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

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

By Seun Adebiyi on 30 Mar, 2015 1 Recommendation 0 Replies

Starting tonight! *Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies*, based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book by Siddhartha Mukherjee, tells the complete story of cancer, from its first description in an ancient Egyptian scroll to the gleaming laboratories of modern…

Harnessing the power of YPs...Lancet

By Jeremy Schwartz on 22 Mar, 2015 0 Replies

YPers, If you haven't read Richard Horton's recent essay on harnessing the power of young professionals to redirect the "distorted values and misdirected ingenuity" of the system...you must. Thanks to Rachel Nugent for sharing this! Best, Jeremy Schwartz…

World Conference on Tobacco or Health

By Geneviève Bois on 18 Mar, 2015 1 Recommendation 1 Reply

Hi everyone, The World Conference on Tobacco or Health started yesterday in Abu Dhabi, UAE, and some sessions are livestreamed if you want to join: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JzEsLgtfX-4 The programme is online too http://www.wctoh.org/ . The theme is…

New community members

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Yunfei LI

Affiliated Organizations

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Work Locations

United States

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Sujay Kakarmath

Affiliated Organizations

Harvard Medical School, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine

Work Locations

India; United States

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Dr. Mohamed Y. Dualeh

Dr. Mohamed Y. Dualeh holds a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) degree from Hope University, Somalia and currently attaining his Masters Degree in Public Health (MPH) from Kampala University. He also received a Professional Development Certificate in Occupational Safety and Health Administration from OSHAcademy, Oregon, USA. He joined Hargeisa TB Hospital in September, 2014 to the position of medical doctor and later become -in addition- a medical data officer at the hospital

Affiliated Organizations

Hargeisa TB Hospital

Work Locations

Somalia