Nurses and midwives provide the backbone of health care delivery systems worldwide. Members of this community share experiences and exchange information in efforts to raise the standard of nursing care and training.

Community moderators

Christina Congdon
Columbia University Medical Center
NYU Langone Medical Center
Partners in Health
Inge Corless
MGH Institute of Health Professions School of Nursing
Monique Germain
Faculte Des Sciences Infirmieres de Universite Episcopale d'Haiti/Governing Board member and Visiting Faculty
Haiti Nursing Foundation-HNF/Board Member
Milka Ogayo
Ministry of Health, Kenya
Maggie Sullivan
Boston Health Care for the Homeless
Global Nursing Caucus
Partners In Health - PIH
University of California San Francisco - UCSF

Recent community activity

Without nursing it isn't global health #nursesRglobalhealth

Kimberly Baltzell replied

Thank you for asking these great questions. Certainly supporting nursing global health research, and making sure funding entities realize it is important, is a good step - there seem to be fewer funding opportunities to pursue global research. We also need more nurse scientists, and more voices in the general ... read more

Updated: 16 Oct, 2017
Replies: 9

Free online courses at London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

by Josie Gallo

Dear All, I'm pleased to share with you, from London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, our free online courses (MOOCs) available here: Our courses give you the fantastic opportunity to study a range of global health topics, learning with others and hearing from leading health experts. The courses ... read more

Updated: 16 Oct, 2017
Replies: 0

Free Webinar: Global Health & Geography

by Jessica Evert

Dear GHDOnline Nursing and Midwifery Community, Join the next installment of the Free Webinar Series "Teaching Global Health Through an Interprofessional Lens" hosted by CUGH (Consortium of Universities for Global Health) and sponsored by CFHI (Child Family Health International). This webinar will equip attendees to integrate key concepts from geography ... read more

Updated: 15 Oct, 2017
Replies: 0

Pediatric and Child HEalth Association of Malawi First Annual Conference

Christina Congdon replied

Such a truly powerful conference with topics that are often overlooked in such a platform. I find it quite amazing that the conference even included the perspective of a judge when discussing these difficult ethical issues! This is truly what Global Health should be and I applaud such collaborative work! read more

Updated: 13 Oct, 2017
Recommendation: 1
Replies: 6

New community members

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Nnenna Urom

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Federal Ministry of health

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Ellen Jones

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Independent Consultant

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Cambodia; Kenya; United Kingdom

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Josie Gallo

Affiliated Organizations

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

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United Kingdom