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Syria

  • By: Lyn Michaud
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Syria is located on the eastern Mediterranean and borders Turkey, Iraq, Lebanon, Jordan, and Israel. The population of the country is nearly 19 million. Healthcare in Syria falls under the direction of the Ministry of Health. While many health indicators show ...

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