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New Job Opportunities with the University of Global Health Equity in Rwanda

Amelia Angevine - June 8, 2016
Dear Colleagues, I hope you are well! The University of Global Health Equity (UGHE) is recruiting for several academic leadership positions, both faculty and staff roles. Please find below descript...
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developing global health leaders global health global health care delivery medical education Rwanda University of Global Health Equity
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New Job Opportunities with the University of Global Health Equity in Rwanda

Amelia Angevine - June 8, 2016
Dear Colleagues, I hope you are well! The University of Global Health Equity (UGHE) is recruiting for several academic leadership positions, both faculty and staff roles. Please find below descript...
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Consortium of Universities for Global Health developing global health leaders global health global health delivery global health education health equity Rwanda University of Global Health Equity
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Nursing and Midwifery Faculty for Rwanda

Anne Sliney - Sept. 17, 2013
The Rwanda Human Resources for Health Program is helping to transform medical, nursing, midwifery and health management education in Rwanda. Currently, there are 42 US institution nursing and midwifer...
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education Education & Curricula Faculty Midwifery Rwanda Work & Volunteer Abroad
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Rwandan MOH calls for New Target for NCD mortality reduction

Sophie Beauvais - July 16, 2013
Dear All, Concluding the NCD Synergies inaugural meeting today in Kigali, Rwanda, Agnes Binagwaho, MD, Rwandan Minister of Health, has proposed an ambitious new target of 80% reduction of mortalit...
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Conferences & Meetings Rwanda
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

E-learning Advisor for Rwanda

Anne Sliney - June 25, 2013
The Rwanda Human Resources for Health Program is seeking a nurse educator to advise the Ministry of Health's E-learning program. Work with faculty to develop e-learning modules, strategies for intera...
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Education & Curricula Rwanda Work & Volunteer Abroad
Health IT

Carnegie Mellon University in Rwanda receives grant for eHealth research

Aaron Beals - Feb. 26, 2013
Exciting news out of Kigali about a grant received by CMU-R to do ICT research: http://www.healthcareitnews.com/news/carnegie-mellon-university-rwanda-receives-grant-ehealth-research Is anyone in o...
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ICT Research Grants Rwanda
[ARCHIVED] Non-Communicable Diseases

New Lancet paper on post-2015 development goals with a voice from Rwanda

Gene Bukhman - Feb. 19, 2013
Hi you all, wanted to post this Lancet paper on NCDs and the post-2015 development goals. Strong voice from Rwanda - Minister Binagwaho - framing NCDs from the perspective of the rural African poor. ...
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MDGs Rwanda
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Nursing and Midwifery Faculty for Rwanda

Anne Sliney - Oct. 30, 2012
The Rwanda Ministry of Health's Human Resources for Health Program has several openings for clinical nursing and midwifery faculty. Positions are available immediately and require at least a 6-month ...
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Rwanda Work & Volunteer Abroad
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Gathering the data and political will for difficult strategic planning decisions

Daniel C - Sept. 11, 2012
=============== The following question arises in this case study on Rwanda’s strategic planning [ http://bit.ly/QhutTI ]: “What is the right balance in reaching underserved populations while ma...
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Developing targeted interventions mixed epidemics Most-at-risk populations Rwanda
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Human Resources for Health - Emergency Medicine Faculty Needed in Rwanda

Adam Levine - March 29, 2012
The Department of Emergency Medicine at the Alpert Medical School of Brown University has joined a consortium of universities working to develop the first sustainable graduate medical education progra...
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Acute Trauma Emergency medicine Human resources for health Rwanda
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Rwanda Human Resources for Health - recruiting surgical faculty

Robert Riviello - March 20, 2012
Hello all, We are excited to announce that the Rwanda Ministry of Health is rolling out an ambitious program to strengthen it's human resources for health. Specific to surgery - the program is look...
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Human resources for health Rwanda surgery partnerships surgery training
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Rebuilding Hope: Polyclinic of Hope Care and Treatment Project, Rwanda - Africa Gender Compendium Case Study

Daniel C - Dec. 29, 2011
Rebuilding Hope: Polyclinic of Hope Care and Treatment Project, Rwanda - Africa Gender Compendium Case Study C Daniel
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comprehensive care gender gender-based violence Rwanda support groups
[ARCHIVED] Non-Communicable Diseases

"HPV Vaccine in Rwanda: Different Disease, Same Double Standard"

"HPV Vaccine in Rwanda: Different Disease, Same Double Standard" Binagwaho, MD, M(Ped) Agnès
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cancer Gardasil GAVI HPV Human Papillomavus Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention Rwanda vaccine
[ARCHIVED] Non-Communicable Diseases

HPV Vaccine in Rwanda: Different Disease, Same Double Standard

Dear colleagues and friends around the world, I would like to share a Correspondence piece that I published this week in The Lancet regarding debates about using and paying for the Human Papillomav...
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cancer Gardasil GAVI HPV Human Papillomavus Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention Rwanda vaccine
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18-year-old Rwandan Cancer Survivor Shares her Story

Sarah Arnquist - March 3, 2011
18-year-old Rwandan Cancer Survivor Shares her Story Arnquist Sarah
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cancer Partners in Health patient Rwanda survivor
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Fight for cervical cancer prevention, diagnostics and treatment in Africa !

Today, I have been reflecting on the progress the world has made in the fight against infectious diseases. Even though there is a long road ahead, there are many achievements we can be proud of. In m...
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Addressing structural risk cervical cancer Community engagement Developing targeted interventions diagnostics HPV Integration and linkages to care Rwanda Scaling up & managing at scale
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WHO report on progress toward universal HIV treatment shows mixed success

Sarah Arnquist - Sept. 30, 2010
1.2 million more people had access to HIV treatment in 2009 than in 2008. That's the biggest single-year increase ever recorded, according to the WHO's new report "Towards universal access: Scaling up...
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2010 Botswana croatia cuba Rwanda scale up treatment Scaling up & managing at scale universal access who
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Towards universal access: Scaling up priority HIV/AIDS interventions in the health sector Progress report 2010

Sarah Arnquist - Sept. 30, 2010
Towards universal access: Scaling up priority HIV/AIDS interventions in the health sector Progress report 2010 Arnquist Sarah
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2010 Botswana croatia cuba Rwanda scale up treatment Scaling up & managing at scale Supply Chain universal access who
Health IT

EMR Staff and Training – Challenges and Solutions

Amy Madore - May 28, 2009
On Tuesday I attended a meeting convening a small but diverse group of individuals who are developing, implementing, or considering implementing OpenMRS (http://openmrs.org/wiki/OpenMRS_Overview). Dur...
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buy-in Conferences & Meetings EHSDI IT Training OpenMRS Rwanda Site Capacity Development Software
Health IT

Interview with president Kagame - Health Affairs

Brian Robson - Jan. 26, 2009
As a follow on to the Fall posting of the Bellagio Rockefeller eHealth event, Health Affairs carried this article by President Kagame in which he outlines: his confidence in eHealth as an 'enabler'; t...
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eHealth Infrastructure Rwanda