Re-thinking Medicine: A Developmental Perspective

Consider this snapshot of global healthcare:
1. Global drug spending is now at a trillion per year
2. Adult obesity in both American and Africa has tripled inside one generation
3. Healthcare shortages have reached crisis point in quarter of the planet

We are in the midst of a 21st century epidemic of stress-induced, non-communicable diseases and there is little doubt that the palliative paradigm is no longer sustainable.

In this 30 minute webinar, Dr Adam Al-Kashi presents a thought-provoking developmental model of healthcare with profound implications for patient, practitioner and policymaker

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Dr Adam Al-Kashi is a thought leader in global healthcare development and Head of Research & Education at BackCare. Find out more at