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Bed Nets for All

Bed Nets for All

Bed Nets for All IMA kicks off a massive distribution of 700,000 nets, which will cover the entire province of North Ubangi in the Democratic Republic of Congo In DRC, over 400 children die every day and almost half of them from malaria. — World Health Organization

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Three PQMD Members Featured as Finalists for GBCHealth Award

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Three PQMD Members Featured as Finalists for GBCHealth Award GBCHealth recently announced nine finalists for the 2016 Business Action on Health Award: Focus on Women & Girls. This selected group of programs represent the most eminent efforts of the private sector to enhance the health and well-being

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The Philanthropic Side of Pharma

Philanthropic Side of Pharma

The Philanthropic Side of Pharma By Chase Bourke, PhD It’s easy to get the wrong impression about the pharmaceutical industry. Greedy entrepreneurs like Martin Shkreli make headlines for shamelessly inflating the prices of life-saving drugs. Politicians campaign on reducing the high cost of prescription medicines. But since

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Henry Schein’s Community Health Events Expand Access to Care

Expand Access to Care

Henry Schein’s Community Health Events Expand Access to Care Community health centers play a critical role in health care across the United States, especially by providing vital preventative care. That’s why Henry Schein, Inc. founded Healthy Lifestyles, Healthy Communities (HLHC) ten years ago. In 2013, Henry Schein

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Breast Cancer Initiative at the Sihanouk Hospital of Hope in Cambodia

AstraZeneca Logo Breast Cancer Initiative

Breast Cancer Initiative at the Sihanouk Hospital of Hope in Cambodia Over the past 8 years AstraZeneca, AmeriCares and the Sihanouk Hospital Center of Hope (SHCH) have partnered on an initiative to strengthen existing treatment services at SHCH while expanding in scale to reach additional patients. The

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PQMD Announces Three New NGO Members

PQMD Three New NGO Members

PQMD Announces Three New NGO Members ANNAPOLIS, MD. (PRWEB) APRIL 18, 2016 The Partnership for Quality Medical Donations (PQMD), is proud to announce the addition of three new members to the organization: Operation Smile, Project C.U.R.E., and Health Partners International of Canada (HPIC). The most recent addition to

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World Vision’s Syria Crisis Response reaches more than 2 million people.

Syria Crisis Response

World Vision’s Syria Crisis Response reaches more than 2 million people: Donors include PQMD members AstraZeneca and Henry Schein Since 2011, the displacement and suffering caused by the Syrian conflict remains the greatest refugee crisis of our time. The trends of death, destruction, and displacement continue to worsen.

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Healthcare System Strengthening in Madagascar

Healthcare System Strengthening in Madagascar

Healthcare System Strengthening in Madagascar When most people think about Mercy Ships they believe that we provide direct medical services onboard our hospital ship. While that is true, we have enlarged our focus over recent years to utilize our hospital ship as a complete training platform to

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GSK CEO Encourages “Modernization” for Big Pharma at CSIS Event

GSK CEO Encourages “Modernization” for Big Pharma at CSIS Event The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) hosted a conference on March 17 to explore how bio-pharmaceutical firms can support societal goals of improved affordability, access, quality, and innovation in medicine and healthcare. GSK CEO Sir Andrew

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A simple message for women in Tanzania: Get checked for cervical cancer

Happiness Modesti women in Tanzania

A simple message for women in Tanzania: Get checked for cervical cancer Short messages using mobile technology help raise awareness and increase early detection  In the small village of Pasiasi, in a remote region of Tanzania, a woman named Happiness Modesti is forever grateful to the Tanzania

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