WHO Declares COVID-19 a Pandemic

WHO Declares COVID-19 a Pandemic The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared COVID-19 a pandemic, the first pandemic caused by a coronavirus. COVID-19 is a viral disease that has now infected almost 120,000 people around the world. WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus is urging countries to make

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The Max Foundation co-authors study confirming excellent survival rate of cancer patients in a medication donation program

The Max Foundation co-authors study confirming excellent survival rate of cancer patients in a medication donation program A new study led by Boston University School of Public Health, The Max Foundation, and Novartis found that patients with chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) and gastrointestinal stromal tumors receiving treatment

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Coronavirus Update- the World Health Organization (WHO) Upgrades Global Risk to “Very High”

Coronavirus Update- the World Health Organization (WHO) Upgrades Global Risk to “Very High” On Friday, February 28th, the World Health Organization (WHO) upgraded the global risk of coronavirus to “very high.” According to Dr. Mike Ryan, head of the WHO’s Emergency Health Program, the upgrade serves to

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Operation Smile Implements an Innovative Tool to Track and Communicate with Global Volunteers

Operation Smile Implements an Innovative Tool to Track and Communicate with Global Volunteers Over the years, Operation Smile has grown from a family organization into a global organization with over 6,000 volunteers. Operation Smile’s volunteer management team recognized the need for a new way to utilize all

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