"Integration science" for the NCDs and injuries of the poorest billion and UHC highlighted at PMAC event

The Program in Global NCDs and Social Change (PGNCDSC) at Harvard Medical School, Partners In Health, and the Helmsley Charitable Trust organized and hosted a side session at the Prince Mahidol Award Conference in Bangkok on January 29 dedicated to Integration Science for Universal Health Coverage and the NCDs and injuries of the poorest billion.

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NCDI Poverty National Commission Initiator’s Workshop – building capacity to address the burden of NCDIs for the poorest billion

On December 5th, the Program in Global NCDs and Social Change at Harvard Medical School with support from the NCD Synergies program at Partners In Health hosted a four-day NCDI Poverty National Commission Initiator’s Workshop at the Harvard Medical School Center for Global Health Delivery in Dubai, UAE. The Workshop brought together Ministry of Health and implementer colleagues from across 16 low and lower-middle income countries.

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Liberia NCDI Poverty Commission Report launched

The Liberia NCDI Poverty Commission’s report was officially launched on November 14, 2018, at a World Diabetes Day event at the headquarters of the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare in Monrovia. The event was preceded by a public parade from the stadium to the Ministry. Mrs. Joyce Sherman, Assistant Minister of Preventive Services, opened the proceedings and launched the report. She was joined at the end of the event by Minister of Health Dr. Wilhelmina Jallah.

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Focus on NCDI Poverty at UN General Assembly side event

“What will it take to address the NCDs and injuries of the poorest billion?” That was the theme of a side event organized by Harvard Medical School’s Program in Global NCDs and Social Change, the NCD Synergies project at Partners In Health, and the Helmsley Charitable Trust on the eve of the UN General Assembly and the third UN High-Level Meeting on NCDs.

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