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BTS producer, Cody Snell, speaks with students at the Latin American School of Medicine, an international medical school set up by the Cuban government that provides free tuition to low income individuals that want to become doctors. LIKE Abby Martin @ https://www.facebook.com/JournalistAbbyMartin FOLLOW CodySnell @ http://twitter.com/CodySnell
A never before seen inside look into Cuba's medical scholarship program. Support the students: https://fs24.formsite.com/IFCO7120/form4/index.html?1466451287589 Site: http://communitydoctorsfilm.com Synopsis: Although it is a resource-poor country Cuba has developed a highly effective medical system. Their health outcomes are on par with those of the United States. Cuba has provided thousands of doctors to work in medically underserved areas in countries around the world to restore those communities from the impact of natural disasters, epidemics and the widespread lack of medical care. In 1999 Cuba opened the Latin American School of Medicine (ELAM) to give medical scholarships to the brightest from poor areas around the world so that they may become doctors that will eventually retur...
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Big problems need big solutions, sparked by big ideas, imagination and audacity. In this talk, journalist Gail Reed profiles one big solution worth noting: Havana’s Latin American Medical School, which trains global physicians to serve the local communities that need them most. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). Look for talks on Technology, Entertainment and Design -- plus science, business, global issues, the arts and much more. Find closed captions and translated subtitles in many languages at http://www.ted.com/translate Follow TED news on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/tednews Like TED on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TED...
Cuba is known for its health care system and medical training all around the world. Here are some of the top medical innovations you need to know about, that have been developed under the Cuban revolution. https://videosenglish.telesurtv.net/video/674227/cubas-top-medical-innovations/
A quick overview of an amazing health system that prioritizes people over profits.
Back to one of our leading stories, our SABC News team caught up with South African medical students in Cuba to talk about their adoptive country and what they have learnt in their home away from home. One such person is 5th year medical student Rantshebo Thoabala from the Free State. For more news, visit: http://www.sabc.co.za/news
Videos taken by doctor Darsi Ferrer and smuggled out of Cuba by therealcuba.com's webmaster show the real health care regular Cubans receive. Very different from the flagship hospital for the Elite, paying foreigners and special interest useful idiots where Michael Moore went for his Sicko propaganda movie. This is only the beginning, there is plenty more this came from and a lot of the raw videos are already here in this youtube profile. These are the hospitals from the other side of the apartheid for regular Cubans that Sicko wouldn't show.
Although Calixto Garcia is said to be one of the best hospitals in Cuba, it is in a state of deterioration and neglect. Many hospital personnel have complained about the horrendous conditions, which have led to patient complications. This has been a problem with surgery especially. Cuban authorities only ensure the hospital's façade looks nice so that foreigners will think it is the same inside. http://www.HavanaSpring.com The Story of Free Cuba Follow us here: Twitter: https://twitter.com/HavanaSpring Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HavanaSpring Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/havanaspring/ Subscribe here: http://bit.ly/10Hg377 calixto garcia hospital,hospital calixto garcia cuba, calixto garcia cuba,hospital calixto garcia, calixto garcia,
Well, it is generally accepted that Cuba has one of the best medical doctors in the world. The country's health experts have a much broader role than simply catering for the local population, as the nation exported over 140,000 doctors to the poorest regions across the globe since 1963. Cuba is also home to the best and the largest medical institution with naerly 13,000 students from 124 countries. Our Maimuna Jallow looked at the role the cuban experts play in enriching country's economy in this report
Videotape uploaded By Kenny Snodgrass, Activist, Author of From Victimization To Empowerment... www.trafford.com/07-0913 * Cuba's Free Medical School Program, Want to Be A Doctor? Cuba's Latin American School of Medicine (LASM). A few years ago member of the USA Congressional Black Caucus visited Cuba and noted the small amount number of doctor available in Black and poor areas in American. When Rep. Bennie Thompson said his Mississippi district needed doctors, then President Fidel Castro announced scholarships for youth from under-served communities in the U.S. It was later decided that people should apply through IFCO/Pastors for Peace. ( ) Currently 146 U.S. students study at LASM with full scholarships, including 16 in the their new class. Forty seven students have now graduated ...
"When New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) headed to Havana on a historic trade mission in April, he returned with the promise of an important commodity: a Cuban-developed lung cancer vaccine. The vaccine, called CimaVax, has been researched in Cuba for 25 years and became available for free to the Cuban public in 2011. The country's Center for Molecular Immunology signed an agreement last month with Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo, New York to import CimaVax and begin clinical trials in the United States. "We’re still at the very early stages of assessing the promise of this vaccine, but the evidence so far from clinical trials in Cuba and Europe has been striking," Dr. Kelvin Lee, Jacobs Family Chair in Immunology and co-leader of the Tumor Immunology and Immunotherapy Program a...
Medical Tourism in Cuba. People who are looking for affordable yet high quality health care treatments should have medical tourism in Cuba option open. Many patients from United States are coming to Cuba as of high cost of health care in the U.S. and having health tourism in Cuba and great vacation afterwards as they save their money saved from high costs of health care treatments at their home countries. http://www.placidway.com/country/95/Cuba-Medical-Tourism Contact us directly - It's free! http://www.placidway.com/contact/contact-us.php Email: email@example.com Phone: +1.303.500.3821 Website: http://www.placidway.com Medical Tourism Videos: http://www.medicaltourism.video Transcript: Placidway, global medical tourism. Welcome to Cuba. Cuba is internationally renowned for its exc...
Three years ago Cuba’s biotech industries were given unprecedented once-unthinkable freedom to do business,for profit,overseas.
During more than fifty years of isolation, Cuba has had one major tool of diplomacy - its doctors. More than fifty-thousand health care workers have been sent to sixty-five countries. But as Kil-Minnie Do-Cart reports, warming relations with the U-S could threaten Cuba's international medical contributions.
For more on Cuba's healthcare industry and medical innovations, CCTV America's Phillip Yin spoke to Steve Wilkerson. He is the chairman of the International Institute for the Study of Cuba. Watch CCTV America LIVE on your computer, tablet or mobile www.cctvamericalive.com Subscribe to CCTV America on YouTube: CCTVAmerica1 Follow CCTV America: Twitter: @cctv_america Facebook: CCTVAmerica Google+: CctvamericaTvnews »» Watch CCTV America «« Washington, DC (and greater area) • MHz - Channel 3 • COMCAST (Xfinity) - Channel 273 • FIOS - Channel 277 New York City • Time Warner - Channel 134 • FiOS (Verizon) - Channel 277 Los Angeles • Charter Cable - Channel 562 • Time Warner - Channel 155 Satellite Nationwide • DISH TV - Channel 279
Cuba saw a record number of visitors this year. The island nation has long capitalized on its sun, sea and salsa, but now it's marketing a new attraction: health tourism.The majority of patients come from Venezuela right now, and it's paid for by the government in Caracas. But Cuba is looking to diversify. Cuba is now looking to the United States. With the high cost of health care there, the U.S. is seen as a potential market. Especially now that the two countries have restored diplomatic relations. CCTV Americas's Michael Voss reports.
Cuba is home to one of the world’s largest medical schools and is training the next generation of doctors to care for the poor. From helping people after the devastating earthquake in Haiti to treating patients with Ebola in West Africa, Cuba has answered the call. Cuban doctors and nurses are providing medical care in over sixty five developing countries around the world.