PechaKucha Presentation

Health and Healthcare

PRESENTED ON MAY 23, 2017
IN ABERDEEN @ VOL 19

Sanjeev Pugazhendhi has a clinical background and is currently studying a Masters in Global Health at the University of Aberdeen. His presentation is entitled ‘Health and Healthcare’ and through it, he wishes to emphasise the difference between the two terms and the importance and implications to people and society of understanding this.

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The Big Picture of Healthcare

BY CATHY ULRICH
@ HEALTH TALKS 2013 ON FEB 27, 2013

Speaker Cathy Ulrich talks about the complexity of our modern health care system, and how it can cause difficulties with patient care. She also shares her work in integrating local healthcare systems into their communities through health programs, increasing acessibility, decreasing wait times and advocating for home care. 

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The Ying and Yang of Healthcare

BY STEVEN LEWIS
@ HEALTH TALKS 2013 ON FEB 27, 2013

Canada's health care system needs change, and presenter Steven Lewis has some ideas. Increasing ease of navigation for patients and increasing funding for preventative health are just two of them, shared here in a bid to transform Canada's health care system into one of the world's best.

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Heal Me

BY ZACKARY BERGER
@ VOL 1 ON OCT 24, 2013

Zackary Berger, a doctor, talks about the most important thing that can be done to improve our healthcare system. That is, to communicate and build better doctor-patient relationships. Zackary presents five reasons why.

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Healthcare's Writing is on the Wall

BY REGINA HOLLIDAY
@ VOL 1 ON JAN 29, 2015

Regina Holliday, a healthcare activist, uses art as a way to spread awareness and encourage reform. Regina shares her own personal story and how it has influenced the work she does today. 

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Healthcare Trials and Triumph

BY MIKI SHIMAMURA
@ PASSION! TO THE FUTURE: NSRI 10TH ANNIVERSARY TALK EVENT POWERED BY PECHAKUCHA ON NOV 10, 2016

新しい健康産業の創出をめざす活動をされている島村実希さん。 介護現場の共創デザイン提案など、所属されるNPO法人ミラツクのプロジェクト事例を通じ、医療福祉業界での挑戦や、医療福祉の場と社会のこれからのあるべき関係性を紹介されています。

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Lifesaving medicines should’nt be a luxury

BY DEEBA SHAHIDI
@ VOL 32 ON FEB 06, 2017

Deeba Shahidi has personally witnessed inequity within healthcare. She is concerned about the fact that about one third of the inhabitants of the world does not have access to lifesaving medicines. She feels that these astonishing figures need to be addressed. 

Deeba believes that each and every individual has the capacity to make a difference. She joined a student organisation which empowers students and academics to make lifesaving medicines more accessible to those who most need them and least can afford them.

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How did I get here?

BY CATHY BARKER
@ VOL 9 ON MAR 31, 2017

Planned Parenthood practitioner Cathy Baker shares her path, both genealogical and physical from the Midwest to the Northwest struggling as a single mom.

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What humanising healthcare and climbing mountains have in common

BY MATTHIJS BOSVELD
@ VOL 33 ON MAY 22, 2017

Advancements in technology are shaping the future of healthcare. The quality of care improves tremendously, but at the same time technology distances us from the human connection. As a medical student, Matthijs Bosveld experienced the lack of patient-centred education and felt the need to do something about this. Matthijs shares his experience in initiating change in medical education and draws on the similarities between climbing mountains and change.

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A Journey to Health and Happiness

BY DEB HOFFMAN
@ VOL 2 ON JUL 19, 2017

Dr. Deb Hoffman shares her story of becoming a physician and the eventual burnout that lead her to finding a meaningful path in life and work.