Mission Hospitals as Vital Capacity Builders in the Majority World





mission hospitals, post-graduate medical education, capacity-building, Africa


Editorial on mission hospitals as key contributors to capacity-building in underserved areas through discipleship and education for a dedicated healhcare work force. 

Author Biography

Bruce Dahlman, Christian Academy of African Physicians

MD, MSHPE, FAAFP, Former Head, Department of Family Medicine and Community Care, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Kabarak University, Kenya


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How to Cite

Dahlman, B. (2020). Mission Hospitals as Vital Capacity Builders in the Majority World. Christian Journal for Global Health, 7(2), 3–6. https://doi.org/10.15566/cjgh.v7i2.413