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FIND concludes RFP process to address diagnostic needs for HCV

Bryn Gay - July 30, 2018
https://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/find-concludes-rfp-process-address-diagnostic-needs-hcv/ The Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics (FIND) has concluded an extensive Request for Propo...
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access to diagnostics Advocacy hcv
[ARCHIVED] Population Health

Advocacy: letter to legislative assembly of El Salvador to legalize therapeutic abortion

Natasha Reifenberg - June 2, 2017
Dear Medical Experts- As you may know, the Legislative Assembly in El Salvador voted in 1997 to pass a total prohibition on abortion. No abortions, no exceptions--not even when the life or healt...
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abortion Advocacy El Salvador
[ARCHIVED] Non-Communicable Diseases

Applications Due April 3rd: NextGen Leaders on NCDs in East Africa

Jordan Jarvis - March 27, 2017
http://www.ncdaction.org/nextgen_leaders_workshop -------------------------------- Dear all, We are currently accepting applications to attend the NextGen Leaders workshop on 'Accelerating Advo...
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Advocacy Conferences & Meetings workshop Youth
[ARCHIVED] Non-Communicable Diseases

Happy 2017 from YP!

Eric Obscherning - Jan. 19, 2017
As many of you noticed at the end of 2016, the YP-CDN Community was archived and members merged happily with the NCD community. We also launched a new online platform (ncdaction.org) which provides wa...
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Access to essential medicines Advocacy cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs chronic disease Chronic Respiratory Diseases collaborative research Conferences & Meetings developing global health leaders Diabetes Emerging Leaders Essential Medicines Human resources for health leadership NCD Networking noncommunicable disease non-communicable diseases Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention tobacco Young People
[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

REMINDER: Stay tuned for some exciting changes...

Eric Obscherning - June 21, 2016
Dear YP-CDN community members, This is a reminder that on June 27, 2016, this YP-CDN community on GHDonline will be archived. All of you current members will be automatically migrated to the Non-Co...
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Access to essential medicines Advocacy cancer cardiovascular disease chronic disease Conferences & Meetings Depression Diabetes Epilepsy Essential Medicines GHDonline discussions GHDonline.org Heart Disease Lung Disease mental health Networking Nutrition Obesity Online community online conference online debate online education prevention respiratory disease Tobacco Control Young People Youth
Health IT

Job Opening - Regional Director, Research and Advocacy

Carly Backman - May 26, 2016
VillageReach is looking for experienced research and advocacy professional with extensive experience in sub-Saharan Africa to lead our immunization supply chain research and advocacy portfolio. Villag...
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Advocacy Coalition Building Data Analysis Immunization Networking Public Policy Research sub-saharan africa Supply Chain
[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

WHO Hosts Executive Director Jordan Jarvis for Webinar on Youth & NCDs

Eric Obscherning - April 28, 2016
On Tuesday, May 3rd, 12:30pm to 2:00pm CET, Executive Director Jordan Jarvis will present in an exciting webinar hosted by WHO titled, "Young Engagement with Noncommunicable Diseases." In an addre...
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Advocacy cancer Conferences & Meetings Depression Diabetes Epilepsy Essential Medicines Heart Disease Lung Disease mental health Nutrition Obesity prevention Tobacco Control Young People Youth
[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

Position Open: Advocacy and Campaigns Officer (North America)

Steven Witte - Dec. 18, 2015
Universities Allied for Essential Medicines (UAEM), a U.S. 501(c)(3) organization, is seeking an Advocacy and Campaigns Officer to work full-time in its Washington, DC offices. UAEM is a citizen secto...
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Advocacy campaign Essential Medicines health position vacancy
MDR-TB Treatment & Prevention

Save the Date: MSF/TAG Symposium at TB Union Conference, Cape Town - Ending TB in India: Why civil society should dream and act BIG?, 4 December, 17:15-18:30 hrs

Michelle French - Nov. 6, 2015
Ending TB in India: Why civil society should dream and act BIG? 4 December, 17:15-18:30 hrs 46th Union World Conference on Lung Health, Cape Town, South Africa India contributes more than a qua...
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Advocacy Advocacy & Education Conferences DR-TB India linkage with civilian sector The Union
[ARCHIVED] Population Health

Controversial responses: Are patients 'consumers' of healthcare?

