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UCSF School of Nursing /Partners in Health Job: Midwifery Mentor, Malawi

Sharon Rose - May 25, 2018
The Global Action in Nursing (GAIN) project is a 12-month opportunity based in Neno district, Malawi. The purpose of the mentorship is to work closely with Malawian nurse colleagues to improve outcome...
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Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Mentor Position with UCSF maternal child health initiative in Malawi

Sharon Rose - June 6, 2017
The Global Action to Improve Nursing and Midwifery Care (GAIN) project is a year-long opportunity based in Neno district, Malawi. The purpose of the mentorship is to work closely with Malawian nurse c...
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What We're Reading: Dr. Satish Gopal's "Moonshot to Malawi" in NEJM

Eric Obscherning - May 1, 2016
A fantastic piece from Dr. Satish Gopal, MD, MPH, in The New England Journal of Medicine. It's moving, empowering, and the truth: "In his 2016 State of the Union address, President Barack Obama cal...
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Job Opening: Aspen Institute Management Partner

Marie Teichman - Sept. 3, 2015
Our colleagues at the Aspen Institute are currently looking to hire new management partners for the community health system efforts in Kenya, Malawi, Uganda, and Liberia. Here is a brief description o...
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Health IT

Job Posting - Technology Manager at VillageReach

Carly Backman - Sept. 16, 2011
Information Systems Group Technology Manager VillageReach is a 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation whose mission is to save lives and improve well being in developing countries by increasing last-mile a...
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Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

International Women's Day: Malawi's missing midwives

Kimberley Chastain - March 10, 2011
I just read the article posted in The Guardian UK's blog yesterday regarding Malawi's nursing and midwifery shortage at: http://bit.ly/gX59T6 (short article, worth the quick read). I am a Nurse ...
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Malaria Treatment & Prevention

Diagnosing malaria in Primary Care

Olayinka Ayankogbe - Feb. 19, 2011
Excellent article.Two issues arise. 1. How do we make an accurate diagnosis of malaria at point of first contact with the primary cvare physicians who is trying to make costs as low as possible for th...
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diagnostics e.g. malaria food security malawi
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Practical considers for MEMS use

Ann Williams - Feb. 18, 2011
Practical considers for MEMS use Williams Ann sjny038-aibe-NY00001685.tex AIDS and Behavior, Vol. 9, No. 1, March 2005 ( C© 2005) DOI: 10.1007/s10461-005-1685-0 Us...
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e.g. malaria food security malawi
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MEMS-use for adherence monitoring in resource poor settings

Marijn de Bruin - Feb. 18, 2011
Dear all, I wondered what other people think about the results of this feasibility study. Particularly: 1- Part of the patients I work with in the Netherlands have some issues with MEMS-design (...
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e.g. malaria food security malawi
TB Infection Control

PP Presentation on IC under the GFATM applications. in Russian.

Alexander Golubkov - Dec. 9, 2010
PP Presentation on IC under the GFATM applications. in Russian. Golubkov Alexander Microsoft PowerPoint - 2010-08-12_1030_Golubkov_IC_and_GFATM_RUS.ppt ИНФЕКЦИОНН...
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Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Nursing Crisis - Christine Gorman's blog

Anat Rosenthal, PhD - Sept. 4, 2009
Dear community members, Lately I came across Christine Gorman’s blog (http://globalhealthreport.blogspot.com/), especially her reports on the nursing crisis in Malawi. As both the Malawian health c...
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Health IT

FrontlineSMS Initiative: Quantified Impact for Rural TB Program

Joshua Nesbit - Dec. 25, 2008
Happy holidays, GHD! I posted a while back with some specifics regarding a project at a hospital in rural Malawi. Here's a quick summary: "Using a donated laptop, 100 recycled cell phones, and...
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Integration of nutrition in the antiretroviral therapy scale up plan for Malawi

Sophie Beauvais - Oct. 30, 2008
Integration of nutrition in the antiretroviral therapy scale up plan for Malawi Beauvais Sophie issue 3 2008.indb Malawi Medical Journal; 20(3):93 - 98 September 2008 ...
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CHW Video-Interview in Malawi

Joshua Nesbit - Aug. 22, 2008
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