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OpenIDEO Zika & Future Threats Challenge - Please Contribute Your Knowledge!

Adam Gall - May 20, 2016
To support USAID, OpenIDEO launched a challenge on how might we boldly and imaginatively combat Zika and future health threats? The Challenge draws upon talent, inspiration and solutions from around t...
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Brazil Chikungunya Dengue Latin America malaria Nicaragua novel vector control approaches USAID USAID project vector zika zika virus
Health IT

New Guide for Selecting an Electronic Logistics Management Information System

Holly Deaton - Nov. 6, 2015
A well-designed, well-operated supply chain that delivers health supplies to patients and clients who need them is critical to the success of any health system. With an electronic logistics management...
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delivery chain eLMIS Supply Chain USAID
[ARCHIVED] Global Surgery & Anesthesia

Measurement and Accountability for Results in Health Summit

Sristi Sharma - June 9, 2015
The Measurement and Accountability for Results in Health Summit is happening right now (Tuesday, June 9, 2015 - Thursday, June 11, 2015) in Washington DC. In this summit co-hosted by the World Ban...
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accountability Barriers to Access data databases global surgery health information system Health systems measurement SDGs USAID world bank world health organization
[ARCHIVED] Population Health

NGO Engagement in US Global Health Efforts

Sudip Bhandari - Dec. 22, 2014
I want to share this insightful report developed by the Kaiser Family Foundation that analyzes the US based global health NGOs that received funding from the US government (specifically USAID) in Fisc...
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global health Multinational NGOs USAID
MDR-TB Treatment & Prevention

Online Training Course: Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis Program Management - March 12-28, 2013

Anna Tavares - Feb. 27, 2013
The DR-TB Training Network (www.drtbnetwork.org) is a USAID-funded website of the TB CARE II project. The DR-TB Training Network will host an online training course on Drug-Resistant TB Program Manage...
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community-based care DR-TB DR-TB Training Network drug management MDR-TB Online training Partners in Health TB CARE II TB infection control USAID XDR-TB
Health IT

“Getting Started in mHealth.” Grant Opportunity. Applications due Dec 31.

Nick Amland - Sept. 27, 2012
Hi everyone, I work for Dimagi (social enterprise in the ICT for Development space), and we're launching a request for applications (RFA) in collaboration with USAID to expand our product mHealth ...
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CHW Community Health Worker india health maternal and child health services mhealth Mobile Devices mobile Health Networking RFA Software USAID
Health IT

Health Informatics Forum - April 12, Nairobi, Kenya

Bobby Jefferson - April 5, 2011
April 12, 2011 • 8:00 am - 11:30 am • Crowne Plaza Hotel • NAIROBI Kenya Road, Upper Hill , PO Box 25574, Nairobi, KENYA, Hotel Tel: 254-20-274 6000 RSVP etaka@futuresgroup.com Join us April 12, ...
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CDC conference Conferences & Meetings eHealth EMR event free HIS HMIS Kenya mhealth Networking Software USAID
Health IT

Health Informatics Forum

Bobby Jefferson - April 5, 2011
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CDC conference Conferences & Meetings eHealth EMR event free HIS HMIS Kenya mhealth Networking Software USAID
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Case Study: Alcohol Consumption and HIV Risk

John Nicholson - Feb. 17, 2011
Case Study: Alcohol Consumption and HIV Risk Nicholson John
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Addressing structural risk AIDSTAR alcohol behavior change commercial sex work Community engagement Developing targeted interventions HIV risk behavior India PEPFAR risk reduction Sexual transmission USAID
Malaria Treatment & Prevention

USAID Leader Shah remarks on the progress made toward "eliminating malaria as a major public health problem"

Sarah Arnquist - Feb. 16, 2011
In his remarks Tuesday at the NIH, USAID's top leader Rajiv Shah applauded the significant progress made by the President's Malaria Initiative and other efforts at combating malaria. "The global he...
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policy President's malaria initiative Rajiv Shah road map USAID Vector Control
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Debating HIV prevention

Sarah Arnquist - June 25, 2010
On July 29, the World Bank and USAID are hosting a debate on the efficacy of behavior change programs for HIV prevention. Tuesday's debate proposition is: "Behavior change in generalized epidemi...
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debate on HIV prevention Developing targeted interventions Sexual transmission USAID webcast world bank