Ronald Labonte

Summary

Affiliation: University of Ottawa
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The G8 and global health: What now? What next?
    Ronald Labonte
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, ON
    Can J Public Health 97:35-8. 2006
  2. pmc The impact of primary healthcare in reducing inequalities in child health outcomes, Bogotá-Colombia: an ecological analysis
    Paola A Mosquera
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Int J Equity Health 11:66. 2012
  3. pmc Consuming sex: the association between modern goods, lifestyles and sexual behaviour among youth in Madagascar
    Kirsten Stoebenau
    International Center for Research on Women, 1120 20th Street NW, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    Global Health 9:13. 2013
  4. pmc The potential for multi-disciplinary primary health care services to take action on the social determinants of health: actions and constraints
    Frances E Baum
    Southgate Institute for Health, Society, and Equity, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:460. 2013
  5. pmc The experience of community health workers training in Iran: a qualitative study
    Sara Javanparast
    South Australian Community Health Research Unit SACHRU, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:291. 2012
  6. pmc Primary health care contribution to improve health outcomes in Bogota-Colombia: a longitudinal ecological analysis
    Paola A Mosquera
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    BMC Fam Pract 13:84. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Global action on social determinants of health
    Ronald Labonte
    PHIRN Research Network on Health Inequities, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 6N5 E mail
    J Public Health Policy 33:139-47. 2012
  8. pmc Conservation of resources theory and research use in health systems
    Celeste Alvaro
    Atlantic Health Promotion Research Centre, Faculty of Health Professions, Dalhousie University, Canada
    Implement Sci 5:79. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Health Systems Governance for health equity: critical reflections
    Ronald Labonte
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Canada
    Rev Salud Publica (Bogota) 12:62-76. 2010
  10. pmc Glossary of the World Trade Organisation and public health: part 1
    Ronald Labonte
    Globalization and Health Equity, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:655-61. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint The G8 and global health: What now? What next?
    Ronald Labonte
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, ON
    Can J Public Health 97:35-8. 2006
    ..To respond adequately to global health needs, the G8 will need to adopt an agenda that more fundamentally alters the distribution of economic and political power, within and among nations...
  2. pmc The impact of primary healthcare in reducing inequalities in child health outcomes, Bogotá-Colombia: an ecological analysis
    Paola A Mosquera
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Int J Equity Health 11:66. 2012
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the contribution of the PHC strategy to reducing inequalities in child health outcomes in Bogotá...
  3. pmc Consuming sex: the association between modern goods, lifestyles and sexual behaviour among youth in Madagascar
    Kirsten Stoebenau
    International Center for Research on Women, 1120 20th Street NW, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    Global Health 9:13. 2013
    ..We expected risky sexual behaviour would be associated with interests in consuming modern goods or lifestyles; urban residence; and socio-cultural characteristics...
  4. pmc The potential for multi-disciplinary primary health care services to take action on the social determinants of health: actions and constraints
    Frances E Baum
    Southgate Institute for Health, Society, and Equity, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:460. 2013
    ..We report on interview data from an empirical study of primary health care centres in Adelaide and Alice Springs, Australia...
  5. pmc The experience of community health workers training in Iran: a qualitative study
    Sara Javanparast
    South Australian Community Health Research Unit SACHRU, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:291. 2012
    ..This study aimed to analyse the CHW training process in Iran and how different components of training have impacted on CHW performance and satisfaction...
  6. pmc Primary health care contribution to improve health outcomes in Bogota-Colombia: a longitudinal ecological analysis
    Paola A Mosquera
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    BMC Fam Pract 13:84. 2012
    ..This study aims to analyse the contribution of the PHC strategy to the improvement of health outcomes controlling for socioeconomic variables...
  7. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Global action on social determinants of health
    Ronald Labonte
    PHIRN Research Network on Health Inequities, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 6N5 E mail
    J Public Health Policy 33:139-47. 2012
    ..The challenge for global health, however, will remain the willingness of states to make domestic and foreign policy choices that strengthen income redistribution, economic regulation, and citizen rights...
  8. pmc Conservation of resources theory and research use in health systems
    Celeste Alvaro
    Atlantic Health Promotion Research Centre, Faculty of Health Professions, Dalhousie University, Canada
    Implement Sci 5:79. 2010
    ..First, resources are required for research uptake. Second, threat of resource loss fosters resistance to research use. Third, resources can be optimized, even in resource-challenged environments, to build capacity for KT...
