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Evidence-Informed Policy and Practice to address NCDs - Join HIFA: www.hifa.org/joinhifa

Neil Pakenham-Walsh - July 16, 2017
How can we more effectively meet the information needs of citizens, health professionals and policymakers? We invite you to join HIFA (Healthcare Information For All) - a growing global health move...
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GACD is hiring in London!

Rosie Bartlett - June 14, 2017
Join us at the Global alliance for chronic diseases, currently based at UCL in London, shortly to move to the Wellcome Trust. We need a creative, energetic Senior Programme Officer, to manage our res...
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Reframing NCDs as 'Socially Transmitted Conditions' - new Lancet GH article

Luke Allen - June 13, 2017
An article published in the Lancet Global Health in February argued that the prefix 'non-communicable' needs to go. The paper received a large amount of feedback that has been synthesised in a foll...
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cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs Chronic Respiratory Diseases Diabetes Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention
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Canadian Conference on Global Health LEAVING NO ONE BEHIND? REFLECTIONS FOR ACTION IN A CHANGING WORLD

Urudinachi Agbo - June 7, 2017
On January 1, 2016, the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) came into effect to end extreme poverty while combatting health, social and economic injustices - with an overarching go...
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cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs Chronic Respiratory Diseases Conferences & Meetings Diabetes Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention
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Diebetic & Metabolic Syndrome

leoni lynch - May 29, 2017
Hii.. I am a nursing graduate from Sri Lanka and I am going to start PhD near future. My supervisor guides me to conduct research on metabolic syndrome & diabetic. If you have any ideas of specific re...
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Cardiovascular Diseases Conferences & Meetings Diabetes Diebetic Epidemiological Study Metabolic syndrome Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention
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Webinar: Task Redistribution for Nurse Management of Hypertension in Rural Kenya

Deshiree Belis - May 23, 2017
The Center for Translation Research and Implementation Science (CTRIS) in the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute of the NIH, will host this webinar as part of the 2017 NHLBI Global Health Imple...
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Cardiovascular Diseases clinical decision support systems Conferences & Meetings facilitators and barriers Hypertension implementation research nurse management Risk Factors & Prevention Task Shifting workforce estimation
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New PRB-YHP report on health services integration for young people

Toshiko Kaneda - May 17, 2017
The Population Reference Bureau recently published a policy report titled "Integrating Health Services for Young People: Tackling the Growing Noncommunicable Disease Epidemic" with AstraZeneca Young H...
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Adolescents and Young Adults Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention
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Treatment of DM with Oral Insulin!

JEEWAN PANDEY - April 24, 2017
Do we see the probability of having oral insulin medications in treatment of Diabetes in future? What are the recent advances regarding oral insulin? Treatment of DM with Oral Insulin! JEEWAN PANDEY s...
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Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs Diabetes Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention
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Chronic kidney disease.

saurav hamal - April 21, 2017
Is there role of kidney biospy with loss of CMD and reduced size? like incase of young patient with no diabetes or hypertension. Chronic kidney disease. saurav hamal Damanraj Poudel
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Risk Factors & Prevention
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JOB & INTERN OPENINGS: Research Associate, IDEA (Innovation+Design Enabling Access) Initiative

Braveen Ragunanthan - April 11, 2017
**PLEASE FEEL FREE TO FORWARD TO YOUR NETWORKS AND COLLEAGUES** The IDEA (Innovation + Design Enabling Access) Initiative at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health is looking for a Res...
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Risk Factors & Prevention
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WHO Global Coordination Mechanism on NCDs- 'NCDs and the Next Generation' Community of Practice- First Virtual Discussion TODAY & TOMORROW

Jordan Jarvis - March 14, 2017
Dear all, The next year is critical for global NCD policy and action. The United Nations General Assembly will convene a comprehensive review on NCD progress in 2018. As emerging and future lea...
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cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs Chronic Respiratory Diseases Conferences & Meetings Diabetes Risk Factors & Prevention
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The Lancet Global Health Commission on High Quality Health Systems in the SDG Era - @ Harvard Medical School

Tatjana Kobb - March 13, 2017
The Lancet Global Health Commission on High Quality Health Systems in the SDG Era - @ Harvard Medical School Join us via http://hvrd.me/XFOU309KKhV , kickoff of #HQSSCommission. Tweet your question...
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CALLING ALL MILLENNIALS

nohemie mawaka - Feb. 9, 2017
WWW.GLOBAL-SCIE.NET is an online global health creative studio that aims to provide captivating topics impact international health, in hope of telling the narrative through a young professional lens....
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"We are entering a critical year for global health..."

Eric Obscherning - Feb. 1, 2017
We are entering a critical year for global health, where non-communicable diseases (NCDs) will be under the global spotlight. The United Nations High-Level Review on NCDs in 2018 will be a rallying...
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Happy 2017 from YP!

Eric Obscherning - Jan. 19, 2017
As many of you noticed at the end of 2016, the YP-CDN Community was archived and members merged happily with the NCD community. We also launched a new online platform (ncdaction.org) which provides wa...
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Access to essential medicines Advocacy cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs chronic disease Chronic Respiratory Diseases collaborative research Conferences & Meetings developing global health leaders Diabetes Emerging Leaders Essential Medicines Human resources for health leadership NCD Networking noncommunicable disease non-communicable diseases Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention tobacco Young People
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Population-Based Approaches to Understanding Disease

David Cawthorpe - Dec. 16, 2016
Two recent publications-one from JAMA oncology- illustrate a novel population-based method revealing the relationship between diseases: http://portal.internationalgme.org/neweventres Population-Based ...
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cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs Chronic Respiratory Diseases Diabetes Population-Based Methods Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention
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Comprehensive Hospital NCD Registries

Data is an issue in Africa, especially for research, monitoring and evaluation. We want to pilot a comprehensive NCD registry. Has this been tried else where? What has been the experience? Is it elect...
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cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs Chronic Respiratory Diseases Diabetes Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention
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Child mental health--- who cares?

David Cawthorpe - Sept. 14, 2016
I want to inform readers of the blog started on the Canadian Medical Association Journal blog site, that brings together a goodly number of elements for consideration. Child mental health--- who car...
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Children & NCDs Conferences & Meetings Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention
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Early brain development "core story" survey

David Cawthorpe - Sept. 8, 2016
Dear Colleagues, I am asking for your assistance in developing a normalized and refined early brain development core story survey, based on the core story development and dissemination work of the ...
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Children & NCDs Risk Factors & Prevention
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Accountability in health financing for NCDs

Background: World health Organisation has recently recognised the Yoga (Indian medicine) and it leaves us with interesting options in financing and governance for health. The number of American yoga ...
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Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs Diabetes Risk Factors & Prevention