sociomedical

so·ci·o·med·i·cal

(sō'sē-ō-med'i-kăl),
Pertaining to the relation of the practice of medicine to society.

sociomedical

(sō″sē-ō-mĕd′ĭ-kăl)
Pert. to sociology and medicine, esp. the interrelationships between the two.
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According to Sandro Galea, MD, DrPH, dean of the Boston University School of Public Health, and Ronald Bayer, PhD, professor of Sociomedical Sciences and co-director of the Center for the History of Ethics of Public Health at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health, it is unrealistic to think that most people will have ready access to personalized approaches even when they are more fully developed.
Contract notice: Supply and distribution of urinary incontinence absorbents to sociomedical of the basque country centers.
Lauterstein professor of Sociomedical Sciences at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health, is scheduled as the keynote speaker.
This aspect grew out of realization that community midwifery (in southern Canada) largely served a fairly homogenous group of women who became involved in midwifery primarily through word-of-mouth, and were enabled, partly through their privilege as white, older, middle-class, educated, and family-centred women, to choose to give birth outside of mainstream sociomedical norms (Biggs 2004; Bourgeault 2000).
Officers need better training, like the kind being given at the Quebec police academy, in how to detect possible mental health problems in individuals who are 'resisting' in order to determine if the best course of action is to proceed with the intervention in the same way or to request sociomedical intervention and speak calmly with the individual as you await the arrival of those with appropriate training," Brochu wrote.
It recommends a "nondiscriminatory, just, and humane foundation that honors the legal and social rights of its clients"--in short, a justice model and "system solution," to be achieved by excluding sociomedical problem cases from corrections, by developing community-based programs, by manpower training, and by increased citizen involvement.
Occurrence of injury and lethality due to bites of venomous snake has been a major sociomedical problem throughout the world.
is with the Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University and Pathways to Housing, Inc.
Eighteen papers presented in this volume by the editors (professors of sociomedical sciences at Columbia U.
For example, by reiterating human rights standards in the context of disabilities, the CRPD's proponents successfully contributed to a paradigm shift from a sociomedical approach to disability toward a human rights--based approach.
Link, a professor of Sociomedical Sciences at the Mailman School said.
All three agents and their respective relationships are subject to unique sociolegal and sociomedical forces.