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Short Course on Prevention Strategies for (NCDs), Oxford, 22 -27 March 2015

Kremlin Wickramasinghe - Sept. 18, 2014
Presented by the British Heart Foundation Centre on Population Approaches for NCD Prevention, University of Oxford Nuffield Department of Population Health, and the Department for Continuing Education...
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cancer Conferences & Meetings global health education Heart Disease NCD Prevention Nutrition Obesity prevention
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Do you want to do hands-on NCD research? Post Doc vacancy in Peru

Jaime Miranda - April 29, 2014
#PostDoctoralFellowship CRONICAS Center of Excellence in Chronic Diseases, one of the 11 Centers of Excellence of the UnitedHealth/NHLBI Network, is looking for a post-doctoral fellow who has recen...
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Depression developing global health leaders Diabetes Essential Medicines Heart Disease international health Job posting mental health NCD NCD Prevention NCDS jobs Nutrition Obesity PhD PostDoc prevention Research
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Live tweeting from the NCDFREE Global Symposium

Abigail Capobianco - Sept. 19, 2013
Hello YPers! With just five days to go until the NCDFREE Global Launch at Harvard on Monday, September 23, there are only limited seats left for the symposium. If you have not yet gotten your free ...
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global health Harvard NCD Campaign NCDFREE NCD Prevention NCDs noncommunicable disease non-communicable diseases (NCDs)
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Call for Diabetes Research Proposals

Meg Moran - Aug. 30, 2013
Today the Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases (GACD) is launching a call for research proposals on diabetes (type 2) in middle and low income countries. It is estimated that 347 million people wo...
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Call for Research Diabetes funding Low and Middle Income Countries NCD Prevention NCDs NCD targets Publications & Research Research Risk Factors & Prevention Type 2 diabetes
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Three Days Left!! NCDFREE Tweet of the Day!

Abigail Capobianco - April 26, 2013
Hi Everyone! Three days left for NCDFREE's crowdfunding campaign! Momentum at this time is crucial as we are so close to our goal! Today's Tweet of the Day is: Factors like lack of access to he...
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cancer Depression Diabetes Heart Disease Lung Disease mental health NCD NCD Campaign NCDFREE NCD Prevention NCDs non-communicable diseases (NCDs) Nutrition Obesity
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NCDFREE Tweet of the Day!

Abigail Capobianco - April 25, 2013
Hi All! Three days left in our crowdfunding campaign! This is the last effort to raise the funds needed to bring our movement to fruition and move forward with the production of the films and sympos...
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cancer Diabetes Emergence of NCDs Heart Disease Lung Disease mental health NCD NCD Campaign NCDFREE NCD Prevention NCDs Nutrition Obesity prevention Tobacco Control
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NCDFREE Tweet of the Day!

Abigail Capobianco - April 23, 2013
Hi All, In an effort to get more people tweeting about NCDFREE and keep momentum going, we are offering a "tweet of the day" every day which you can easily copy and paste into your twitter account t...
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cancer Diabetes Heart Disease Lung Disease NCD NCD Campaign NCDFREE NCD Prevention NCDs non-communicable diseases (NCDs) Obesity prevention
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NCDFREE Update

Abigail Capobianco - April 22, 2013
Hi All, I just wanted give you an update on the wonderful progress that NCDFREE is making! In addition to garnering much attention at the Global Health 2015 Conference in Sweden and the International...
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NCD Campaign NCDFREE NCD Prevention NCDs
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UNDP chief urges swift measures against non-communicable

Ziad Khatib - Feb. 28, 2013
Dear colleagues and friends, As follow-up on the post Lancet articles on NCDs: The UNDP Administrator Helen Clark made a public statement this week regarding the necessity of including NCDs into th...
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cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Diabetes Emergence of NCDs NCD Prevention United Nations
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Cancer burden in Africa and opportunities for prevention

Ziad Khatib - Feb. 6, 2012
Friends and colleagues, Dr. Jemal et.al. published a recent review, describing the pattern of cancers in sub-Saharan Africa and recommending cost-effective interventions. This is a good, up to date ...
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cancer cancer care interventions NCD Prevention Publications & Research sub-saharan africa