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Crash Course Sociology, Population Health
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in Crash Course Sociology (Crash Course Sociology, 2021), 9 mins
We're continuing our unit on health with a discussion of some of the indicators that help us measure health for different populations. We'll also explore three contributors to health disparities: individual factors like genetics, physical factors like pollution, and social factors like stress.
in Crash Course Sociology (Crash Course Sociology, 2021), 9 mins
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Economist Video, How COVID-19 Exposes Systemic Racism In America
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produced by The Economist; interview by John Prideaux, in Economist Video (The Economist, 2021), 9 mins
In America, black people are almost twice more likely to die from covid-19 as white people. Economist journalists explain how the pandemic has illuminated systemic racism in America
produced by The Economist; interview by John Prideaux, in Economist Video (The Economist, 2021), 9 mins
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PBS NewsHour, Why Black Women Face A Triple Threat From Breast Cancer
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directed by Joseph Camp; presented by Yamiche Alcindor, 1986-; produced by Public Broadcasting Service, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions LLC, 2021), 7 mins
For Black women in America, a breast cancer diagnosis brings with it a disturbing statistic. Black women are less likely to develop breast cancer but 40 percent more likely to die from it than white women, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Yamiche Alcindor reports on the complicated stor...
directed by Joseph Camp; presented by Yamiche Alcindor, 1986-; produced by Public Broadcasting Service, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions LLC, 2021), 7 mins
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Bloomberg Big Decisions, Dr. Paul Farmer
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produced by Bloomberg; interview by David Westin, 1952-, in Bloomberg Big Decisions (New York, NY: Bloomberg, 2020), 24 mins
On this episode of Bloomberg Big Decisions, David Westin sits down with Dr. Paul Farmer - medical anthropologist and infectious disease doctor. He discusses how the idea of charity was first instilled in him as a young man, and how it led to a career dedicated to it, with a focus on medical science. His early expo...
produced by Bloomberg; interview by David Westin, 1952-, in Bloomberg Big Decisions (New York, NY: Bloomberg, 2020), 24 mins
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COVER/AGE
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directed by Set Hernandez Rongkilyo, fl. 2010; produced by Jyotswaroop Bawa, fl. 2019, Sarah Dar, fl. 2019, Shervan Sebastian, fl. 2019, Almas Sayeed, fl. 2019 and Set Hernandez Rongkilyo, fl. 2010 (Panorama City, CA: Pawikan Films, 2019), 25 mins
The Affordable Care Act explicitly denies undocumented immigrants access to healthcare. While laws in California have now made healthcare available for undocumented young people, undocumented adults continue to be excluded. COVER/AGE follows an elderly caregiver and a policy advocate in the campaign to expand heal...
directed by Set Hernandez Rongkilyo, fl. 2010; produced by Jyotswaroop Bawa, fl. 2019, Sarah Dar, fl. 2019, Shervan Sebastian, fl. 2019, Almas Sayeed, fl. 2019 and Set Hernandez Rongkilyo, fl. 2010 (Panorama City, CA: Pawikan Films, 2019), 25 mins
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El Padre Médico
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directed by Vytautas Puidokas, fl. 2019; produced by Gabija Siurbyte, Mauricio Monteiro Filho and Paulius Juoceris, IronCat (New York, NY: Aspect Ratio Films, 2019), 1 hour 42 mins
A Lithuanian doctor, priest and a war refugee Alexander Ferdinand Bendoraitis (1919-1998) resettles to the Amazonian jungle in 1960’s and becomes a local hero: establishes a boat-clinic network, the first jungle radio, and starts the pacification of local indigenous tribes and builds the most modern hospital in...
directed by Vytautas Puidokas, fl. 2019; produced by Gabija Siurbyte, Mauricio Monteiro Filho and Paulius Juoceris, IronCat (New York, NY: Aspect Ratio Films, 2019), 1 hour 42 mins
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Sick In Africa, Episode 2, Lucia and Shukarani
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directed by Tim Cowley; produced by Tim Cowley, Expat Media Pro, in Sick In Africa, Episode 2 (Portland, OR: Expat Media Pro, 2019), 5 mins
"Sick in Africa" tells the stories of Yawo Muslims from Mandimba, Mozambique as they deal with health care crises. Through their own words we learn to understand how, where and why they seek help. Other videos focusing on culture and worldview but not necessarily focusing on health will also be included in this ch...
directed by Tim Cowley; produced by Tim Cowley, Expat Media Pro, in Sick In Africa, Episode 2 (Portland, OR: Expat Media Pro, 2019), 5 mins
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Health Innovations, Female Pilots Delivering Health Care in Africa
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presented by Dr. Ayan Panja, 1973-; produced by SW Pictures, in Health Innovations (London, England: SW Pictures, 2018), 4 mins
Patricia Nyekodzi is Ghana’s only civilian female pilot. And she is just 23 years-old. She was trained by Medicine on the Move, a project that uses small planes to deliver health education in remote communities. She can maintain and build planes and deliver health education and is now passing on all of these ski...
presented by Dr. Ayan Panja, 1973-; produced by SW Pictures, in Health Innovations (London, England: SW Pictures, 2018), 4 mins
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O le Pologa Tau'ave = The Heavy Burden
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produced by Galumalemana Steven Percival, fl. 2002, Tiapapata Art Centre (Apia, Tuamasaga District: Tiapapata Art Centre, 2018), 44 mins
The Heavy Burden is a charity project by Tiapapata Art Centre Inc.,a charity institution in Samoa which aims to promote awarenes on non-communicable diseases.
produced by Galumalemana Steven Percival, fl. 2002, Tiapapata Art Centre (Apia, Tuamasaga District: Tiapapata Art Centre, 2018), 44 mins
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Sick In Africa, Bernad's Story
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directed by Tim Cowley; produced by Tim Cowley, Expat Media Pro, in Sick In Africa (Portland, OR: Expat Media Pro, 2018), 19 mins
"Sick in Africa" tells the stories of Yawo Muslims from Mandimba, Mozambique as they deal with health care crises. Through their own words we learn to understand how, where and why they seek help. Other videos focusing on culture and worldview but not necessarily focusing on health will also be included in this ch...
directed by Tim Cowley; produced by Tim Cowley, Expat Media Pro, in Sick In Africa (Portland, OR: Expat Media Pro, 2018), 19 mins
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