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
Asaf Bitton
Brigham And Women's Hospital - BWH; Global Health Delivery Project
Geneviève Bois
Copenhagen School of Global Health; Université de Montréal
Abigail Capobianco
NCD Action Network
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
Rajesh Vedanthan
Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Recent discussion topics

"YP Speaks" Mini-Series: Pain and Palliative Care

By Desiree Neufeld on 21 Apr, 2015 1 Recommendation 0 Replies

Welcome to the Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network's mini-series! Over the next two sessions, "YP Speaks" will discussing pain and palliative care in LMICs. Beginning Monday, April 27th at 12:00pm EST, Afsan Bhadelia will be talking about the "pain…

Dying with Dignity: Hope for Rwanda as a post genocide society

By Dr. Ntizimira Christian on 17 Apr, 2015 2 Recommendations 2 Replies

During the genocide, a part of our humanity was lost along with the one million who perished. However, I’m still convinced that the concept of palliative care will bring back this part of humanity lost and will teach us to understand the deep perception of…

New community members

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geoffrey manda

Affiliated Organizations

University of Malawi College of Medicine

Work Locations

Malawi

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Julie Thorne

Affiliated Organizations

University of Toronto

Work Locations

Canada

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Meika Bhattachan

Affiliated Organizations

B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences

Work Locations

Nepal