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Global Health Diagnostics

A ray of hope for Malignant Mesothelioma Vs Diagnostc Biomarker

Binaya Kafle - Sept. 15, 2018
Management of Inoperable intrathoracic neoplasms has undergone considerable amount of debate over past years. Recently a team of doctors from Japan successfully treated the recurrence of mesothelioma ...
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cancer biomarkers chronic disease Essential diagnostics list mesothelioma
[ARCHIVED] Non-Communicable Diseases

"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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Adolescents and Young Adults cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs chronic disease Chronic Respiratory Diseases Conferences & Meetings Diabetes global health NCD noncommunicable disease non-communicable diseases Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention United Nations Young People
[ARCHIVED] Non-Communicable Diseases

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
[ARCHIVED] Population Health

Examining health literacy disparities in the USA, a third look at the National Assessment of Adult Literacy (NAAL)

Thomas Bauer - Sept. 17, 2016
R. V. Rikard, Maxine S. Thompson, Julie McKinney and Alison Beauchamp reexamined the National Assessment of Adult literacy and found " Relational indicators of social class are related to health lite...
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chronic disease chronic non-adherence CHWs Health Disparities Health Literacy Patient Centered Medical Homes Payment Models Rural settings Urban Settings
[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

REMINDER: Stay tuned for some exciting changes...

Eric Obscherning - June 21, 2016
Dear YP-CDN community members, This is a reminder that on June 27, 2016, this YP-CDN community on GHDonline will be archived. All of you current members will be automatically migrated to the Non-Co...
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Access to essential medicines Advocacy cancer cardiovascular disease chronic disease Conferences & Meetings Depression Diabetes Epilepsy Essential Medicines GHDonline discussions GHDonline.org Heart Disease Lung Disease mental health Networking Nutrition Obesity Online community online conference online debate online education prevention respiratory disease Tobacco Control Young People Youth
[ARCHIVED] Population Health

Supporting Informal Caregivers

Thomas Bauer - June 20, 2016
Friends Last week the GHD Online family hosted a vibrant discussion on Supporting the Informal Caregiver. The discussion is listed below. This was a rich discussion with many resources shared. ...
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Caregiver chronic disease CHWs End of life care Hospice Care Palliative Care Patient Centered Medical Homes Payment Models Rural settings Urban Settings
[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

A WHO GCM/NCD Prompt from Our Own Dr. Kishore

Eric Obscherning - Jan. 26, 2016
Sandeep Kishore, President of the Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network and a public health physician at Yale University is asking all of you: How can we address the huge gap between produci...
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cancer chronic disease Conferences & Meetings Coordination Depression Diabetes Epilepsy Essential Medicines financing global Heart Disease international health knowledge gap Lung Disease mental health Nutrition Obesity prevention pricing Tobacco Control
[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

A WHO Dialogue on International Cooperation for NCDs has Begun!

Eric Obscherning - Jan. 18, 2016
If you didn't get a chance to register for the WHO Global Coordinating Mechanism's Virtual Discussion Forum (January 18-27), attend our Town Hall meeting this Wednesday at 5:30PM EST to share your ide...
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Access to essential medicines cancer chronic disease Civil Society community Conferences & Meetings cooperation Coordination Depression Diabetes Epilepsy Essential Medicines global health global mental health Heart Disease International Lung Disease mental health NCD Nutrition Obesity prevention Tobacco Control
[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

#GivingTuesday

Eric Obscherning - Dec. 1, 2015
Dear Young Professionals, Our #MultiplyChange campaign is now in its 3rd week. This fundraising campaign will support our new NextGen Leaders Program so that emerging leaders in places like Kenya c...
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cancer Capacity building chronic disease Emerging Leaders Essential Medicines Fundraising & Communications
[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

"YP Speaks" Mini-Series: Pain and Palliative Care

Desiree Neufeld - April 21, 2015
Welcome to the Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network's mini-series! Over the next two sessions, "YP Speaks" will discussing pain and palliative care in LMICs. Beginning Monday, April 27th ...
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chronic disease Pain Palliative Care
[ARCHIVED] Population Health

Medicare's new chronic care payment...

Clemens Hong - Dec. 1, 2014
Edwards and Landon introduce the new Medicare chronic care management payment nicely in this NEJM perspective. What do people know about the new Medicare chronic care payment - $40 PMPM? How are ...
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chronic disease
[ARCHIVED] Costs of Care

Join the Expert Panel on complex care management

Sudip Bhandari - Aug. 21, 2014
In light of some really interesting discussions happening here about reducing the costs of care, I wanted to share about the Expert Panel that is currently taking place in the Population Health Commun...
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affordable care act chronic disease cost effectiveness Costs of Care elderly populations insurance population health
[ARCHIVED] Innovating Health Care Delivery

Improving Patient Retention for Chronic Care in Underdeveloped Areas

Sameer Kushwaha - Feb. 27, 2014
Hi everyone, Since this past summer, I have been investigating ways that we can improve the follow-up rates of patients with chronic eye diseases that can cause rapid and irreversible vision loss (...
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chronic disease developing countries follow-up Patient Centered Innovations Patient Engagement
[ARCHIVED] Non-Communicable Diseases

Workshop on Country-Level Decision Making for the Control of Chronic Diseases

Benn Grover - May 23, 2011
From the IOM: SAVE THE DATE Workshop on Country-Level Decision Making for the Control of Chronic Diseases Institute of Medicine, Board on Global Health July 19-21, 2011 Location TBA, Wa...
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cancer Cardiovascular Diseases chronic disease Chronic Respiratory Diseases Diabetes IOM
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Health Affairs: Battling Chronic Disease Worldwide

Maggie Sullivan - Jan. 17, 2011
Health Affairs: Battling Chronic Disease Worldwide Sullivan Maggie
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chronic disease journal publication Research
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Delivering Quality, Serving Communities: Nurses Leading Chronic Care

Maggie Sullivan - Sept. 21, 2010
Delivering Quality, Serving Communities: Nurses Leading Chronic Care Sullivan Maggie \376\377\000I\000N\000D\000 \0002\0000\0001\0000\000 \000E\000N\000G\000...
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chronic disease Databases & Publications Diabetes
[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

NEJM Online First Perspective: "Global Noncommuniable Diseases"

Ben Seligman - Sept. 16, 2010
NEJM Online First Perspective: "Global Noncommuniable Diseases" Seligman Ben
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cancer chronic disease cooperation Diabetes editorial Heart Disease Lung Disease noncommunicable disease Obesity prevention Tobacco Control