China's Engagement with Global Health Diplomacy: Was SARS a Watershed?

The authors explore how SARS prompted a national discourse on infectious disease and increased engagement in global health diplomacy. It is argued that the outbreak of SARS exposed shortcomings in China‚Äôs healthcare system and provided the rationale for reform, both domestically and in terms of international engagement. 

Article by: Lai-Ha Chan, Lucy Chen and Jin Xu