  9. ncbi request reprint Health Systems Governance for health equity: critical reflections
    Ronald Labonte
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Canada
    Rev Salud Publica (Bogota) 12:62-76. 2010
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  10. pmc Glossary of the World Trade Organisation and public health: part 1
    Ronald Labonte
    Globalization and Health Equity, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:655-61. 2006
  11. ncbi request reprint The global financial crisis and health: scaling up our effort
    Ronald Labonte
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Institute of Population Health, 1 Stewart Street, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5
    Can J Public Health 100:173-5. 2009
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  12. pmc Glossary on the World Trade Organisation and public health: part 2
    Ronald Labonte
    Globalization and Health Equity, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1M 1C7
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:738-44. 2006
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  13. pmc Framing health and foreign policy: lessons for global health diplomacy
    Ronald Labonte
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Canada Research Chair, Globalization and Health Equity, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart Street, Ottawa, Ontario, K1N 6N5, Canada
    Global Health 6:14. 2010
    ..The analysis offered in this article may prove helpful to those engaged in global health diplomacy or in efforts to have global governance across a range of sectoral interests pay more attention to health equity impacts...
  14. doi request reprint The growing impact of globalization for health and public health practice
    Ronald Labonte
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Annu Rev Public Health 32:263-83. 2011
    ..The article concludes with a call for national governments, especially those of wealthier nations, to take greater account of global health and its social determinants in all their foreign policies...
  15. pmc Reflections on the ethics of recruiting foreign-trained human resources for health
    Vivien Runnels
    Globalization and Health Equity Research Unit, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Canada
    Hum Resour Health 9:2. 2011
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  16. pmc Framing international trade and chronic disease
    Ronald Labonte
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Global Health 7:21. 2011
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  17. doi request reprint Toward a post-Charter health promotion
    Ronald Labonte
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 6N5
    Health Promot Int 26:ii183-6. 2011
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  18. pmc Globalization and its methodological discontents: Contextualizing globalization through the study of HIV/AIDS
    Garrett W Brown
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Global Health 7:29. 2011
    ..To do so, the article focuses on three recent case studies conducted on globalization and HIV/AIDS and explores how these cases can help us to understand the contextual permutations involved within the processes of globalization...
  19. pmc A global health equity agenda for the G8 summit
    Ronald Labonte
    Globalisation and Health Equity Research Program, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, K1N 6N5, Canada
    BMJ 330:533-6. 2005
  20. pmc Foreign policy matters: a normative view of the G8 and population health
    Ronald Labonte
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6N5, Canada
    Bull World Health Organ 85:185-91. 2007
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  21. doi request reprint Advancing health equity in the global marketplace: how human rights can help
    Ted Schrecker
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart Street, Ottawa, ON, Canada, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 71:1520-6. 2010
    ....
  22. pmc Understanding how and why health is integrated into foreign policy - a case study of health is global, a UK Government Strategy 2008-2013
    Michelle L Gagnon
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart Street, Ottawa, Ontario, K1N6N5, Canada
    Global Health 9:24. 2013
    ..It aims to build understanding about how and why health is integrated into foreign policy and derive lessons of potential relevance to other nations interested in developing whole-of-government global health strategies...
  23. doi request reprint Globalisation and health: the need for a global vision
    Ted Schrecker
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Lancet 372:1670-6. 2008
    ..We conclude with an examination of the interconnected intellectual and institutional challenges to reduction of health inequities that are created by contemporary globalisation...
  24. doi request reprint Making sense of the global economy: 10 resources for health promoters
    K S Mohindra
    Institute of Population Health, Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Health Promot Int 25:355-62. 2010
    ..We draw attention to issues helpful in understanding the present global financial crisis...
  25. doi request reprint Beyond idealism and realism: Canadian NGO/government relations during the negotiation of the FCTC
    Raphael Lencucha
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Public Health Policy 31:74-87. 2010
    ..While specific to the case under study (the FCTC), our findings nonetheless indicate the need for a nuanced view of the relationship between governments and NGOs, at least during the process of multilateral health policy negotiations...
  26. doi request reprint Urbanization and international trade and investment policies as determinants of noncommunicable diseases in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Ashley Schram
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 56:281-301. 2013
    ..The findings are considered in the context of global barriers and facilitators for healthy public policy. ..
