PQMD Forum 2019 Update: Challenge Panel 1: Disaster Response vs. Resilience: Mind the Gap

PQMD Forum 2019 Update: Challenge Panel 1: Disaster Response vs. Resilience: Mind the Gap Moderated by Erica Tavares, Senior Director Institutional Advancement International Medical Corps, the Disaster Response vs Resilience Panel included: Ivonne Rodriguez-Wiewall, Senior Advisor, Direct Relief Puerto Rico Valerie Nkamgang Bemo, Senior Program Officer, Gates

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PQMD 2019 Executive Forum: Transformational Thinking in Global Medical Donations

PQMD 2019 Executive Forum: Transformational Thinking in Global Medical Donations With ever-increasing challenges facing all involved in the global health and aid community, transformational ways of thinking, operating, and ultimately acting has become increasingly critical. But what does transformational mean, particularly in terms of donations, disasters, and

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Working Together: Heart to Heart International’s Post-Hurricane Michael Response

Working Together: Heart to Heart International’s Post-Hurricane Michael Response Partnering with Amgen and Point Washington Medical Center, Opens “Clinic in a Can” When Hurricane Michael tore through the panhandle of Florida on October 10, 2018, communities were left reeling. Homes were destroyed, and pharmacies and health care

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WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION LAUNCHES NEW GUIDELINE FOR COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKERS

WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION LAUNCHES NEW GUIDELINE FOR COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKERS Community health workers are vital in rural Africa, connecting structured health facilities and communities. These workers provide a variety of health services, from prenatal consultations to malaria screenings. Community health workers have been recognized by the World

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