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Forecasting the Global Shortage of Health Workers and What We Can Do About It

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Dr. Richard M. Scheffler, Distinguished Chair of Health Economics and Public Policy, Director of Nicholas C. Petris Center, and Director of Global Center for Health Economics and Policy Research, University of California, Berkeley
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Richard Scheffler, PhD - is Distinguished Professor of Health Economics and Public Policy and the founding director of the Petris Center for Healthcare Markets and Consumer Welfare and the Global Center for Health Economics and Public Policy in the School of Public Health and the Goldman School of Public Policy at the University of California, Berkeley. He also holds the Chair in Healthcare Markets and Consumer Welfare endowed by the Office of the Attorney General for the State of California. Dr. Scheffler has been a visiting professor at the London School of Economics, Charles University in Prague, at the Department of Economics at the University of Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona and at Carlos III University of Madrid, Spain, where he was awarded the Chair of Excellence. He has been a visiting scholar at the World Bank, the Rockefeller Foundation in Bellagio, and the Institute of Medicine at the National Academy of Sciences. In 2015 he was awarded the Gold Medal for Charles University in Prague for his longstanding and continued support of international scientific and educational collaboration. Dr Scheffler has been a Fulbright scholar in Czech Republic and Chile.He was a Oxford University Astor Visiting Lecturer on the Global Health Workforce in 2016.

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Video Date: 
April 2017
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2016-2017