Item description for Managing Pharmaceuticals in International Health by Stuart Anderson...
The ready availability of essential drugs to entire populations is a key determinant of public health in all countries. Addressing the great inequalities in drug supply is one of the major challenges in international health. Many of the problems can only be tackled at a global level by agencies, governments and pharmaceutical companies working together. Others require action at national or regional level through attention to health systems, or necessitate action at the local level by working with communities.
This book aims to provide the student of international health with an introduction to the international pharmaceutical scene: Who are the key players and what are their roles? What has been achieved so far, and what remains to be done? What are the prospects for the future?
The book will be of particular interest to those involved with the management of medicines at any level, and to those with an interest in improving access to medicines for all in a fair and equitable way.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.4" Width: 6.5" Height: 0.7" Weight: 1.5 lbs.
Release Date Aug 17, 2004
Publisher Birkhäuser Basel
ISBN 376436601X ISBN13 9783764366018
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More About Stuart Anderson
Anderson grew up in Monson, Maine, and attended Beloit College in Wisconsin, and Claremont Graduate School in California. He has worked as a writer, editor, political researcher, publishing coordinator, and quality manager. He has authored or edited four books, most dealing with U.S. history.
Stuart Anderson currently resides in Upland, in the state of California.