Global Medical Sociology Conference Series
Conference Series has been instrumental in conducting International Medical Sociology Meetings for three years, and very excited to expand Europe and America continents. Previous meetings were held in major cities like Las Vegas, London and Atlanta with success the meetings again scheduled in two continents. Social Sciences and Medicine meeting to be conducted during June 21-22, 2017 at London, UK. 2nd Medical Sociology Conference to be held during September 25-26, 2017 at Atlanta, USA.
Sociological Analysis or Research for the first time conducted in 1895 at Atlanta. Medical Sociology Research is increasing rapidly from time to time in USA and spreading to all parts of the globe. Medical Sociology topics mainly focus on the illness, healthcare, sociological theory, public health, health policies, pain management and mental health. Medical Sociology definition is the sociological analysis of healthcare institutions and healthcare delivery systems. The United States has the biggest healthcare industry in the world, spending approximately $3 trillion a year. Healthcare will comprise close to 18% US GDP by 2018. Around 27% of the healthcare funds spend by the federal government. Medicaid is the federal government’s health care program for low-income and disabled persons (including children), as well as certain groups of seniors in nursing homes. The health care market in the U.S. in 2015 included the major categories of hospital care ($1,031.1 billion), physician and clinical services ($640.3 billion), dental services ($119.1 billion) and prescription drugs ($328.4 billion), along with nursing home and home health care ($253.6 billion). The presence of a large number of public health and healthcare equipment manufacturers has contributed significantly to the North American and European healthcare market. However, the Asia-Pacific region represents a significant growth opportunity for the healthcare market during the forecast period of 2014 to 2019. In US many universities are offering medical sociology graduate programs and medical sociology PhD. There are more than 300+ open access medical sociology journals are operating in USA and providing much information regarding sociology of health and illness.