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Evidence-Informed Policy and Practice to address NCDs - Join HIFA: www.hifa.org/joinhifa

Neil Pakenham-Walsh - July 16, 2017
How can we more effectively meet the information needs of citizens, health professionals and policymakers? We invite you to join HIFA (Healthcare Information For All) - a growing global health move...
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Webinar--Context Matters: Assessing Health Systems Context for Implementation of Evidence-Based Practices in LMICs

Deshiree Belis - July 3, 2017
The gap between what is known and what is practiced results in health service users not benefiting from advances in healthcare, and in unnecessary costs. A supportive context is considered a key eleme...
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GACD is hiring in London!

Rosie Bartlett - June 14, 2017
Join us at the Global alliance for chronic diseases, currently based at UCL in London, shortly to move to the Wellcome Trust. We need a creative, energetic Senior Programme Officer, to manage our res...
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Reframing NCDs as 'Socially Transmitted Conditions' - new Lancet GH article

Luke Allen - June 13, 2017
An article published in the Lancet Global Health in February argued that the prefix 'non-communicable' needs to go. The paper received a large amount of feedback that has been synthesised in a foll...
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cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs Chronic Respiratory Diseases Diabetes Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention
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Canadian Conference on Global Health LEAVING NO ONE BEHIND? REFLECTIONS FOR ACTION IN A CHANGING WORLD

Urudinachi Agbo - June 7, 2017
On January 1, 2016, the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) came into effect to end extreme poverty while combatting health, social and economic injustices - with an overarching go...
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Diebetic & Metabolic Syndrome

leoni lynch - May 29, 2017
Hii.. I am a nursing graduate from Sri Lanka and I am going to start PhD near future. My supervisor guides me to conduct research on metabolic syndrome & diabetic. If you have any ideas of specific re...
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Cardiovascular Diseases Conferences & Meetings Diabetes Diebetic Epidemiological Study Metabolic syndrome Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention
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Webinar: Task Redistribution for Nurse Management of Hypertension in Rural Kenya

Deshiree Belis - May 23, 2017
The Center for Translation Research and Implementation Science (CTRIS) in the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute of the NIH, will host this webinar as part of the 2017 NHLBI Global Health Imple...
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Cardiovascular Diseases clinical decision support systems Conferences & Meetings facilitators and barriers Hypertension implementation research nurse management Risk Factors & Prevention Task Shifting workforce estimation
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Treatment of DM with Oral Insulin!

JEEWAN PANDEY - April 24, 2017
Do we see the probability of having oral insulin medications in treatment of Diabetes in future? What are the recent advances regarding oral insulin? Treatment of DM with Oral Insulin! JEEWAN PANDEY s...
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Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs Diabetes Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention
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The interrelationship of metabolic syndrome and neurodegenerative diseases with focus on brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF): Kill two birds with one stone

Isaac Karimi - April 6, 2017
The brain-derivedneurotrophicfactor (BDNF) is involved in metabolic syndrome (MetS) and neurodegenerative diseases (NDD) like Alzheimer's disease, Huntington's disease, Parkinson's disease and depres...
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Cardiovascular Diseases Diabetes Publications & Research
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Career Opportunity: Executive Director for Health Horizons International, Dominican Republic

Laura McNulty - March 25, 2017
Health Horizons International (HHI) is seeking an Executive Director to lead our organization's development and growth in the Dominican Republic. We are looking for candidates with a passion for globa...
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Cardiovascular Diseases Diabetes job opportunity
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WHO Global Coordination Mechanism on NCDs- 'NCDs and the Next Generation' Community of Practice- First Virtual Discussion TODAY & TOMORROW

Jordan Jarvis - March 14, 2017
Dear all, The next year is critical for global NCD policy and action. The United Nations General Assembly will convene a comprehensive review on NCD progress in 2018. As emerging and future lea...
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The Lancet Global Health Commission on High Quality Health Systems in the SDG Era - @ Harvard Medical School

Tatjana Kobb - March 13, 2017
The Lancet Global Health Commission on High Quality Health Systems in the SDG Era - @ Harvard Medical School Join us via http://hvrd.me/XFOU309KKhV , kickoff of #HQSSCommission. Tweet your question...
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"We are entering a critical year for global health..."

Eric Obscherning - Feb. 1, 2017
We are entering a critical year for global health, where non-communicable diseases (NCDs) will be under the global spotlight. The United Nations High-Level Review on NCDs in 2018 will be a rallying...
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Adolescents and Young Adults cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs chronic disease Chronic Respiratory Diseases Conferences & Meetings Diabetes global health NCD noncommunicable disease non-communicable diseases Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention United Nations Young People
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NGOs providing healthcare in Afghanistan

Anna E. Schmaus - Jan. 25, 2017
Dear all, I am preparing a document for an international donor which will show how healthcare in Afghanistan can be improved. NGOs are an important part of delivering healthcare in fragile countries...
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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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Population-Based Approaches to Understanding Disease

David Cawthorpe - Dec. 16, 2016
Two recent publications-one from JAMA oncology- illustrate a novel population-based method revealing the relationship between diseases: http://portal.internationalgme.org/neweventres Population-Based ...
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cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs Chronic Respiratory Diseases Diabetes Population-Based Methods Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention
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cardiology

drpvkkumar p - Dec. 5, 2016
2016 AHA/ACC Guideline on the Management of Patients With Lower Extremity Peripheral Artery Disease after 2011 update on peripheral arterial disease ACC and AHA released summary on Lower Extremity Pe...
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Cardiovascular Diseases
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World Heart Federation's Emerging Leaders program

Mark Huffman - Dec. 1, 2016
The Emerging Leaders Program has been created by the World Heart Federation to develop a long-term cadre of experts who collaborate, research, and act to reduce premature mortality from cardiovascular...
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Cardiovascular Diseases
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49th Ten-Day International Teaching Seminar on Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology and Prevention, June 3-16, 2017, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Mark Huffman - Nov. 16, 2016
49th Ten-Day International Teaching Seminar on Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology and Prevention, June 3-16, 2017, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia The International Society of Cardiovascular Disease Epid...
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Comprehensive Hospital NCD Registries

Data is an issue in Africa, especially for research, monitoring and evaluation. We want to pilot a comprehensive NCD registry. Has this been tried else where? What has been the experience? Is it elect...
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cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs Chronic Respiratory Diseases Diabetes Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention