Bulletin of the World Health Organization

Volume 85, Number 12, December 2007, 901-980

IN THIS MONTH’S BULLETIN

Special issue: public health education; Linking education and practice; In the news; Public health debate; Public health classic; Monitoring immunization; Transplant tourism; Pandemic plans; Diplomacy and health

EDITORIALS

Shaping public health education around the world to address health challenges in the coming decades
- Ritu Sadana & Alena Petrakova
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.049247

Regional public health education: current situation and challenges
- Viroj Tangcharoensathien & Phusit Prakongsai
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.048587

A new global framework for immunization monitoring and surveillance
- A Dabbagh et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.048223

Current concerns in transplantation
- Luc Noël
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.049734

NEWS

News

The pull of public health studies

Public health schools: six portraits

A snapshot of the world’s public health schools

WHO News

How Brazil turned one public health school into 40

RESEARCH

Mapping Africa’s advanced public health education capacity: the AfriHealth project
- CB IJsselmuiden et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.045526

Progress and shortcomings in European national strategic plans for pandemic influenza
- Sandra Mounier-Jack et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.06.039834

POLICY AND PRACTICE

Capacity-building for public health: http://peoples-uni.org
- Richard F Heller et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.044388

Maximizing the contribution of the public health workforce: the English experience
- F Sim et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.044289

International perspectives on the ethics and regulation of human cell and tissue transplantation
- Annette Schulz-Baldes et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.06.038703

LESSONS FROM THE FIELD

Training of public health workforce at the National School of Public Health: meeting Africa’s needs
- Kebogile Mokwena et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.044552

PUBLIC HEALTH REVIEWS

The state of the international organ trade: a provisional picture based on integration of available information
- Yosuke Shimazono
doi: 10.2471/BLT.06.039370

ROUND TABLE

Problems and progress in public health education
- Alena Petrakova & Ritu Sadana
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.046110

A Bangladeshi approach
- Mushtaque Chowdhury
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.048934

Solving problems
- Barry R Bloom
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.048819

Producing a capable workforce
- Kuku Voyi
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.048876

The challenges of scaling-up
- Andy Haines & Sharon Huttly
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.048900

Strategic training for health in Brazil
- Antônio Ivo de Carvalho
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.049031

Setting-up in a transitional country
- Maksut Kulzhanov
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.049056

Lessons, challenges and future plans from Kerala, India
- K R Thankappan
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.048892

The role of information and communications technology
- James A Merchant et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.048975

PERSPECTIVES

Global health diplomacy: training across disciplines
- Ilona Kickbusch et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.045856

A solution for creating competent health-care specialists: the Swiss School of Public Health+
- Ursula A Ackermann-Liebrich et al.
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.044784

PUBLIC HEALTH CLASSICS

Models of public health education: choices for the future?
- Elizabeth Fee & Liping Bu
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.044883

BOOKS & ELECTRONIC MEDIA

Building Leadership for Health
- Graham Lister
doi: 10.2471/BLT.07.044313