School of Public Health and Community Medicine

Theme 4: Public Health Emergencies Workforce Publications

Cyclone Nargis 2008 – Human resourcing insights from within the Myanmar Red Cross
 

Cyclone Nargis 2008 – Human resourcing insights from within the Myanmar Red Cross

Authors: Tun Aung Shwe, Anthony B. Zwi and Graham Roberts

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Experiences of Australian Humanitarian Workers. A report on preparations, field work and returning home

 
 

Experiences of Australian Humanitarian Workers. A report on preparations, field work and returning home

Authors: Bronwen Blake, Fernanda Claudio and Richard Taylor
Release: June 2013

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Stories and Strategies - Public Health Emergencies: Lessons Learned from Pilot Phase of the Sexual and Reproductive Health Program in Crisis and Post-Crisis Settings in the Asia Pacific Region (SPRINT Initiative)

 

Stories and Strategies - Public Health Emergencies: Lessons Learned from Pilot Phase of the Sexual and Reproductive Health Program in Crisis and Post-Crisis Settings in the Asia Pacific Region (SPRINT Initiative)

Authors: Kristen Beek, Sarah Chynoweth, Carina Hickling, Amy Watts, Anthony B. Zwi, Anna Whelan and Angela Dawson
Release: June 2013

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Human resources for health: practice and policy implications for emergency response arising from the cholera outbreak in Papua New Guinea

 

Human resources for health: practice and policy implications for emergency response arising from the cholera outbreak in Papua New Guinea

Authors: Alexander Rosewell, Sibauk Bieb, Geoff Clark, Berry Ropa, Enoch Posanai, Geoff Miller, C Raina MacIntyre and Anthony B Zwi
Release: May 2013

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Challenges in mobilising, retaining and supporting health workers during a period of political upheaval. A case study from Timor-Leste's experience in 2006

 

Challenges in mobilising, retaining and supporting health workers during a period of political upheaval. A case study from Timor-Leste's experience in 2006

Authors: João S Martins, Anthony B Zwi and Lisa M Thompson
Release: April 201

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Public health emergencies in the Asia-Pacific Region: Actors and institutions; coordination and management

 

Public health emergencies in the Asia-Pacific Region: Actors and institutions; coordination and management

Authors: Lisa Thompson and Anthony Zwi
Release:December 2011

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HRH in Public Health Emergencies in developing countries: an overview

 

HRH in Public Health Emergencies in developing countries: an overview

Authors: Lisa Thompson and Anthony Zwi
Release: October 2011

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Top 12 issues for Ministries of Health to consider in addressing HRH in Public Health Emergencies

 

Top 12 issues for Ministries of Health to consider in addressing HRH in Public Health Emergencies

Authors: Anthony Zwi and Lisa Thompson with Thushara Ranasinghe, Joao Martins and Graham Roberts
Release: October 2011

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