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

Rotary Peace Fellowship - Call for applications

by Rotary Peace Centers

The Rotary Foundation is now accepting applications for the fully-funded 2018 Rotary Peace Fellowship. Up to 100 social change leaders are selected globally every year to earn either a master’s degree or a professional development certificate in peace and conflict studies at one of six Rotary Peace Centers at leading ... read more

Updated: 16 Feb, 2017
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A New Community on Global Health Diagnostics

by Madhukar Pai

Hi All, We hope you received the information about the launch of a new Community within GHDOnline, on diagnostics! Please see: We have nearly 500 members already with several active, ongoing discussions on TB diagnostics, Zika & Ebola testing, HIV self-testing, Essential Diagnostics List, etc. Diagnostics are critical for ... read more

Updated: 15 Feb, 2017
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Announcement of new date of entrance exam for PhD in Public Health

Sunday Chinenye replied

Dear Trupti, Am Professor Sunday Chinenye from Nigeria but currently working in Monrovia , Liberia, as Chair , Faculty of Internal Medicine for their newly established postgraduate Liberia College of Physicians and Surgeons . Am interested in this PhD program but will prefer to do it online because am heavily ... read more

Updated: 13 Feb, 2017
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by nohemie mawaka

WWW.GLOBAL-SCIE.NET is an online global health creative studio that aims to provide captivating topics impact international health, in hope of telling the narrative through a young professional lens. We aim to provide a new vision and lens to global health, through brief journal content with high quality photographs. This vision ... read more

Updated: 09 Feb, 2017
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New community members

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Bette Brassfield

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Peace Corps

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Faria Quadir

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BIRDEM General Hospital

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Nicholas Serafa

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Wayne State University - (WSU)

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United States