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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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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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NCD 2017: Global Responses to a Global Epidemic

Urudinachi Agbo - June 7, 2017
The International Institute of Knowledge Management takes great pleasure in welcoming you the Inaugural International Conference on Non Communicable Diseases 2017 (ICNCD 2017) to be held on the 28th –...
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Children & NCDs Conferences & Meetings Publications & Research
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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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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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Meeting on accurate diagnostics at CUGH

Catherine deVries - March 31, 2017
For those attending the CUGH meeting in Washington DC next week at the Washington Hilton Hotel, there will be a diagnostics meeting open to all. Meeting title: Accurate Diagnosis: Roles for Surger...
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cancer Children & NCDs Chronic Respiratory Diseases
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Wound Care Project for Street Children in Mwanza-Tanzania

MARKO HINGI - March 29, 2017
Hello Community, Hope your doing great, I am Dr.Marko Hingi,Founding Executive Director of Tanzania Rural Health Movement based in Mwanza-Tanzania. Since 2015 we have been involved in taking ca...
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Children & NCDs Diabetes
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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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cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs Chronic Respiratory Diseases Conferences & Meetings Diabetes Risk Factors & Prevention
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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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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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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
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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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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
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Cognitive assessment for children

Samuel kimani - Sept. 18, 2016
Great discussions indeed. Could anybody in this forum assist me with the Kaufman assessment Battery for children second edition (KABC-II) tool. I want to run a study using the tool in Kenya but fundin...
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Children & NCDs
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Child mental health--- who cares?

David Cawthorpe - Sept. 14, 2016
I want to inform readers of the blog started on the Canadian Medical Association Journal blog site, that brings together a goodly number of elements for consideration. Child mental health--- who car...
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Early brain development "core story" survey

David Cawthorpe - Sept. 8, 2016
Dear Colleagues, I am asking for your assistance in developing a normalized and refined early brain development core story survey, based on the core story development and dissemination work of the ...
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Children & NCDs Risk Factors & Prevention
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Accountability in health financing for NCDs

Background: World health Organisation has recently recognised the Yoga (Indian medicine) and it leaves us with interesting options in financing and governance for health. The number of American yoga ...
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Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs Diabetes Risk Factors & Prevention
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New research: Is an unprecedented infant feeding transition underway?

Grace Fletcher - May 18, 2016
Hi everyone, for those of you I haven't met yet, I am the Editor of the Global Health Hub (www.globalhealthhub.org), a website that connects global health practitioners to the information and research...
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Children & NCDs Nutrition Publications & Research