literature; the social reactions of mass hysteria and violence; the rise of the germ theory of disease; the development of tropical medicine; a comparison of the social, cultural, and historical impact of major infectious diseases; and the issue of emerging and re-emerging diseases.

Subject:
Education
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Provider:
Yale University
Provider Set:
Open Yale Courses
Author:
Frank Snowden
Date Added:
06/16/2011
HIV's Origins in Africa
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This 1 minute, 12 second video from Howard Hughes Medical Institute showcased Dr. Beatrice Hahn. Dr. Hahn discusses how HIV originated in Africa by cross-species transmission from chimpanzees to humans. This video is available in QuickTime (MOV) and Windows Media formats and is featured on the 2007 Holiday Lectures DVD, AIDS: Evolution of an Epidemic, available free from HHMI. This and other free infectious disease videos are available at: http://www.hhmi.org/biointeractive/disease/video.html.

Subject:
Health, Medicine and Nursing
Material Type:
Lecture
Provider:
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Date Added:
05/30/2012
An Introduction to Global Health - Infectious Diseases - Part 1 of 2 (12:13)
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This presentation provides an introduction to infectious diseases like tuberculosis, vector-borne diseases, puerperal sepsis, streptococcus septicemia, etc. and how these diseases have affected global health over the last two centuries and decades.

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Health, Medicine and Nursing
Material Type:
Lecture
Provider:
University of Copenhagen
Provider Set:
An Introduction to Global Health
Author:
Professor Ib C. Bygbjerg
Date Added:
01/07/2013
An Introduction to Global Health - Infectious Diseases - Part 2 of 2 (07:37)
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In this presentation the achievement regarding the 8 millennium goals (MDG), set by the United Nation’s member states to be reached by 2015 are reviewed, with emphasis on Infectious diseases, such as HIV, TB malaria and other vector-borne diseases, including Chagas’ disease and African trypanosomiasis, the latter belong to the ‘neglected tropical diseases’. What made it happen and why (not) is discussed.

Subject:
Health, Medicine and Nursing
Material Type:
Lecture
Provider:
University of Copenhagen
Provider Set:
An Introduction to Global Health
Author:
Professor Ib C. Bygbjerg
Date Added:
01/07/2014
Norman Miller Archive
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The Norman Miller Archive is a multimedia collection of photos, scholarly articles, film, books, and unpublished field notes gathered by Norman Miller (1933-Present), one of the first American field workers who spent long periods of time in remote regions of Kenya and Tanzania. It covers a variety of topics, including rural local government, decolonialism, environmental conservation, the role of women in rural societies, HIV/AIDS, and Witchcraft.

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Environmental Science
Arts and Humanities
World Cultures
History
Material Type:
Data Set
Diagram/Illustration
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Reading
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Author:
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Norman Miller
Date Added:
05/31/2019
Reporting on HIV/AIDS
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Two units and a selection of supplementary materials are currently available for this module, developed by Julie Clayton, HIV/AIDS co-ordinator for the Science and Development Network, with contributions from TV Padma and Joe Thomas.

HIV/AIDS journalism and communication skills (unit)
Finding and evaluating HIV/AIDS information on the internet (unit)
HIV/AIDS-related mailing lists (supplementary materials)
Core materials (shared across units)

Subject:
Communication
Journalism
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Full Course
Lecture Notes
Lesson Plan
Provider:
ItrainOnline
Provider Set:
ItrainOnline MMTK
Author:
ItrainOnline MMTK
Date Added:
12/28/2003
Swedish Global Health Pod Episode 3 Peter Sands and Dr Seth Berkley
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Episode 3 of the Swedish Global Health Podcast.
In April 2019, a youth-led panel with representatives from youth and student organizations and global health leaders took place at our house in Stockholm.

Before the panel, we had the opportunity to sit down with Peter Sands (Executive Director of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria) and Dr Seth Berkley (CEO of Gavi the Vaccine Alliance) to discuss their respective work and personal engagement in global health. It became an interesting dialogue spanning over sustainable development goals, barriers to gain impact to achieve the 2030 agenda, the role of stakeholder engagement and reigniting global solidarity. We hope you enjoy it!
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The Swedish Global Health Podcast - A Podcast about Global Health and Sustainable Development is aimed at anyone interested in knowing more about this exciting topic! It is co-produced by the Swedish Society of Medicine's Committee for Global Health and the Swedish Society of Medicine's student and junior doctor section.

Subject:
Health, Medicine and Nursing
Material Type:
Lecture
Author:
Anna Ekman
Helena Frielingsdorf Lundqvist
Svenska Läkaresällskapet
Swedish Society of Medicine
Date Added:
12/16/2019
U.S. History
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 U.S. History is designed to meet the scope and sequence requirements of most introductory courses. The text provides a balanced approach to U.S. history, considering the people, events, and ideas that have shaped the United States from both the top down (politics, economics, diplomacy) and bottom up (eyewitness accounts, lived experience). U.S. History covers key forces that form the American experience, with particular attention to issues of race, class, and gender.Senior Contributing AuthorsP. Scott Corbett, Ventura CollegeVolker Janssen, California State University, FullertonJohn M. Lund, Keene State CollegeTodd Pfannestiel, Clarion UniversityPaul Vickery, Oral Roberts UniversitySylvie Waskiewicz

Subject:
U.S. History
Material Type:
Full Course
Provider:
Rice University
Provider Set:
OpenStax College
Date Added:
05/07/2014
U.S. History, From Cold War to Culture Wars, 1980-2000, Political and Cultural Fusions
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By the end of this section, you will be able to:Discuss the culture wars and political conflicts of the Reagan eraDescribe the Religious Right’s response to the issues of the Reagan era

Subject:
Social Science
Material Type:
Module
Provider:
Rice University
Provider Set:
OpenStax College
Date Added:
07/10/2017
Using Trees to Uproot Hiv: The Work of Satish Pillai
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This research profile follows scientist Satish Pillai as he studies the evolution of HIV within infected individuals. His research uses the tools of phylogenetics to investigate vaccine development and the possibility of curing the disease.

Subject:
Biology
Material Type:
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Provider:
University of California Museum of Paleontology
Provider Set:
Understanding Evolution
Date Added:
05/17/2013