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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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Thank you & stay tuned for some exciting changes...

Eric Obscherning - June 15, 2016
Dear YP-CDN community members, First, thank you for being a member of the Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network (YP-CDN) on GHDonline. We are so inspired by all the things YP-CDN and GHDonlin...
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cancer Conferences & Meetings Depression Diabetes Epilepsy Essential Medicines Heart Disease Lung Disease mental health Nutrition Obesity prevention Tobacco Control
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1 Year in with YP-CDN: Embracing the Power of Complexity for Good

Eric Obscherning - May 5, 2016
This week marks my 1st year as Community Organizer of the Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network. I'm so pleased with what we have done together in the last year and I'm so excited about what's a...
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cancer Conferences & Meetings Depression Diabetes Epilepsy Essential Medicines Heart Disease Lung Disease mental health Nutrition Obesity prevention Tobacco Control
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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
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NCD Short Course at London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, August 22-26

Eric Obscherning - April 26, 2016
Non-communicable diseases (NCDs), such as cardiovascular disease and cancer, are responsible for the greatest burden of death and disability globally. No longer viewed as diseases of affluence, NCDs a...
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cancer cardiovascular disease Conferences & Meetings Course Depression Diabetes Epilepsy Essential Medicines Global Burden of Disease health policy Health systems Heart Disease Lung Disease mental health NCD Nutrition Obesity prevention Tobacco Control
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48TH Ten-Day International Teaching Seminar on Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology and Prevention, June 19 – July 1, 2016, Grenada

Mark Huffman - Jan. 26, 2016
48th Ten-Day International Teaching Seminar on Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology and Prevention, June 19-July 1, 2016, Grenada The International Society of Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology and...
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Heart Disease
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A WHO GCM/NCD Prompt from Our Own Dr. Kishore

Eric Obscherning - Jan. 26, 2016
Sandeep Kishore, President of the Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network and a public health physician at Yale University is asking all of you: How can we address the huge gap between produci...
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cancer chronic disease Conferences & Meetings Coordination Depression Diabetes Epilepsy Essential Medicines financing global Heart Disease international health knowledge gap Lung Disease mental health Nutrition Obesity prevention pricing Tobacco Control
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Let's show WHO we are the spark the NCD community needs

Eric Obscherning - Jan. 22, 2016
The Virtual Forum continues, hosted by the WHO's Global Coordination Mechanism on NCDs. Share an answer to either or both of these questions in a comment below! How can we ensure effective nationa...
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cancer Conferences & Meetings Coordination Depression Diabetes Epilepsy Essential Medicines Heart Disease International Lung Disease mental health NCD Nutrition Obesity prevention Tobacco Control
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A WHO Dialogue on International Cooperation for NCDs has Begun!

Eric Obscherning - Jan. 18, 2016
If you didn't get a chance to register for the WHO Global Coordinating Mechanism's Virtual Discussion Forum (January 18-27), attend our Town Hall meeting this Wednesday at 5:30PM EST to share your ide...
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Access to essential medicines cancer chronic disease Civil Society community Conferences & Meetings cooperation Coordination Depression Diabetes Epilepsy Essential Medicines global health global mental health Heart Disease International Lung Disease mental health NCD Nutrition Obesity prevention Tobacco Control
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Will you help us bring life-saving medicines to Kenya?

Eric Obscherning - Dec. 31, 2015
Dear Friends, Will you help us bring life-saving medicines to Kenya? We have an opportunity to #MultiplyChange but need your support. There are massive gaps in who has access to treatments in Kenya...
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Access to essential medicines Access to Medicines cancer cancer care Depression developing global health leaders Diabetes Emerging Leaders Epilepsy Essential Medicines Global Drug Policy global health policy health and human rights Heart Disease Kenya leadership Lung Disease mental health Nutrition Obesity prevention Tobacco Control
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Informations

Yvan Njinzeu - Dec. 2, 2015
Hello everybody I am Njinzeu Yvan (MSN) working in Douala (Cameroon). I made a work talking about Heart Failure on Elders and i want to publish it as an article. But i'm a "young" publisher. So is ...
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Conferences & Meetings Heart Disease
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Three Open Positions with Fund for Public Health in New York (FPHNY)

Justin List - Nov. 24, 2015
All three of these positions interface with the New York City Department of Health & Mental Hygiene and exciting work with Community Health Workers. Please forward widely to your networks! Communit...
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Community Health Workers Depression Diabetes Heart Disease Nutrition Obesity prevention Tobacco Control
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We've launched our #MultiplyChange Campaign! Join us today!

Jordan Jarvis - Nov. 16, 2015
Dear YPers, We are excited to announce our #MultiplyChange peer-to-peer crowdfunding campaign! (https://www.classy.org/events/multiplychange/e58528) Beginning today, and running through Decembe...
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cancer Conferences & Meetings Depression Diabetes Epilepsy Essential Medicines Heart Disease Lung Disease mental health
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2 blogs on NCD care integration and CVD burden

Andrea Feigl - Oct. 22, 2015
Dear all, I wanted to share with you 2 blogs hosted by GHC/ Globalhealth.org on the cost-effectiveness of NCD-ID care integration (based on my panel at EHFG), and a blog on the global burden of CV...
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Diabetes Heart Disease prevention
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Article on NCD burden for policy-makers

Christine Ngaruiya - Oct. 13, 2015
Hello: I am sharing an Op-Ed piece I've written pegged around the SDGs that was published in "The Hill" today, Washington's number one circulated publication on Capitol Hill. http://thehill.com/...
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cancer Depression Diabetes health policy Heart Disease mental health NCDs noncommunicable disease Obesity prevention SDGs sustainable development goals
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World Heart Federation Emerging Leaders Program - Application Extension to October 12

Mark Huffman - Sept. 29, 2015
The World Heart Federation is extending the application period for the next round of applications for its Emerging Leaders Program through October 12, 2015. We would like to ask again for your help di...
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Heart Disease Tobacco Control
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World Heart Federation Emerging Leaders program, 2015-16

Mark Huffman - Aug. 27, 2015
On September 1, 2015, the World Heart Federation will invite applications to its 2015-16 Emerging Leaders program. Additional details are outlined below, in the attached file, and can be found on whf...
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Emerging Leaders global health training Heart Disease Tobacco Control tobacco prevention and control World Heart Federation
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Stop the TPP Fast-Track NOW

Pooja Yerramilli - May 12, 2015
The Senate is currently voting on whether to fast track the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which, as currently written, would threaten access to medicines around the world. Please see YP's stance here...
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cancer Diabetes Epilepsy Essential Medicines Heart Disease Lung Disease prevention
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FLASH MOB IN NYC- Wednesday, May 6th 11:50am

Shana Narula - May 5, 2015
Hi Everyone, ASH is planning a Flash Mob in Times Square on Wednesday, May 6th at 11:50AM with the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids. This will be done after the Philip Morris International shareholde...
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cancer Conferences & Meetings Heart Disease lung Lung Disease prevention smoking smoking cessation tobacco Tobacco Control tobacco industry
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New global centre launched in India to address chronic diseases

Jordan Jarvis - April 17, 2015
http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(15)60739-5/fulltext?elsca1=etoc&elsca2=email&elsca3=0140-6736_20150418_385_9977_&elsca4=Public%20Health%7CInfectious%20Diseases%7CHealth%...
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cancer Epilepsy Heart Disease Lung Disease mental health Nutrition Obesity prevention Tobacco Control