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Treating endemic non-communicable diseases (NCD) is a global health priority. Members of this community share effective approaches to combating NCDs in poor populations everywhere.

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Gene Bukhman - Brigham and Women's Hospital, Division of Global Health Equity; Harvard Medical School, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine; Partners In Health - PIH Ziad Khatib - McGill University
Global Youth Meet

The Global Youth Meet 2014 taking place in India is set for November. This conference will be gathering over 300 young people from around the world to get their views and perspectives for sustainable Global health. The focus of this year's GYM will be on…

By Mbiydzenyuy Ferdinant Sonyuy on 06 Aug 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
Global Pediatric Fellowship at Boston Children's

Hi all, I thought someone here could help. A friend of mine is looking for post doc opportunity in USA in microbiology/ bacteriology any ideas will surely be appreciative. Sent from Yahoo Mail on Android

By Tony Tran on 03 Jul 2014 0 Recommendations 3 Replies
UCSF Global Health Delivery Training

Based on what many of the experts in this group have said in this forum, University of California at San Francisco along with PIH are putting on a 4 day bootcamp in Global Health Delivery from October 2nd-5th 2014. Many of the participants in this forum…

By Manisha Singh on 25 Jun 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
UCSF Global Health Delivery Training

Based on what many of the experts in this group have said in this forum, University of California at San Francisco along with PIH are putting on a 4 day bootcamp in Global Health Delivery from October 2nd-5th 2014. Many of the participants in this forum…

By Manisha Singh on 25 Jun 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
Director of Public Health Programs Position Available

About the Organization Health Horizons International (HHI) is a non-profit organization working to improve community health and expand access to quality health care in the Dominican Republic. We support a comprehensive model of health promotion that…

By Haley Burns on 05 Jun 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
Position Available: Clinical Programs Director

About Our Organization Health Horizons International (HHI) is a non-profit organization working to improve community health and expand access to quality health care in the Dominican Republic. We support a comprehensive model of health promotion that…

By Haley Burns on 06 May 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
Epidemiological Study on Cardiovascular Diseases in Nepal

We are doing related work in a diversity of geographical areas in Peru, i.e. low/high altitude, urban/rural. See our protocol http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22240652 Some publications from our group also arising…

By Biraj Karmacharya on 03 May 2014 0 Recommendations 9 Replies
Laboratory services in resource limited areas

Dear Anna. This a great idea an can be much help for developing countries like Kenya where I work. Currently am involved in clinical trials(drug and vaccine) and I work with KEMRI-Wellcome Trust) in Kenya. Am interested in such laboratory and will…

By SUSAN LEIB on 03 May 2014 1 Recommendations 5 Replies
The Future of Point-of-Care Technologies in Cancer Care

Hello, The CFTCC is hosting a workshop on POC diagnostics next week. It is an online and in person class. There is an opportunity to participate virtually if you register online. We will be on the EdX platform. If you are in Boston, you can come in person,…

By Catherine (Cathie) Klapperich on 30 Apr 2014 6 Recommendations 66 Replies
YPers at PAA?

See you at the youth session? I'm bensel1 [at] stanford.

By Ben Seligman on 29 Apr 2014 0 Recommendations 2 Replies
Routine data collection tools for NCDs

A very good question and healthy discussions! To collect data routinely, we need to have regular access to the target population. In limited-resource settings, this is a huge challenge, specially if the population is highly mobile. My immediate thought is…

By EMMANUEL ABATTA on 11 Apr 2014 1 Recommendations 9 Replies
Integrating Mental Health in the Primary Care Setting: The Case in the U.S. and Abroad

Dear All, Thank you again to everyone who participated in our virtual Expert Panel, "Integrating Mental Health in the Primary Care Setting: The Case in the U.S. and Abroad", last November. Starting today until Monday, February 24 at 9AM EDT, we invite you…

By Sophie Beauvais on 11 Nov 2013 6 Recommendations 41 Replies
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