Our members seek to build a cohesive, diverse and global community to drive policy, research and social change for a healthy and equitable future. Join us in targeting the social injustice levied by non-communicable diseases (NCDs) world-wide.

Community moderators

Phillip Baker
National Center for Epidemiology and Public Health - NCEPH; Regulatory Institutions Network
Kayla Hansen
University of Minnesota Medical Center
Jordan Jarvis
Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network - YP-CDN
Sandeep Kishore
Cornell University; Harvard Medical School; NCD Action Network; Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network - YP-CDN
Eric Obscherning
Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network - YP-CDN; YPCDN; YP-CDN
Rajesh Vedanthan
Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Recent discussion topics


By Eric Obscherning on 01 Dec, 2015 0 Replies

Dear Young Professionals, Our #MultiplyChange campaign is now in its 3rd week. This fundraising campaign will support our new NextGen Leaders Program so that emerging leaders in places like Kenya can more effectively organize for accessible and affordable…

Vision for YP-CDN in Kenya, Access to Insulin, and More!

By Jordan Jarvis on 25 Nov, 2015 1 Reply

Find our full newsletter & subscribe here: http://us8.campaign-archive2.com/?u=c7b616e12f3d3371297e507c6&id=008b171a6e&e=[UNIQID] ----------------------------------- #GivingTuesday is Less Than a Week Away! Dear YP-CDN members, As we near the holiday…

Three Open Positions with Fund for Public Health in New York (FPHNY)

By Justin List on 24 Nov, 2015 0 Replies

All three of these positions interface with the New York City Department of Health & Mental Hygiene and exciting work with Community Health Workers. Please forward widely to your networks! Community Organizing Specialist- Harlem Health Advocacy Partners…

New community members

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David Cawthorpe

Affiliated Organizations

University of Calgary

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Chimere Kanu

Affiliated Organizations

Riverside Clinic, Abuja

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dr.hanifa mbithe

Affiliated Organizations

Aga Khan Hospital

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Tanzania, United Republic of