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About David Coleman

Role(s) / Profession(s)

  • Laboratory Professional

Organization

  • Partners In Health - PIH
    Website: http://www.pih.org/ Type: Non-Governmental Organization Country: United States About: Partners In Health, co-founded by physicians Paul Farmer and Jim Yong Kim, serves millions of poor patients in nine countries, providing them with extensive health care and social services that address the root causes of poor health. By successfully proving that providing comprehensive, community-based medical care for complex diseases such as AIDS and tuberculosis is not just possible but essential, the organization has helped bring about significant changes in global health policies and practices.

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  • United Kingdom

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David Coleman replied to "Expert Panel Apr. 2-6: Implementing Quality Management Systems to Strengthen Laboratory Capacity"
In response to Regina Bhebhe, I acted in a mentoring capacity in Zimbabwe and many other places around the world and I would observe that it is very difficult for people to understand the enormous cultural change that is required to adopt the demands of quality management when it has ...

David Coleman replied to "Quality Management Systems to Strengthen TB Laboratory Capacity"
In the majority of tb burden countries, English at best will be a second language and these laboratories would have great difficulties without some form of mentoring support. What are the proposed plans to achieve this support?

David Coleman replied to "Expert Panel Apr. 2-6: Implementing Quality Management Systems to Strengthen Laboratory Capacity"
All the current documentation is written in English, do you have a Spanish version? If not, would it possible for me to explore avenues to provide a Spanish translation?

David Coleman replied to "Expert Panel Apr. 2-6: Implementing Quality Management Systems to Strengthen Laboratory Capacity"
I am a mentor and teacher for laboratories in Africa, South America and Indian subcontinent for the last eleven years. I currently working with a TB laboratory in Lima with Socios en Salad on achieving ISO9001 and ISO15189 within the next two years. The proposed tools for achieving accreditiation and ...
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