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MDR-TB Treatment & Prevention

A new app for nutritional assessment & counselling of patients with TB

Madhukar Pai - March 24, 2018
On World TB Day, the Center for Nutrition Studies, Yenepoya University, India, in association with McGill International TB Centre, Canada, released N-TB, an android mobile based application for the nu...
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Malnutrition mobile applications
[ARCHIVED] Population Health

The decline of bees (pollinators) and possible impact on global health

Thomas Bauer - April 7, 2016
In a study published in Lancet found that the decline in pollinators could result in: • People in low-income countries could become newly deficient in vitamin A • A decline in pollinator servi...
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CHWs Global population health Malnutrition Patient Centered Medical Homes Payment Models Rural settings Urban Settings
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

PIVOT seeking next Country Director

PIVOT Works, Inc. - Jan. 25, 2016
The Country Director is expected to couple visionary leadership and disciplined management with strong representation skills to ensure strategic implementation of PIVOT’s programs in Madagascar. Based...
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africa career country director developing world French global health global health care delivery Human Rights ifanadiana International Partnerships Job posting liberia public health jobs madagascar Malnutrition maternal child health Midwifery ministry of health physician ranomafana Research rural health rural healthcare Work & Volunteer Abroad
[ARCHIVED] Innovating Health Care Delivery

PIVOT seeking next Country Director (Madagascar)

PIVOT Works, Inc. - Jan. 25, 2016
PIVOT's mission, based on a fundamental belief in the worth of all people and a moral responsibility to address the needs of the destitute, is to create a model system of universal access to quality h...
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career country director French global health care delivery job opportunity Job posting leadership madagascar Malnutrition ministry of health physician Publications and Announcements public health rural health
[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

Useful new edition of UNSCN News on food systems

Jo Jewell - April 29, 2014
Dear all, You might find it interesting to have a glance through some of the papers in this edition of the UN Standing Committee on Nutrition News, which focuses this time on "changing food systems...
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cancer Diabetes Heart Disease Malnutrition NCDs Nutrition nutrition-related Noncommunicable Diseases Obesity prevention
[ARCHIVED] Non-Communicable Diseases

Third Annual Symposium on Nutrition and Global Health: The Double Burden of Over & Under-Nutrition

Yue Guan - March 17, 2011
http://events.globalhealth.harvard.edu/icb/icb.do April 26, 2011 1:00 - 6:00pm Joseph B. Martin Conference Center REGISTER HERE: http://fs6.formsite.com/harvardhigh/form57/index.html Emerg...
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Conferences & Meetings Malnutrition Nutrition