Hallenges of treating tuberculosis in Haiti and the Dominican Republic

The specific topic is to examine the challenges (social, historical, economic, political, medical, etc. see below) of treating Tuberculosis (TB) in the Haiti and the Dominican Republic. Why do countries have different outcomes? Examine what each country is doing differently and what kind of aid they are receiving etc.?


This paper should:

” examine and explain how a social, historical, economic, political, medical, public
health, environmental or other phenomenon of your choosing has been shown to
or theoretically might have  influenced health outcomes in Haiti and/or the
Dominican Republic, with an emphasis on helping us to understand why the two
countries have such different outcomes today.

” be about the Dominican Republic and/or Haiti, or one or both of the island nations
and the international community.

” present your argument.

” reflect your ability to examine primary and/or secondary sources, including
health-related data.

DO NOT TALK ABOUT HISTORY OF HAITI i.e. revolution.