Communication

Communication


As part of PQMD’s ongoing commitment to building knowledge in the field, we maintain access to a wealth of information resources related to the field of donating and delivering high quality medicines and medical products and services to assist communities suffering from the effects of disasters as well as chronic and devastating diseases.

In addition to PQMD’s Guidelines for Quality Medical Product Donations you can find articles, case studies, scholarly publications, study results, guidelines and advice from local, national, and international organizations, and much more on a variety of topics associated with the work of PQMD and its members.

The issues that can be explored using these resources range from the valuation of donated drugs and services to the delicate art of cross-sector partnerships to lessons learned in disaster response, and go well beyond.

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AmeriCares Responds to India’s Historic Drought

AmeriCares Responds to India’s Historic Drought As India’s worst drought in more than four decades shatters the lives of millions of people in the west central state of Maharashtra, AmeriCares India is mobilizing a response to help residents facing water scarcity, food shortages, and loss of livelihood.

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Devex World Wraps Up, Explores Future of International Development Work

Devex World Wraps Up, Explores Future of International Development Work On June 14 2016, a one day conference was held by Devex to bring together “thinkers and doers, change-makers and expert practitioners who make global development happen”. The assembly met in Washington, D.C. to discuss the growth

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PQMD Announces Three Year Initiative

Expand Access to Care

PQMD Announces Three Year Initiative Developing Best-Practice Guidelines for Medical Missions to Strengthen and Sustain Local Health Systems On May 5, 2016, the Partnership for Quality Medical Donations (PQMD) launched the PQMD Healthcare System Strengthening/Medical Mission Initiative (PQMD HSS/MM).   This PQMD Initiative is a major effort to

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PQMD Releases 2016 Guidelines for Quality Medical Donations

PQMD Three New NGO Members

PQMD Releases 2016 Guidelines for Quality Medical Donations Members of Partnership for Quality Medical Donations Reaffirm their Commitment to Safe and Effective Product Donations Annapolis, Md. – June 28, 2016 – The Partnership for Quality Medical Donations (PQMD) today announced that their Guidelines for Quality Medical Donations

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Pfizer public-private partnerships highlight the possibilities of entrepreneurship for good

Pfizer

Pfizer public-private partnerships highlight the possibilities of entrepreneurship for good Complex global health challenges require innovative solutions and, as a result, the role of corporations in sustainable development has evolved significantly. In recent years, social engagement and public-private partnerships (PPPs) have emerged as critical resources for addressing

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Takeda Partners with Gates Foundation to See the End of Polio

Takeda

Takeda Partners with Gates Foundation to See the End of Polio Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (Takeda) has been recently awarded a grant valued at $38 million from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. This partnership and funding is focused on the goal of eradicating polio globally. PQMD

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Medical Teams International appoints new CEO

Medical Teams International appoints new CEO by Lee Keller | Jun 06, 2016 Seasoned and experienced global health leader begins September 1 PORTLAND, Ore. – (June 6, 2016) After an extensive international search, Medical Teams International today announced the appointment of Martha Newsome as their new President and

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What are you willing to trade your life for? | Douglas Jackson | TEDxArrowheadRanch

Project C.U.R.E.

What are you willing to trade your life for? | Douglas Jackson | TEDxArrowheadRanch “Every day, we trade our time, our breath, and our energy for something. The sum of those exchanges determines where we find our future. Doug Jackson believes the secret to the successful swap

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GBCHealth Announces Johnson & Johnson as Winner of the 2016 Women & Girls Business Action on Health Award

GBCHealth Announces Johnson & Johnson as Winner of the 2016 Women & Girls Business Action on Health Award Source: GBCHealth May 17, 2016 – Copenhagen, Denmark – Today, GBCHealth announced Johnson & Johnson as the winner of the 2016 Women and Girls Business Action on Health Award

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69th World Health Assembly Closes, Delivers New Resolutions on Global Health

69th World Health Assembly Closes, Delivers New Resolutions on Global Health On May 23-28, 2016, delegations from all 194 World Health Organization (WHO) Member States convened in Geneva, Switzerland, for the sixty-ninth session of the World Health Assembly (WHA). Each year, this assembly determines declarations of the

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