Thomas Bauer - July 14, 2015
This week I read an intriguing discussion about the "consumer" movement in health care. The attached article provides some interesting thoughts on "consumerism" in health care . The article details...
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Advocacy Consumerism patient empowerment Patient Partnerships
[ARCHIVED] Global Surgery & Anesthesia

The G4 Alliance Launch

Sristi Sharma - May 17, 2015
Education, research, policy changes and advocacy are going to be the foundations of building surgical systems globally. Recently the DCP-3 and the Lancet Commission on Global Surgery made substant...
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Advocacy DCP-3 Essential Surgery global surgery Lancet Commission on Global Surgery Safe Surgery The G4 Alliance
[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

YPCDN Executive Committee Openings- please forward to your networks

Erin Little - April 13, 2015
We are currently recruiting for several new roles with the YPCDN Executive Committee. Each role is a great opportunity to work with our amazing community of chronic disease professionals and shape the...
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Advocacy executive professionals volunteers ypcdn
[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

Global Health Core Internship at UCSF

Manisha Singh - Feb. 26, 2015
The Global Health Core at UCSF is announcing the opening of their 2015 Summer Internships. The goal of this internship is to give aspiring health, business, design and technology professionals the opp...
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Advocacy developing global health leaders Fundraising & Communications health equity internship non-profit public health social justice strategic planning
[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

Global Cancer Advocacy Training- March 28-29, 2015 Boston, USA- Applications now open!

Jordan Jarvis - Jan. 21, 2015
Dear members, The American Cancer Society’s Global Scholars Program, in collaboration with the Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network (YP-CDN) and the Harvard Global Equity Initiative (HGEI), ...
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Advocacy cancer Conferences & Meetings global health training
[ARCHIVED] Global Surgery & Anesthesia

Global Alliance for Surgical, Obstetric, Trauma and Anaesthesia Care, aka the G4 Alliance

Mamta Swaroop - Nov. 21, 2014
Dear GHD community... I want to share the following information about an advocacy-based organization: Global Alliance for Surgical, Obstetric, Trauma and Anaesthesia Care, also known as the G4 A...
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Advocacy Barriers to Access Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Safe Surgery surgery partnerships
[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

Oct 25 Global Day of Action for Right To Health

Ankur Asthana - Oct. 6, 2014
Dear all, Please find below information about a Global Day of Action for the Right to Health being organized in more than 40 countries on October 25th. Feel free to email me directly if you have an...
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action Advocacy global health Right to Health
[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

Invitation to Boston Student Health Activism Conference

Katrina Ciraldo - Sept. 20, 2014
You are cordially invited to an upcoming activist training day for healthcare students featuring Paul Davis (from ACT UP Philadelphia and HEALTHGAP), Dr Megan Sandel (a BMC pediatrician and safe housi...
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Advocacy Conferences & Meetings
[ARCHIVED] Population Health

Invitation to Boston Student Health Activism Conference

Katrina Ciraldo - Sept. 20, 2014
You are cordially invited to an upcoming activist training day for healthcare students featuring Paul Davis (from ACT UP Philadelphia and HEALTHGAP), Dr Megan Sandel (a BMC pediatrician and safe housi...
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Advocacy
[ARCHIVED] Non-Communicable Diseases

Universal Health Coverage Campaign & Addlife (a new global health e-advocacy initiative)

Pooja Yerramilli - April 12, 2014
Addlife, a grassroots advocacy organization which hosts campaigns on health related issues, launched this week with a petition on Universal Health Coverage. Specifically, our campaign calls upon the W...
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Advocacy universal access
[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

Support our Universal Health Coverage Campaign & Addlife (global health e-advocacy initiative)

Pooja Yerramilli - April 12, 2014
Addlife, a grassroots advocacy organization which hosts campaigns on health related issues, launched this week with a petition on Universal Health Coverage. Specifically, our campaign calls upon the W...
Keywords:
Advocacy universal access