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

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…

Undergraduates seeking to interview experts on NCDs in global health

By Maria Stalford on 17 Mar, 2015 1 Recommendation 2 Replies

Hello! I am teaching a course at Brandeis University this semester on chronic disease in global health. It’s a great group of students, all graduating seniors in an interdisciplinary major called Health: Science, Society & Policy. Each of the students in…

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Moliehi Matlala

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South Africa

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Larissa Beyerlein

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University of Utah

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Bashir Najeeb

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United Nations

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