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for Nepali nurses and doctors on this list - inviting collaboration with Canadian nursing faculty

Joe Niemczura, RN, MS - Oct. 14, 2018
A you know, I travel to Nepal to teach critical care skills. I maintain a blog specific to Nursing Education in that country and also have a playlist of videos taken at various hospitals and schools ...
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Start planning now for Nepal summer 2018 teaching acute care nursing skills

Joe Niemczura, RN, MS - Sept. 13, 2017
Hi - I posted an announcement on the CCNEPal blog today about summer 2018. In ten words or less, I am seeking out any acute care nurses who want to teach critical care skills to Nepali nurses an...
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Any Acute Care Pediatric Nurses out there? want to join us in Nepal in 2018?

Joe Niemczura, RN, MS - June 20, 2017
This time around in Nepal I am getting a lot of queries about pediatric nurse training - something similar to the PALS course so widely adopted in USA. I will be returning to Nepal in 2018 and I w...
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An appreciation of nursing educators globally

Barbara Waldorf - June 20, 2017
I just returned from traveling in Nepal. Through connections made via the Global Nursing Caucus, I was able to lecture for the second and third year BSN nursing students and meet the faculty at Kathma...
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Nepal status of health systems esp with Maternal-Child Health

Joe Niemczura, RN, MS - April 27, 2017
Hi - USAID Nepal put out a call for proposals related to a potential grant to improve health systems there. I looked at it, and I would say that even if you don't intend to ever submit a propos...
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Follow-up from Conference on ICUs in Low Income Countries - competencies...

Joe Niemczura, RN, MS - Oct. 16, 2016
First of all, a big thank you to the conference staff and organizers. There was some discussion as to competencies for ICU nurses in low income countries. Here's what happens: the hospital decid...
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Specific Video Link on Midwifery Education in Nepal July 2016

Joe Niemczura, RN, MS - July 22, 2016
Hi - As you might guess I have been in Nepal this summer to continue the ongoing critical care nursing education project. I am especially proud of helping to establish a new ICU in Janakpur Nepal a...
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Nepal summer 2016 - critical care project - open invitation

Joe Niemczura, RN, MS - April 26, 2016
Hi - just to inform you that I will be going to Nepal again this summer to pick up where I left off with the ongoing project to teach critical care skills to nurses and doctors. You can read about...
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Anybody going to CUGH 2016 in San Francisco April 8th through 11th?

Joe Niemczura, RN, MS - March 10, 2016
Hi - I'll be going to the 2016 meeting of Consortium for Universities in Global Health meeting in San Francisco, California April 8th through 11th. On Sunday the 10th I'll be presenting a poster ...
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Post-Mortem of Nepal earthquake response

Joe Niemczura, RN, MS - June 23, 2015
Hi - I have been quiet since returning to USA. I'm on Mount Desert Island, Maine at my daughter's recently-purchased house "Midpoint Cottage" and we're fixing it up. Be that as it may, here are som...
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link to report of Critical care nurse training in Nepal 2014-2015

Hello – the interest in Nepal is returning to pre-earthquake levels. The disaster continues. for me, I am finishing up my year here. you are invited to read. I am working on part two, which wi...
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First-hand report by Nepali-American nurse about epicenter zone of earthquake. May 17th

a friend of mine, a nurse from NYC, jus got back to Kathmandu and here is what she saw in the earthquake zone: https://joeniemczura.wordpress.com/2015/05/17/first-hand-eye-witness-description-of-nu...
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Here is your orientation packet to volunteering in Nepal for the disaster

In 2011 I decided I would use one of the excerpts form my first book in a blog. I decided to reblog it, and I've added some photos. I'll add more photos in coming days. But - this is for those who wan...
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Resources for Nepal

Elizabeth Glaser - April 29, 2015
If people want to post opportunities to help our colleagues in Nepal, or want information on general humanitarian assistance to Nepal,please post here. I would ask that we not just post links, but al...
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TB Infection Control

What we can do to stop TB in our lifetime?

Amrit Banstola - May 11, 2013
On March 24, every year world commemorates World Tuberculosis Day. For this year the slogan is "Stop TB in My Lifetime" which is the second year of a two-year campaign with this slogan calling for a w...
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Bovine tuberculosis: A potential public health risk in Nepal [Public Health Perspective. 2013 March, Vol. 3 Issue 3]

Amrit Banstola - May 11, 2013
An article written by Dr. Santosh Dhakal, Veterinary Officer at National Zoonoses and Food Hygiene Research Centre, Kathmandu, Nepal for the March Issue of Public Health Perspective (PHP)--Nepal's fir...
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Health IT

ISDS Webinar: Community-based Health Systems Strengthening: Randomized, Controlled Trial of a Mobile Health Intervention in Nepal

Tera Reynolds - May 10, 2013
Date/Time: May 20, 2013, 12:00 - 1:00pm ET Presenter: Duncan Smith-Rohrberg Maru, MD, PHD, Resident Physician, Global Health Equity Program, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Children's Hospital of ...
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link to nursing education project in Nepal

Joe Niemczura, RN, MS - Sept. 12, 2012
Hi - I am planning now for my fifth trip to Nepal in summer 2013. go to my blog to see more info. Also, just found an amazing video that describes the challenges of midwifery in rural Nepal. ...
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Nyaya Health is seeking its next Country Director!

Malina Filkins - Aug. 23, 2012
Nyaya Health (NH) is seeking a paid, full-time Country Director (CD) to serve as a long-term leader for all of the organization’s programs in Nepal. Applications are being accepted on an immediate, ro...
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Have non-communicable diseases become the major health problem in Nepal? A call for local evidence

Amrit Banstola - June 5, 2012
Greetings from Nepal! We all know that World Health Assembly has recently set the first global target on non-communicable diseases, demanding a reduction in preventable deaths by 25% by 2025. With ...
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