Selected Publications

Reading list to start your global health journey


  • 28 stories of AIDS in Africa by Stephanie Nolen
  • An Imperfect Offering by James Orbinski
  • Better: A Surgeon’s Notes on Performance by Atul Gawande
  • Development as freedom by Amartya Sen
  • Pathologies of Power: Health, Human Rights, and the New War on the Poor by Paul Farmer
  • Race Against Time by Stephen Lewis
  • Shake Hands with the Devil: The Failure of Humanity in Rwanda by Romeo Dallaire
  • Dead Aid: Why Aid Is Not Working and How There Is a better Way for Africa by Dambisa Moyo
  • Huish, Robert. (2013) “Where no doctor has gone before: Cuba’s place in the global health landscape.”  Waterloo: Wilfrid Laurier University Press.
  • Tiessen, Rebecca, & Robert Huish, (eds). (2014). Globetrotting or Global Citizenship? Perils and potential of international experiential learning. Toronto: University of Toronto Press.