Chronic Disease Challenges in the Caribbean
Trevor Hassell ,
Healthy Caribbean Coalition, Bridgetown, BB
Department of Noncommunicable Diseases and Mental Health, Pan American Health Organization, Washington, DC, US
- The Caribbean sub-region has the highest premature mortality from NCD in the Americas.
- Sustained political leadership and multisectoral action to prevent and control NCD is required.
- Scale-up of technical and financial support to SIDS by the international community is needed.
01 Dec 2016.