Foreword by Janet Yellen
Findings suggest the important influence of parental smoking on the behavioral choices of Chinese adolescents.
C. Anderson Johnson of the Institute for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research will head the study.
The program will design and develop a collaborative pediatric research project and focus on ways to provide cost-effective, quality health care in both China and the U.S.
The Wuhan government and USC Institute for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research (IPR) will begin one of the largest collaborations in preventive health across the Pacific Rim.
An international telemedicine project links USC physicians and educators with their counterparts in Hong Kong and China to improve the education of Chinese physicians in Western medicine and promote preventive care and community health.
China and the state of California have built deep and interdependent socioeconomic exchanges that reverberate across the globe, and these interactions make California a microcosm of the most important international relationship of the twenty-first century. In his book, journalist Matt Sheehan chronicles the real people who are making these connections.