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.
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Division of Global Health Equity; Harvard Medical School, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine; Partners In Health - PIH
Happy to share this piece/ challenge to EPs to incorporate the NCD pandemic more actively into their scope too http://www.epijournal.com/articles/220/the-eps-role-in-facing-the-non-communicable-disease-pandemic Christine Ngaruiya, MD, DTM&H Global Health/…
The South-East Asia Region carries one of the highest tobacco burdens and continues to face a growing public health crisis. There are approximately 250 million smokers and nearly the same number of smokeless tobacco users, leading to more than 1.3 million…
Because of a worldwide shortage of rheumatologists, there is a shortage of teachers in many areas. Innovative educational programs can be developed for both healthcare professionals and the public. Lay people need to know there is may be effective…
Patan Academy of Health Sciences - PAHS
Seoul National University
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