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[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

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
[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

Job Opening: Aspen Institute Management Partner

Marie Teichman - Sept. 3, 2015
Our colleagues at the Aspen Institute are currently looking to hire new management partners for the community health system efforts in Kenya, Malawi, Uganda, and Liberia. Here is a brief description o...
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Aspen institute job job opportunity Job posting Kenya Liberia malawi management ministry of health Uganda
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

How do you get in the door for home-based HIV testing and counseling?

Daniel C - Jan. 26, 2012
Home-based HIV testing and counseling (HBHTC) is very challenging, and I admire those who implement HBHTC programs for their courage and commitment. AIDSTAR-One just published a case study called ...
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Community engagement hiv testing Home-based HIV Testing and Counseling Integration and linkages to care Kenya
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Addressing HIV and Gender from the Ground Up in Kenya - Africa Gender Compendium

Daniel C - Dec. 29, 2011
Addressing HIV and Gender from the Ground Up in Kenya - Africa Gender Compendium C Daniel
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Capacity building Civil Society gender Kenya
[ARCHIVED] Adherence & Retention

Emergency Planning for HIV Treatment Access in Conflict and Post-Conflict Settings: Post-Election Violence in Kenya

Daniel C - Dec. 7, 2011
Emergency Planning for HIV Treatment Access in Conflict and Post-Conflict Settings: Post-Election Violence in Kenya C Daniel
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ART emergencies Kenya Planning post-conflict settings
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Film: In It to Save Lives: Scaling up VMMC for HIV Prevention for Maximum Public Health Impact

John Nicholson - July 5, 2011
Film: In It to Save Lives: Scaling up VMMC for HIV Prevention for Maximum Public Health Impact Nicholson John
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Kenya male circumcision Scaling up & managing at scale Sexual transmission Swaziland VMMC voluntary medical male circumcision
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Save the Date: Emmy-Award Winning Filmmaker Debuts New HIV Film

John Nicholson - June 2, 2011
In In It to Save Lives: Scaling Up Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision for HIV Prevention for Maximum Public Health Impact, award-winning filmmaker Lisa Russell tells the story of how governments in K...
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Developing targeted interventions Kenya Local governments male circumcision Scaling up & managing at scale Swaziland VMMC
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Triple-Antiretroviral Prophylaxis to Prevent Mother-To-Child HIV Transmission through Breastfeeding—The Kisumu Breastfeeding Study, Kenya: A Clinical Trial

Sarah Arnquist - April 8, 2011
Triple-Antiretroviral Prophylaxis to Prevent Mother-To-Child HIV Transmission through Breastfeeding—The Kisumu Breastfeeding Study, Kenya: A Clinical Trial Arnquist Sarah ...
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Kenya pmtct triple therapy
Health IT

Health Informatics Forum - April 12, Nairobi, Kenya

Bobby Jefferson - April 5, 2011
April 12, 2011 • 8:00 am - 11:30 am • Crowne Plaza Hotel • NAIROBI Kenya Road, Upper Hill , PO Box 25574, Nairobi, KENYA, Hotel Tel: 254-20-274 6000 RSVP etaka@futuresgroup.com Join us April 12, ...
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CDC conference Conferences & Meetings eHealth EMR event free HIS HMIS Kenya mhealth Networking Software USAID
Health IT

Health Informatics Forum

Bobby Jefferson - April 5, 2011
Keywords:
CDC conference Conferences & Meetings eHealth EMR event free HIS HMIS Kenya mhealth Networking Software USAID
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Case Study: Integrating Family Planning and HIV Services

John Nicholson - March 25, 2011
Case Study: Integrating Family Planning and HIV Services Nicholson John
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AIDS Community engagement Ethiopia family planning FHI HIV Integration Integration and linkages to care JHPIEGO Kenya maternal child health PATH Pathfinder Scaling up & managing at scale
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

PITC & the Private Sector Case Study

John Nicholson - March 10, 2011
PITC & the Private Sector Case Study Nicholson John
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Capacity building Community engagement Developing targeted interventions Integration and linkages to care Kenya private sector private sector health Provider Initiated Counselling and Testing Scaling up & managing at scale
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

PITC Country Policies

John Nicholson - March 10, 2011
PITC Country Policies Nicholson John
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Cambodia Developing targeted interventions hiv testing Integration and linkages to care Kenya Monitoring & Evaluation policy Provider Initiated Counselling and Testing WHO guidelines
Health IT

Using SMS for medicine/prescription reminders in Kenya

Mick G - Feb. 8, 2011
Using SMS for medicine/prescription reminders in Kenya G Mick
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Kenya medicine prescription reminder SMS Software text
[ARCHIVED] Adherence & Retention

Effects of a mobile phone short message service on antiretroviral treatment adherence in Kenya (WelTel Kenya1): a randomised trial

Richard Lester - Nov. 15, 2010
Effects of a mobile phone short message service on antiretroviral treatment adherence in Kenya (WelTel Kenya1): a randomised trial Lester Richard
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Adherence africa antiretroviral ART cell phones Cost HIV Kenya mhealth mobile phones outcomes randomized controlled trial RCT resource-limited setting retention SMS text messages
Health IT

Standards and Guidelines for Electronic Medical Records in Kenya

John Kieti - Nov. 9, 2010
Standards and Guidelines for Electronic Medical Records in Kenya Kieti John Microsoft Word - Kenya_EMR_Standards_Restructured_Reviewed by communication _2_ SSttaan...
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EMR Guidelines Kenya standards
[ARCHIVED] Adherence & Retention

NY Times article on patients lost to follow up in Kenya

Sarah Arnquist - Oct. 26, 2010
In today's health section, UC Berkeley researcher and journalist David Tuller writes about adherence and retention in Kenya. It's worth checking out. It's largely a narrative of his experience at o...
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HIV patients Kenya lost to follow up Monitoring & Measurement New York times
[ARCHIVED] Adherence & Retention

Mobilizing cell phones to improve antiretroviral adherence and follow-up in Kenya: a randomized controlled trial in progress

Richard Lester - Oct. 6, 2010
Mobilizing cell phones to improve antiretroviral adherence and follow-up in Kenya: a randomized controlled trial in progress Lester Richard
Keywords:
Adherence & Retention africa AIDS Clinical Guidelines Community Health Workers Conferences & Meetings HIV Kenya Monitoring & Evaluation Monitoring & Measurement Publications & Research reminders Research SMS text messaging
[ARCHIVED] Adherence & Retention

Cell phone intervention improves ART adherence and HIV suppression: RCT

Richard Lester - Oct. 6, 2010
Thank you all for the interesting discussions, including those on adherence monitoring. I would like to start a fresh discussion on mHealth based adherence interventions. We've recently completed a ...
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Adherence & Retention africa AIDS Clinical Guidelines Community Health Workers Conferences & Meetings HIV Kenya Monitoring & Evaluation Monitoring & Measurement Publications & Research reminders Research SMS text messaging
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Male circumcision scale up in Kenya

Maria May - Sept. 8, 2010
Hi, As part of our project on sustaining delivery at scale, we're interested in learning more about the efforts to scale up male circumcision in Kenya. Is anyone involved in these activities? It'd ...
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Kenya male circumcision Scaling up & managing at scale Sexual transmission