Treating non-communicable diseases (NCD) is a global health priority. Members of this community share effective approaches to combating NCDs in poor populations everywhere.

Community moderators

Gene Bukhman
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Division of Global Health Equity
Harvard Medical School, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine
Partners In Health - PIH
Eric Obscherning
Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network - YP-CDN

Recent community activity

Webinar: Task Redistribution for Nurse Management of Hypertension in Rural Kenya

by Deshiree Belis

The Center for Translation Research and Implementation Science (CTRIS) in the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute of the NIH, will host this webinar as part of the 2017 NHLBI Global Health Implementation Research Webinar Series. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/task-redistribution-for-nurse-management-of-hypertension-in-rural-kenya-tickets-34801997712 Date and Time: Tuesday, May 30, 2017 | 10:00 AM – ... read more

Updated: 23 May, 2017
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New PRB-YHP report on health services integration for young people

by Toshiko Kaneda

The Population Reference Bureau recently published a policy report titled "Integrating Health Services for Young People: Tackling the Growing Noncommunicable Disease Epidemic" with AstraZeneca Young Health Programme (YHP) and would like to share the link (below). http://www.prb.org/Publications/Reports/2017/Health-Services-Young-People.aspx Best regards, Toshiko Toshiko Kaneda, Ph.D. Senior Research Associate Population Reference Bureau (PRB) ... read more

Updated: 17 May, 2017
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Training course on Performance-Oriented Project Management

by Kerensa Haffenden

The International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease’s (The Union) International Management Development Programme (IMDP) will have a training course on Performance-Oriented Project Management, from 17 to 21 July 2017, in Singapore. Register here: http://www.unioncourses.org/performance-oriented-project-management-11 Registration closes on 31 May 2017. Project Management is a fundamental component of successful programmes. ... read more

Updated: 10 May, 2017
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Training course on Strategic Planning and Innovation

by Kerensa Haffenden

The International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease’s (The Union) International Management Development Programme (IMDP) will have a training course on Strategic Planning and Innovation, from 3 to 7 July 2017, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Register here: http://www.unioncourses.org/strategic-planning-and-innovation-13 Registration closes on 31 May 2017. Strategic Planning and Innovation focuses ... read more

Updated: 10 May, 2017
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New community members

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SABASTINE ESOMONU

Affiliated Organizations

HEALTH

Work Locations

Nigeria

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Hasna Alam

Affiliated Organizations

Harvard Medical School, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine

Work Locations

India

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ABRAHAM HONORIO REYES FLORINDEZ

Affiliated Organizations

Medical Cambodia; Medical college; Medical Device; medical doctor; Medical Missions; Medic Mobile; MediDev; Medifund; Medilaser

Work Locations

Peru