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

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World Heart Federation Emerging Leaders program, 2015-16

By Mark Huffman on 27 Aug, 2015 1 Recommendation 0 Replies

On September 1, 2015, the World Heart Federation will invite applications to its 2015-16 Emerging Leaders program. Additional details are outlined below, in the attached file, and can be found on whfel.org The World Heart Federation’s Emerging Leaders…

ACT NOW! Urge Johns Hopkins to keep TB innovation accessible for all!

By Gloria Tavera on 24 Aug, 2015 0 Replies

Dear YP CDN Colleagues, Please *join UAEM* and our allies in *urging Johns Hopkins University* (JHU) to p*rovide a public commitment to the licensing agreement for* an innovative *TB drug* named *Sutezolid *developed at the university; and to *offer a…

>>Join us for our new YP-CDN Town Hall webinars- starting Aug. 26th 8 am EST/ 12pm GMT<<

By Jordan Jarvis on 20 Aug, 2015 1 Recommendation 1 Reply

Dear YPers, *First YP-CDN Town Hall Webinar* Wednesday, August 26th at 8 am EST/ 12pm GMT Consultation on Access to NCD medicines- YP-CDN’s response to WHO discussion paper (Webinar details to come) Please register in advance, as space is limited:…

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Erwin Sihite

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