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
UNOPS
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

Current Expert Panels

Strengthening and Scaling the Community Health Workforce

This Expert Panel will explore strategies for strengthening and scaling the community health workforce to generate value in health care delivery.

June 12, 2017 - June 16, 2017

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Recent community activity

An appreciation of nursing educators globally

Pat Daoust replied

Dear Josephine, Thank you for your posting. It has been an honor for MGH Global Health to work in partnership with Mbarara University of Health Science (MUST) for the last 5 years. Developing the Masters in Critical Care met a significant need and having students like yourself join the program ... read more

Updated: 22 Jun, 2017
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Updated: 20 Jun, 2017
Recommendation: 1
Replies: 2

Any Acute Care Pediatric Nurses out there? want to join us in Nepal in 2018?

by Joe Niemczura, RN, MS

This time around in Nepal I am getting a lot of queries about pediatric nurse training - something similar to the PALS course so widely adopted in USA. I will be returning to Nepal in 2018 and I want to find some pediatric acute care nurses to spend a month ... read more

Updated: 20 Jun, 2017
Replies: 0

Survey: The Ethical Practice of Clinical Medicine in LMICs

Elizabeth Glaser replied

I was sent the survey through CUGH. Am glad Dr Doobay-Persaud is asking these questions and will be interested to learn the results. read more

Updated: 12 Jun, 2017
Reply: 1

New community members

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Noelle Tripp

Affiliated Organizations

Boston College; Student

Work Locations

Honduras; United States

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Lauren Jacobson

Affiliated Organizations

Boston College

Work Locations

United States

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Jennifer Pietropaoli

Affiliated Organizations

University of Rochester

Work Locations

United States