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Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Storage of insulin for the treatment of Diabetes in the community

chikondi chimbatata - Dec. 11, 2017
I am a nurse working in children’s ward in one of the hospitals in Malawi. At the facility we manage children with different conditions including diabetes. Children with diabetes are managed with solu...
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children Clinical Guidelines & Protocols Diabetes insulin Meetings & Conferences Nursing Specialties Research
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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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cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs Chronic Respiratory Diseases Conferences & Meetings Diabetes Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention
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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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cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs Chronic Respiratory Diseases Conferences & Meetings Diabetes job job opportunity Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention
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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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cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs Chronic Respiratory Diseases Conferences & Meetings Diabetes Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention
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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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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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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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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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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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cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs Chronic Respiratory Diseases Conferences & Meetings Diabetes HQSSCommission Lancet Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention SDGs
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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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Afghanistan cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs Chronic Respiratory Diseases Diabetes eHealth elearning Healthcare NCD NGO safe motherhood teaching telemedicine
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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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Share your views on global health and NCDIs

Maia Olsen - July 5, 2016
Hi all, Our project, under Dr. Gene Bukhman's leadership, is working with researchers at Harvard Medical School to assess views about noncommunicable diseases and injuries (NCDI), especially among...
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cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Chronic Respiratory Diseases Diabetes Publications & Research
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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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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