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
Discussion of Global Disparities in Women Cancers

Greetings; Please distribute to all those interested and feel free to contact me if you need more information. If in the New York City area will be glad if you could join us. Many thanks, Liz ------ Elizabeth Omondi Cancer Africa Email:…

By Elizabeth Omondi on 28 Nov 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
Lancet study: Obesity responsible for nearly half a million cancer cases in 2012

Dear Authors and members, Thank you for sharing an important article on Globesity. Congratulations for bringing out a highly relevant study. The findings are alarming and need to taken with growing concern how seriously we need to address this issue…

By Jordan Jarvis on 26 Nov 2014 0 Recommendations 1 Replies
Fwd: CSIH is hiring!

Dear all, The Canadian Society on International Health (CSIH) is hiring a new projet coordinator, this could interest some of you. Best, Gen --- Geneviève Bois +1-514-602-2508 Tw @GenBois *"What's an NCD?"*: an NCDFREE short voxpop clip…

By Geneviève Bois on 26 Nov 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
Job Opportunity - M&E Consultant with MOHSW Tanzania (NCD Synergies)

As you may know, the NCD Synergies project, administered by Partners In Health, is collaborating with several low-income countries to support national planning efforts to expand access to non-communicable disease and injury services. Tanzania Consultancy:…

By Maia Olsen on 26 Nov 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
"Aarogyamithra" - Community Health Analyst Course - 3 months

STG Medical Care GPO is proud to launch "Aarogyamithra" - Community Health Analyst Course - 3 months in India. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dCr9zLRcSuE Please watch this video, I have designed this course while I was working as General Manager-HR and…

By Prasad Pasam on 24 Nov 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
"Aarogyamithra" - Community Health Analyst Course - 3 months

STG Medical Care GPO is proud to launch "Aarogyamithra" - Community Health Analyst Course - 3 months in India. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dCr9zLRcSuE Please watch this video, I have designed this course while I was working as General Manager-HR and…

By Prasad Pasam on 24 Nov 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
YP-CDN Board of Directors is recruiting!

Hi Jordan, Could you please send me more info?

By Jordan Jarvis on 24 Nov 2014 0 Recommendations 1 Replies
| National Public Radio on M. Kaur & P. Singh |

Dear all, A very thoughtful piece on 2 members of this community -- Prabhjot Singh and Manmeet Kaur, profiled on USA national public radio (NPR). here they highlight a key way to deal with chronic ailments, wherever they happen to be -- putting a focus…

By Sandeep Kishore on 24 Nov 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
International Course on Access to Medical Technologies and Innovations: "Balancing between Public Health and Intellectual Property Law"

Dear All, From February 2-6,2015, The Institute of Health Management Research will hold "Balancing between Public Health and Intellectual Property Law," an international course on access to medical technologies and innovations in Jaipur, India. Please see…

By Abigail Capobianco on 24 Nov 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
World Diabetes Day Campaign

All, I also think we need to focus our energies to the young people- in high school or generally students- to sensitive them on diabetes early in life. This is because diabetes has insidious onset and due to low knowledge levels, especially in developing…

By Elizabeth Rowley on 03 Nov 2014 0 Recommendations 11 Replies
The Future of Point-of-Care Technologies in Cancer Care

Hello, The CFTCC is hosting a workshop on POC diagnostics next week. It is an online and in person class. There is an opportunity to participate virtually if you register online. We will be on the EdX platform. If you are in Boston, you can come in person,…

By Catherine (Cathie) Klapperich on 30 Apr 2014 6 Recommendations 66 Replies
Integrating Mental Health in the Primary Care Setting: The Case in the U.S. and Abroad

Dear All, Thank you again to everyone who participated in our virtual Expert Panel, "Integrating Mental Health in the Primary Care Setting: The Case in the U.S. and Abroad", last November. Starting today until Monday, February 24 at 9AM EDT, we invite you…

By Sophie Beauvais on 11 Nov 2013 6 Recommendations 41 Replies
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