NCDs like heart disease, cancer and diabetes are growing threats - even in developing countries. Harvard med student and YPCDN founder (the parent to NCD Action Network) Sandeep Kishore says its time to revoke the false dichotomy between medicine and public health. Doctors should learn more about the 'causes of the causes', the social determinants of health. He calls on med students to 'rise-up' and drive change in their education curricula to include these components, to change the '100-year old' antiquated model of medical education.
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