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[ARCHIVED] Innovating Health Care Delivery

Offensive and racist term: Sub-Saharan Africa

Wendy McQueen - Oct. 8, 2016
I always found the term to be very offensive along with third world, developing world. I recalled Dr. King saying “even semantics have conspired to make that which is black seem ugly and degrading. In...
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sub-saharan africa
Health IT

Job Opening - Regional Director, Research and Advocacy

Carly Backman - May 26, 2016
VillageReach is looking for experienced research and advocacy professional with extensive experience in sub-Saharan Africa to lead our immunization supply chain research and advocacy portfolio. Villag...
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Advocacy Coalition Building Data Analysis Immunization Networking Public Policy Research sub-saharan africa Supply Chain
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Promising HIV-preventive Practices for Sero-Discordant Couples

Willemijn de Bruin - May 7, 2014
To all whom it might concern, The Royal Tropical Institute (KIT) is conducting a study on HIV-preventive practices for sero-discordant couples in sub-Saharan Africa. Information gathered by means o...
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ART HIV/AIDS HIV prevention pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) sero-discordant couples sub-saharan africa
HIV Treatment & Prevention

Practical Information and Guidance for Integration of MNCH and HIV Programs

John Nicholson - Aug. 13, 2013
The Practical Information and Guidance for Integration of MNCH and HIV Programs Technical Brief is now available on the AIDSTAR-One website. With new prevention strategies on the horizon and HIV i...
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children Clinical Guidelines Maternal and Newborn Health Mother-to-child Transmission pmtct Scale-up Scaling up & managing at scale sub-saharan africa
[ARCHIVED] Non-Communicable Diseases

Cancer burden in Africa and opportunities for prevention

Ziad Khatib - Feb. 6, 2012
Friends and colleagues, Dr. Jemal et.al. published a recent review, describing the pattern of cancers in sub-Saharan Africa and recommending cost-effective interventions. This is a good, up to date ...
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cancer cancer care interventions NCD Prevention Publications & Research sub-saharan africa
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Participatory Learning and Knowledge Exchange To Improve Service Delivery for Paediatric HIV Treatment and Support

Rebecca Norman - Sept. 7, 2010
Paediatric AIDS Treatment for Africa (PATA) is a grassroots regional network of 127 paediatric HIV/AIDS clinics across 23 countries in sub-Saharan Africa. Our aim is to expand access and improve quali...
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best practice Community engagement Developing targeted interventions HIV Integration and linkages to care Pediatric Scaling up & managing at scale sub-saharan africa
[ARCHIVED] Adherence & Retention

Alcohol consumption in HIV-I infected persons: a study of immunological markers,

Judy Hahn - May 24, 2010
Does anyone have a pdf of this manuscript by Chandiwana et al from 1999? If so, please send to judy.hahn@ucsf.edu . Thanks! Alcohol consumption in HIV-I infected persons: a study of immunological ma...
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alcohol HIV progression Publications & Research sub-saharan africa