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Finding Possibilities in Difficulties

Earlier during the recognition program of the Faculty of Management and Development Studies of the University of the Philippines Open University, I was given the opportunity to give the message on behalf of the graduating students. 702 more words


Investigating How a Cement Factory May Impact Child Health

I used to get cement and concrete mixed up all the time (no pun intended). As my Astute Readers probably know, they are different, and cement – in fact – is a component of concrete. 849 more words


Roundup #3: Jobs and Conference Abstracts

Communications and Knowledge Management Division Director with International Food Policy Research Institute

The CKM Director will work closely with the Director General and the senior management team on global, strategic, and innovative communications approaches and priorities, contributing to IFPRI’s mission of ending hunger and reducing poverty through the application of cutting-edge communications and knowledge management concepts and delivery. 867 more words

Food Security

Cambridge launch new open access journal - Global Health, Epidemiology and Genomics

Cambridge unveils new Open Access journal – Global Health, Epidemiology and Genomics (GHEG)

Cambridge University Press is delighted to announce a major new open access journal, … 509 more words

Health Care

Medicine and Language: Beyond a Diagnosis

Knowing a little Creole goes a long way with patient interaction. Before heading to Haiti round one, I learned the usual travel phrases: my name is, how are you, hello… 677 more words


3o day challenge

I was thinking today that I would announce I have CHALLENGED MYSELF to a 30 day challenge starting from the 1st of June until the 30th June. 223 more words


Antibiotic Resistance and a National Action Plan

Guest post by Scott H. Podolsky, MD

Antibiotic resistance has been framed by Dame Sally Davies, the Chief Medical Officer for England, as “a ticking time bomb . 687 more words

Health And Medicine