  27. pmc A systematic review of population health interventions and Scheduled Tribes in India
    K S Mohindra
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    BMC Public Health 10:438. 2010
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  28. ncbi request reprint From the global market to the global village: "free" trade, health and the World Trade Organization
    Ronald Labonte
    Saskatchewan Population Health and Evaluation Research Unit, Universities of Saskatchewan and Regina, Canada
    Promot Educ 10:23-7, 33-9, 46. 2003
  29. ncbi request reprint Tackling the "10-90 gap": a Canadian report
    Jerry Spiegel
    Lancet 362:917-8. 2003
  30. pmc Making research matter: a civil society perspective on health research
    David Sanders
    School of Public Health, University of the Western Cape, Bellville 7535, South Africa
    Bull World Health Organ 82:757-63. 2004
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Understanding "globalization" as a determinant of health determinants: a critical perspective
    Jerry M Spiegel
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, Liu Institute for Global Issues, University of British Columbia, Canada
    Int J Occup Environ Health 10:360-7. 2004
    ..They then draw attention to current trends, such as the GATS (General Agreement on Trade in Services), that promise to open health services provision to increased pressures of globalization...
  32. ncbi request reprint [From the global market to the global village: free trade, health and the world trade organization]
    Ronald Labonte
    L unité de recherche sur l éaluation et la santé de la population de Saskatchewan, Canada
    Sante Publique 15:267-78. 2003
  33. ncbi request reprint Global Health Watch Canada? Mobilizing the Canadian public health community around a global health advocacy agenda
    David McCoy
    Global Health Watch 2005 06, London, United Kingdom
    Can J Public Health 97:142-4. 2006
    ..Public health professionals, by virtue of their social standing as well as the nature and tools of their discipline, should be at the forefront of such civic efforts...
  34. pmc Setting global health research priorities
    Ronald Labonte
    BMJ 326:722-3. 2003
  35. ncbi request reprint Income and health in Canada: research gaps and future opportunities
    Dennis Raphael
    School of Health Policy and Management, York University, ON
    Can J Public Health 97:S16-23, S18-26. 2006
    ..The goal of this research project was to identify and suggest means of filling the gaps/needs in Canadian research activity and public policy action on the income and health relationship...
  36. ncbi request reprint Changing health determinants through community action: power, participation and policy
    Lewis Williams
    Whariki Research Group, Centre for Social and Health Outcomes and Evaluation Research, Massey University, P O Box 6137, Wellesley, St Auckland, New Zealand
    Promot Educ 10:65-71, 88, 104. 2003
  37. doi request reprint Rethinking (Product) RED
    Colleen O'Manique
    Women s Studies and Politics, Trent University, Peterborough, Ont, Canada
    Lancet 371:1561-3. 2008
  38. ncbi request reprint An integrated exploration into the social and environmental determinants of health: the Saskatchewan Population Health and Evaluation Research Unit (SPHERU)
    Ronald Labonte
    Community Health and Epidemiology, University of Saskatchewan, 107 Wiggins Road, Saskatoon, Saskatchwan, Canada S7N 5E5
    Chronic Dis Can 23:71-6. 2002
    ..This article describes SPHERU's research model and the Unit's approach to research and summarizes each of its current research programs and projects...
  39. ncbi request reprint Nailing health planks into the foreign policy platform: the Canadian experience
    Ronald Labonte
    Saskatchewan Population Health and Evaluation Research Unit, Universities of Saskatchewan and Regina, 107 Wiggins Road, Saskatoon, SK S7H 5E5, Canada
    Med J Aust 180:159-62. 2004
    ..Alternatives to regulating trade in such essential services are proposed in this article...
  40. ncbi request reprint Social inclusion/exclusion: dancing the dialectic
    Ronald Labonte
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
    Health Promot Int 19:115-21. 2004
    ..Their utility, however, particularly at a time when not only inequalities, but also their rate of growth, is increasing, requires careful questioning...
  41. ncbi request reprint Addressing the non-medical determinants of health: a survey of Canada's health regions
    C James Frankish
    Institute of Health Promotion Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
    Can J Public Health 98:41-7. 2007
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  42. ncbi request reprint Taming the brain drain: a challenge for public health systems in Southern Africa
    Ted Schrecker
    Saskatchewan Population Health and Evaluation Research Unit, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
    Int J Occup Environ Health 10:409-15. 2004
    ..Policy options have been identified, but implementation may be complicated by provisions of GATS, fundamental economic disparities, and domestic political priorities...
  43. ncbi request reprint Researching income and income distribution as determinants of health in Canada: gaps between theoretical knowledge, research practice, and policy implementation
    Dennis Raphael
    School of Health Policy and Management, York University, Toronto, Canada
    Health Policy 72:217-32. 2005
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  44. pmc Iraq doctor tells of health crimes
    Ronald Labonte
    BMJ 331:252. 2005
  45. pmc Global right to health campaign launched
    Ronald Labonte
    BMJ 331:252. 2005
  46. ncbi request reprint The future of health promotion
    Ronald Labonte
    Health Promot J Austr 16:172-6. 2005