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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: 05 Dec, 2018
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Reminder that GHDonline will become static on Dec. 10

Madhuri Gandikota replied

Dear GHD Team, Sorry to learn that GHD will become a static site. It was such a pleasure all these years to have the experts opinion at our fingertips, day/night/rain/shine. It was very comforting to know that any opinions /panel discussions were from people who have first hand experience in ... read more

Updated: 03 Dec, 2018
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ERP implemention job opportunities with CRS

by libby levison

CRS (Catholic Relief Services) is implementing an Oracle Cloud ERP called Insight, which will include Finance, Human Resources and Supply Chain. They need to hire several people in various parts of the world to help with this. The job links are below. "Supply chain" refers to the supply chains for ... read more

Updated: 29 Nov, 2018
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GHDonline becoming a static sight starting December 10, 2108

Neil Pakenham-Walsh replied

Dear all on Health IT, I would like to invite everyone to join HIFA, which includes many aspects of Health IT. HIFA (Healthcare Information For All) is a dynamic global health community working in collaboration with the World Health Organization, with more than 18,000 members (health professionals, librarians, publishers, researchers, ... read more

Updated: 16 Nov, 2018
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Clinical guidelines dissemination - any generic platform & app available?

Elaine Baker replied

This work (started in South Africa) may be of interest to you - it is an app which makes clinical guidelines available as android app in an easily navigable format https://emguidance.com/ read more

Updated: 13 Nov, 2018
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Lessons Learned in Rolling Out Dimagi’s Mobile Device Management Pilot - ICTWorks Post

by Naomi Muinga

Following up on a discussion we had a while ago on this forum, here's a snippet of a post on ICT works addressing device management. Enumerators, who are people like you and I, like to download Candy Crush, Facebook, YouTube videos, mobile screen savers, to their mobile phones, and use ... read more

Updated: 01 Nov, 2018
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Post-doctoral fellow position in Global Digital Health policy at UBC

by Richard Lester

Dear all. I have a post-doctoral fellow (PDF) position available starting asap or in January for high-quality candidates who are finishing their PhD or who have finished within the last 5 years and interested in health policy research related to Digital Health for patient care and policy for scaling up. ... read more

Updated: 23 Oct, 2018
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Members of Norwegian Nobel Committee: This is a campaign to recommend nomination of Abiy Ahmed Ali (PhD) for Nobel Peace Prize.

by Mohammed suaudi Hassen

Hello there, I just signed the petition "Members of Norwegian Nobel Committee: This is a campaign to recommend nomination of Abiy Ahmed Ali (PhD) for Nobel Peace Prize." and wanted to see if you could help by adding your name. Our goal is to reach 50,262 signatures and we need ... read more

Updated: 09 Oct, 2018
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IoT beginnings and adoption in Health care

by Madhuri Gandikota

Dear Community, I am looking for historic information when and where did use of IoT in medicine start and how it has emerged today. The driving factors, etc, its adoption. I am developing a proposal for funding Are there any references, I would greatly appreciate information. Thanks read more

Updated: 29 Sep, 2018
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YTH Live 2019

by Bhupendra Sheoran

YTH Live brings together people who are working on innovative research, programs, and products that advance youth health and wellness, including public health professionals, youth leaders, social entrepreneurs, educators, nonprofit leaders, technology developers, and more. In its 11th year, YTH Live takes place on May 5-6, 2019 at Bespoke in ... read more

Updated: 20 Sep, 2018
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