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
Asaf Bitton
Brigham And Women's Hospital - BWH; Global Health Delivery Project
Geneviève Bois
Copenhagen School of Global Health; Université de Montréal
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

U.S. Chamber Works Globally to Fight Antismoking Measures

By Eric Obscherning on 30 Jun, 2015 0 Replies

YP Community, Below is an excerpt (the full article is attached via link) from a New York Times article from today. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is actively dismantling tobacco prevention measures in the places where it's needed most, in attempt to defend…

American Cancer Society Global Scholars Programme- Applications Due by July 15

By Erin Little on 27 Jun, 2015 1 Reply

The American Cancer Society’s Global Scholars Program empowers high-achieving young professionals from developing countries to lead cancer control advocacy campaigns in their respective home countries. In partnership with the Young Professionals Chronic…

IOM reports and related materials available for educational/professional learning purposes

By Bridget Kelly on 24 Jun, 2015 1 Reply

Dear colleagues - I have copies of the Institute of Medicine reports Promoting Cardiovascular Health in the Developing World (http://www.nap.edu/catalog/12815/promoting-cardiovascular-health-in-the-developing-world-a-critical-challenge) and Country-Level…

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Clement Diarga BASSE

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syed muhammad adnan shah

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hospital; Hospital

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Dzidula Clottey

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University of Tasmania School of Medicine

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