|類型/形式：||Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Larry Klein; Brad Pitt; Sheldon Mirowitz; Mike Beckham; Sarah Holt; Gail Willumsen; Andrew Young; Tabitha Jackson; Rob Whittlesey; Jimmy Carter; David Brancaccio; Philip J Hilts; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.). Science Unit.; Vulcan Productions.; WGBH Educational Foundation.; Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.; Circus Productions.; Holt Productions.; Gemini Productions.; Archipelago Films.; RCSR Productions.; WGBH Video (Firm)
|語言註釋：||In English; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired; video description for the sight impaired.|
|注意：||Collective title from set container.
Originally produced as 6 episodes of the television miniseries Rx for survival in 2005.
Special feature (disc 2, 25 min.): interview with Jimmy Carter about global health issues, conducted by David Brancaccio (originally broadcast as an episode of the television program NOW on Nov. 4, 2005).
DVD-ROM features (PDF files): teacher guides for each episode; 6 activities for exploring global health issues; 3 dispatches from experts in the field.
Companion to the book: Rx for survival, why we must rise to the global health challenge / by Philip Hilts.
|餘額：||Music composed by Sheldon Mirowitz ; orchestration and programming, Sheldon Mirowitz ... [et al.].|
|表演者：||Narrator, Brad Pitt.|
|描述：||3 videodiscs (335 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.|
|詳述：||DVD, NTSC; Dolby digital.|
|内容：||Disease warriors / written, produced, and directed by Mike Beckham ; produced in association with Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health ; a Circus Productions film (55 min.) --
Rise of the superbugs / written, produced, and directed by Sarah Holt ; a Holt Productions film (57 min.) --
Delivering the goods / written and directed by Gail Willumsen ; produced by Gail Willumsen, Jill Shinefield ; produced in association with Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health ; a Gemini Productions film (55 min.) --
Deadly messengers / produced by Andrew Young ; written by Susan Todd ; an Archipelago Films production (57 min.) --
Back to the basics / produced by Tabitha Jackson, Mike Beckham ; produced in association with Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health ; a Circus Productions film (55 min.) --
How safe are we? / written, produced, and directed by Rob Whittlesey ; an RCSR Productions film (56 min.).
Rise of the superbugs.
Delivering the goods.
Back to the basics.
How safe are we?
Rx for survival (Television program)
Prescription for survival :
Global health challenge
Now (Television program : 2005)
|責任：||series executive producer, Larry Klein ; a co-production of the WGBH/NOVA Science Unit and Vulcan Productions, Inc. ; WGBH Educational Foundation.|
"From vaccines to antibiotics, clean water to nutrition, bio-terror threats to the HIV/AIDS pandemic, the six-part series 'Rx for Survival: A Global Health Challenge' tells the compelling stories of global health challenges and successes. Employing both historical dramatic sequences and poignant current documentary stories, the series showcases key milestones in public health history, such as the eradication of smallpox, alongside modern and future challenges, including SARS, a potential global flu pandemic and recovery from the Asian tsunami catastrophe"--Http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/rxforsurvival/series/about/series.html.
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(發佈的EMRO讀者 2006-03-22 )
Rx for Survival: A Global Health Challenge is the major component of the Rx for Survival Projectâa major public education program on global health issues. With funding from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the Merck Company Foundation, the WGBH/NOVA Science Unit and Vulcan Productions...