About Ernest Ekong
Role(s) / Profession(s)
- Director (Site, Program, Project)
Harvard School of Public Health
Website: http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/ Type: Academic Institution Country: United States About: The Harvard School of Public Health includes more than 200 faculty members working in various disciplines of public health. The overarching mission of the School - to advance the public's health through learning, discovery, and communication - comprises four objectives: to provide the highest level of education to public health scientists, practitioners, and leaders; to foster new discoveries leading to improved health for the people of this country and all nations; to strengthen health capacities and services for communities; and to inform policy debate, disseminate health information and increase awareness of public health as a public good and fundamental right.
PEPFAR - The U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief
Website: http://www.pepfar.gov/ Type: Government Country: United States About: Recognizing the global HIV/AIDS pandemic as one of the greatest health challenges of our time, the U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) was launched in 2003 - the largest international public health initiative aimed at a single disease that any nation has ever undertaken.
Ernest Ekong replied to "BRAC's TB Program: Pioneering DOT Treatment for TB in Rural Bangladesh - Part 2" in the MDR-TB Treatment & Prevention community.
Thanks Michael, This is a very good resource and it really shows that DOTS works. Ernest Sent via BlackBerry by AT&T
Ernest Ekong replied to "Re : [Adherence & Retention] Food assistance is associated with improved body mass index, food security and attendance at clinic in an HIV program in central Haiti: a prospective observational cohort study" in the [ARCHIVED] Adherence & Retention community.
Thanks Prosper for your comments. I agree too that the continuity of supplies and ensuring the food gets to the targeted group are crucial. I coordinate a large multi-sited program where we are currently have about 100,000 adults and 10,000 children on ART. Reports from some of our sites indicate ...
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