Harvard Medical School is accepting applications to the 2014 Doris Duke Charitable Foundation International Clinical Research Fellowship competition. The fellowship is for medical students conducting research in resource-limited settings.
Faculty affiliated with the Rwanda Human Resources for Health Program have co-authored a report in the New England Journal of Medicine describring a $150 million partnership to support medical education.
The Department of Global Health and Social Medicine is pleased to host the first of three meetings of The Lancet Commission on Global Surgery. Dr. John Meara, Associate Professor of Surgery and of Global Health and Social Medicine, is a co-chairman.
Amartya Sen will present “Medical Needs and Social Priorities,” the Roger Allan Moore Lecture on Values and Medicine, on Thursday, December 5, 2013. The lecture will begin at 4:30 in the Walter Amphitheater, Tosteson Medical Education Center, 260 Longwood
Bioethical Reflections in Honor of Dan Brock, a day-long symposium, will be held on Friday, November 22, at the Joseph B. Martin Conference Center, Harvard Medical School, 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston.
Paul Farmer and Matthew Basilico presented their co-edited book, Reimagining Global Health: An Introduction to a standing-room-only crowd at the Tsai Auditorium at Harvard University, Cambridge, on October 2, 2013.
Enrollment began this month in Lima, Peru, in the first-ever, collaborative Partners In Health/Socios En Salud/Harvard Medical School/Brigham and Women's Hospital (PIH/SES/HMS/BWH) randomized clinical trial to improve tuberculosis (TB) treatment.
The Program in Global Non-communicable Disease and Social Change is pleased to announce the inaugural meeting of the NCD Synergies Network , which will be held in Kigali, Rwanda on July 15-16, 2013.
GHDonline, part of the Global Health Delivery Project, recently opened the US Communities Initiative to create opportunities for health care professionals across the United States to share resources, ideas, and information in virtual communities.