Do Gender Differences Matter in Health Outcomes?

author Women's Health Research at Yale   6 год. назад
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6 ways that Gender affects Health

What is Gender? What is inequity? And what do they have to do with Public Health and Global Health? This video explores the relationship between gender and health and highlight 6 important ways in which the health of men and women can be affected by gender inequity. This video was created with support from USC. Find out more about their online MPH program here: http://mphdegree.usc.edu/ OTHER VIDEOS TO WATCH: Check out my channel : https://www.youtube.com/drgregmartin PLAYLISTS Epidemiology: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLujS9ooBebKWlbmIQOtYaJBjKE4VSimXJ Jobs in Global Health: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLujS9ooBebKUVCfWnPjnU0bURrus7ypII Health systems: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLujS9ooBebKWbovfWTIEq-JoCF6WUTrJj LETS CONNECT: Follow me on Twitter: @drgregmartin SUPPORT: Support this channel: https://www.patreon.com/drgregmartin

Gender Differences in the Brain by Helen Fisher, Ph.D.

Why can't a man be more like a woman? Why can't a woman be more like a man? Helen E. Fisher, Ph.D., a biological anthropologist and human behavior researcher, spoke at the University of South Florida to answer these questions. Fisher is a professor at Rutgers University and has studied romantic interpersonal attraction for more than thirty years. This event was part of the Frontier Forum lecture series, presented by the USF Phi Beta Kappa Alumni Faculty and sponsored by the USF Office of the Provost, USF College of Arts and Sciences and Mayor Bob Buckhorn.

The Differences Between Men and Women: Paul Zak at TEDxAmsterdamWomen

Last year he talked at TED Global about empathy. His research has shown that a few hugs a day make us friendlier. As a neurologist, he will enlighten us about the differences between men and women.

Gender equality and health

Two studies of the European project SOPHIE detect a poorer health in women in comparison with men in European countries with family policies less oriented to gender equality. Production: www.croma-studio.com More info: www.sophie-project.eu/themes_gender.htm Catalan and Spanish versions are also available: https://www.youtube.com/user/sophieprojectfp7/videos Based on the following articles: The influence of gender equality policies on gender inequalities in health in Europe: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S027795361400447X Contemporary employment arrangements and mental well-being in men and women across Europe: a cross-sectional study http://www.equityhealthj.com/content/13/1/90 Influence of Macrosocial Policies on Women's Health and Gender Inequalities in Health http://epirev.oxfordjournals.org/content/36/1/31

Doctors Have a Pretty Huge Gender Pay Gap

So recently, one of my co-bloggers asked me if we'd ever done a Healthcare Triage on the gender pay gap in medicine. I realized we hadn't. We're going to fix that right now. For those of you who want to read more, go here: http://theincidentaleconomist.com/wordpress/?p=62675 Go to http://www.hctmerch.com to obtain Healthcare Triage posters and mugs! John Green -- Executive Producer Stan Muller -- Director, Producer Aaron Carroll -- Writer Mark Olsen -- Graphics http://www.twitter.com/aaronecarroll http://www.twitter.com/crashcoursestan http://www.twitter.com/johngreen http://www.twitter.com/olsenvideo

Women's Health Research at Yale -- Video Series: Check out our first video, on the importance of studying gender differences. More videos to come. Learn more about us at www.yalewhr.org.

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