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Call For Abstracts: Global Health & Innovation Conference at Yale

Global Health & Innovation Conference 2012
Presented by Unite For Sight, 9th Annual Conference
Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Saturday, April 21 - Sunday, April 22, 2012

"A Meeting of Minds"--CNN

The Global Health & Innovation Conference is the world's largest global health conference and social entrepreneurship conference.  This must-attend, thought-leading conference annually convenes 2,200 leaders, ...

Friday, August 5, 2011 - 12:55
Tuberculosis Consultant (Dominican Republic)


Proyecto: “Continuar y Expandir la Respuesta Nacional a la Tuberculosis en la República Dominicana Centrada en la Atención al Paciente con Tuberculosis, Incorporando las Unidades de Atención Primaria en Salud”.

Mecanismo de Continuación del Financiamiento del Proyecto DMR-309-G07-T, Tercera Convocatoria

TERMINOS DE REFERENCIATítulo:   Asistencia Técnica internacional para diseñar modelos de protocolos para investigaciones operativas en el área de programa de control y...

Monday, August 1, 2011 - 12:42
Orden del día y Presentaciónes del Simposio: la ética en salud pública (

You can access the agenda, as well as links to presentations, contact information and other related materials and downloads from the symposium on pubic health ethics at this link:  The links points to this page:ón-de-la-ética-en-la-planificación-de-la-influenza-y-otras-emergenc

Wednesday, July 27, 2011 - 12:55
Public Health Ethics Classes available free online this week @

We will have several sessions led by top specialists in public health ethics and human rights available this week from a workshop in the Dominican Republic.  The workshop includes sessions on public health ethics and human rights as well as introductory sessions on the importance of ethics in pandemic responses.  You can see the sessions as they are scheduled after you login and go to View All Classes  We encourage you to register for a session and attend online.

Monday, July 25, 2011 - 19:39
International Union Against Sexually Transmitted Infection World Congress 2-5 November, 2011 in New Delhi


International Union Against Sexually Transmitted Infection (IUSTI) 12th World Congress, 2-5 November 2011, New Delhi.

The main scientific programme topics are:

- STI public health interventions of the 21st Century

- Biological driver of HIV

- New diagnostics and rapid tests

- Sexual health associate such as sexuality education, sexually risk

  Behavior, sexual health need for minority populations, condom promotion

- Vaccines for HPV and HIV

- Challenges to effective syndromic management

- Selected STI updates

- Male circumcision

- Prevention of mother-child HIV...

Monday, July 25, 2011 - 18:41
Polio Program Senior Consultant


• To apply, send a letter of interest and your curriculum vitae to prior to July 30 2011
• Only short-­‐listed candidates will receive a reply
• Reference checks will be conducted in the final stages of the selection process
Monday, July 18, 2011 - 10:40
Online Course: Basic principles on the evaluation and promotion of physical activity programs

Curso Virtual: Principios fundamentales para evaluación y promoción de programas de actividad física


Por este medio, se hace la convocatoria para las personas que deseen participar del curso virtual:Principios fundamentales para la evaluación y promoción de programas de actividad física.  

Conoce más sobre: Beneficios, ...

Friday, July 15, 2011 - 11:30
Job Opening: Polio Program Senior Consultant


• To apply, send a letter of interest and your curriculum vitae to prior to July 30 2011
• Only short-­‐listed candidates will receive a reply
• Reference checks will be conducted in the final stages of the selection process
Monday, July 11, 2011 - 10:22
International Emergency and Refugee Health Courses


US-CDC and EmoryUniversity are offering a series of courses related to International Emergency and refugee health.
Upcoming Courses:
  1. Nutrition in Emergencies- (week long course/ 2 credits) August 15th-19th 2011
  2. Mental Health in Complex humanitarian Emergencies- (three day course/ 1 credit) December 15-17th, 2011
  3. Health in Complex Humanitarian Emergencies-(week long course/ 2 credits)  March 2012
  4. Epidemiological Methods in Complex Humanitarian Emergencies- (week long course/ 2 credits) May, 2012
  5. Planning for...
Sunday, June 26, 2011 - 16:18
TEPHINET Americas Conference: Call for Abstracts


TEPHINET Americas 2011 Logo


Para subir su resumen haga click aqui

Detalles de la convocatoria e instrucciones para subir un resumen

Tuesday, June 21, 2011 - 18:59
Programme Epidemiologist position -Sightsavers office in Africa


Programme Epidemiologist
Flexible location, preferably at a Sightsavers office in Africa.
Salary dependent on location.

In this crucial position, you will provide technical and scientific input to our research programmes and supported trachoma initiatives in Africa and Asia. You can expect considerable variety and visibility, as you advise country teams on survey design, monitor and evaluate activity and conduct operational investigations, whilst reacting rapidly to data from the field.

At the same time, you will actively develop and field test an integrated mapping tool and collaborate with the World Health Organisation in...

Thursday, June 16, 2011 - 17:02
Introductory Course on Insect Neuroscience and Drosophila Neurogenetics


Introductory Course in Insect Neuroscience andDrosophilla Neurogenetics

Dates: 10th – 29th October 2011

Organisers: School of Health Sciences Kampala International University Bushenyi, Uganda

Application Deadline: June 30, 2011


Contacts: Lucia Prieto Godino, PhD ( ) and Sadiq Yusuf, PhD (

Monday, June 13, 2011 - 14:58
Short Course on Immunology in the Tropics


Course title:Immunology in the Tropics

Dates: September 5 -16, 2011

Organisers: Makerere/UVRI Infection and Immunity, Research Training Programme

Application Deadline: July 31, 2011
Contact: Dr. Stephen Cose :




Monday, June 13, 2011 - 14:50
Call for Abstracts ESCAIDE 2011




The call for abstracts for the European Scientific Conference on Applied Infectious Disease Epidemiology (ESCAIDE) is now open.


Abstracts can be submitted via the dedicated ‘call for abstracts’ portal on the ESCAIDE website  The closing date for submissions is 8th July 2011.


This year’s key conference on...

Thursday, June 2, 2011 - 21:41


Global Outbreak Alert and Response Network (GOARN)

Event ID: 2010-E003057 

Country: Haiti
Type: Request for Assistance (RFA)

Classification: Restricted


Subject:  Upsurge in cholera cases in Haiti 

Starting EW 20 an increase of cholera alerts has been detected in 4 of Haiti's...

Thursday, June 2, 2011 - 21:37
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