Dr Tim Crocker-Buqué

"All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights"

Monthly Archives: May, 2012

Alma Mata at the Royal College of Physicians

Global Health: Developing Leaders Policy and Politicians – How to Engage Alma Mata hosted its 3rd Global Health: Developing Leaders event at the Royal College of Physicians on 26th April. For … Continue reading

02/05/2012 · Leave a comment

Columbia University – leading the way in Global Surgery

One of my main interests is access to essential and emergency surgical services in low resource settings. Surgery constitutes around 7% – 15% of the global burden of surgical disease, … Continue reading

01/05/2012 · Leave a comment

Medecins Sans Frontieres at the Royal Society of Medicine

Originally published 12th September 2011 Last week I had the great pleasure of attending the inaugural screening of the RSM Global Health and Human Rights Film night, in collaboration with the humanitarian charity … Continue reading

01/05/2012 · Leave a comment

RESOLUTION of the Global Intergenerational Forum: International Year of Youth, Our Year Our Voice

Adopted on this  13th  day of August 2011 in Storrs, Connecticut We, the undersigned participants in the Global Intergenerational Forum: International Year of Youth, Our Year Our Voice, organized by … Continue reading

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On the Universality of Human Rights

                      There has long been controversy about whether the rights enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights are universally … Continue reading

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The Future of the MDGs

First published 7th May 2011 The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) have shaped the international response to health inequalities across the globe for the last ten years, and are unprecedented in terms of … Continue reading

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The Criminal Absurdity of Bottled Water

Hello and welcome to the first post of my blog. I’m sure much of what I will end up writing on here has been said by others, in better ways, … Continue reading

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