Treating non-communicable diseases (NCD) is a global health priority. Members of this community share effective approaches to combating NCDs in poor populations everywhere.

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Brigham and Women's Hospital, Division of Global Health Equity
Harvard Medical School, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine
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Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network - YP-CDN

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49th Ten-Day International Teaching Seminar on Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology and Prevention, June 3-16, 2017, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

by Mark Huffman

49th Ten-Day International Teaching Seminar on Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology and Prevention, June 3-16, 2017, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia The International Society of Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology and Prevention announces the 49th Ten-Day International Teaching Seminar on Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology and Prevention to be held in June 3-16 2017, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia co-hosted ... read more

Updated: 16 Nov, 2016
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Report Launch Webinar TOMORROW- The Lancet Youth Commission on Essential Medicines Policies

Mbiydzenyuy Ferdinant Sonyuy replied

Thanks Jordan. Sincerely,Ferdinant. Administrative Assistant, Director of Health Services' Office/ Coordinator, Non Communicable Diseases Prevention and Control Program Cameroon Baptist Convention Health Services PO BOX, 1, Nkwen, Bamenda Tel:(237) 674733730 or 690783938 www.cbchealthservices.org read more

Updated: 15 Nov, 2016
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2017-2018 IARC Fellowship programme applications open- Deadline Nov. 30

by Jordan Jarvis

The 2017-2018 IARC fellowship programme is now open for applications and IARC is still seeking interested candidates who would like to spend some time doing research at IARC. Please see more in the Deadline for application is 30 November 2016. http://training.iarc.fr/en/fellowships/postdoc.php POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS FOR TRAINING IN CANCER RESEARCH 2017-2018 The ... read more

Updated: 15 Nov, 2016
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Nov 14 | Global Health & US Policy: Priorities for the Next Administration

Sandeep Kishore replied

> > Dea​r​​​ all -- > > FYI — November 14, the former U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services, Louis Sullivan, MD, will join the Arnhold Institute for Global Health at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai for a very special event: Global Health and U.S. Policy: ... read more

Updated: 12 Nov, 2016
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