Global Burden of Disease




School: Stanford University
Lecture Title: Global Burden of Disease
Lecture Summary:
Professor Eran Bendavid reviews the major trends and findings of the recent global burden of disease study.

Hightlights surrounding the collective disease burden produced by all diseases around the world. The Global Burden of Disease Study (GBD) is a comprehensive regional and global research program that assesses mortality and disability from major diseases, injuries, and risk factors. GBD is a collaboration of over 500 researchers representing over 300 institutions and 50 countries

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3 thoughts on “Global Burden of Disease”
Christina Vandergriff

November 2, 2015

I was blown away after watching this video. Now I understand the threats that disease can cause on a global scale.


March 8, 2016

How can you enjoy life if youre worried about getting some disease all the time. Just wash your hands and keep going.


March 9, 2016

It is crazy to think how easily disease can wipe out a large population of people. It has continued through history.


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