Open position: Head of TB at FIND

by Claudia Denkinger

Dear All, We would like to inform the Global Health DX community that we have opened a Head of TB programme position in FIND Job description: See attachment If interested, please send a motivation letter, a detailed CV and three references to hr@finddx.org. Deadline to send your application: 10th January ... read more

Updated: 07 Dec, 2018
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Closure of this community and launch of an alternative

Madhukar Pai replied

Hi All, A gentle reminder that this community will go silent on December 10th. We have already launched an alternative community at Discourse: https://www.ghdxonline.org/ Kindly visit the site, sign up and contribute! Best Madhu read more

Updated: 07 Dec, 2018
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Industry Perspectives on the WHO Essential Diagnostics List


Quite right Vivek, The same story applies to MOLBIO - Truelab. read more

Updated: 06 Dec, 2018
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Launch of the Community Health Toolkit!

by Alix Emden

Last week, Medic Mobile and a group of inspiring contributing partners, launched the Community Health Toolkit (CHT)! The CHT is a collection of open source technologies and open access resources. It’s a global public good and a shared toolkit to advance universal health coverage. We’re working together on this toolkit, ... read more

Updated: 05 Dec, 2018
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McGill Summer Institute in Infectious Diseases and Global Health--Now accepting applications for 2019

by Madhukar Pai

Please see this announcement: https://mailchi.mp/mcgill/mcgill-summer-institute-in-infectious-diseases-and-... This year, we are offering a selection of our most popular courses in a shortened 3-day intensive format, in addition to an original 5-day course. Participants now have the opportunity to take up to 4 different topics during the two weeks. When: June 10-21, 2019 ... read more

Updated: 04 Dec, 2018
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If you had to read one book on global health...

by Madhukar Pai

Hi All, I recently posed a question on Twitter: If there is 1 book that you would like all global health students to read, it would be.....? The question elicited a large number of responses and re-tweets. Here is a blog post with a compilation of over 120 books recommended ... read more

Updated: 30 Nov, 2018
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How to facilitate communication, knowledge sharing, and collaboration amongst health actors

by Xavier Morelle

Dear GDHonline Community Members, It’s been a pleasure being a part of the GDH online platform. My team and I have benefited greatly from the wealth of information, collaborations, and sense of community here. We look forward to the next steps as you evolve. I lead a Belgium-based social enterprise ... read more

Updated: 26 Nov, 2018
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Call for trial partners for the clinical performance evaluation of next generation malaria RDTs

by Seda Yerlikaya

Dear all, Please find below the link to a call for trial partners posted by FIND for the clinical performance evaluation of next generation malaria rapid diagnostic tests with improved sensitivity for the detection of Plasmodium falciparum and/or Plasmodium vivax infections in patients with symptoms suggestive of malaria. https://www.finddx.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/FIND_CallforTrialPartners_E... Please ... read more

Updated: 26 Nov, 2018
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