Starting August 5, 2014 we will be streaming a live audio transmission from the 2014 MEPI Symposium in Maputo, Mozambique.
Enhancing Formal Educational and In-Service Training Programs in Rural Rwanda |A partnership of Rwanda’s Ministry of Health, the U.S. non-governmental organization Partners In Health, Harvard Medical School, and Brigham and Women’s Hospital has helped strengthen educational and in-service training programs targeting the Rwandan health workforce
The Elmina Declaration for Human Resources for Health |A partnership of Rwanda’s Ministry of Health, the U.S. non-governmental organization Partners In Health, Harvard Medical School, and Brigham and Women’s Hospital has helped strengthen educational and in-service training programs targeting the Rwandan health workforce
Transforming & Scaling up Health Professionals' Education & Training | WHO Education Guidelines 2013, launched by the WHO at the GHWA Meeting in Recife, Brazil Nov 10, 2013 PDF
The Human Resources for Health Program in Rwanda | Excerpt: "From 1989 through 1997, Rwanda had the lowest life expectancy of any country in the world7; rates of preventable deaths due to infectious disease and unsafe birth skyrocketed as a result of the 1994 genocide."
Professor Diaa Eldin Elgaili Abubakr was a member of the MEPI CC Faculty and the SAMSS Secretariat. As his colleagues will attest, there was very little that could keep Professor Diaa out of the classroom and a smile off of his face. He remained cheerful and silent, stimulating those around him with his joy for life. His enthusiasm optimism, and caring demeanor were a constant force of encouragement for his students and inspiration among his colleagues.Professor Diaa’s passion for life and learning was a gift to everyone who knew him. He will be deeply missed.
The 3rd Annual MEPI Symposium took place August 6 - 8, 2013 in Kampala Uganda. Click to view the following:Speaker Biographies Photographs Presentations Plenary Videos
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November 2-6, 2014 | The American Society of Tropical Medicine 63rd Annual MeetingNew Orleans, LA USA | Abstracts due April 17, 2014Link to Conference Website
Nov 12-14, 2013 | ARAA ConferenceNairobi, Kenya | Association of Research Administrators in AfricaLink to Conference Website
Jan 27-31, 2014 | Prince Mahidol Award Conference 2014Bangkok, Thailand | Transformative Learning for Health EquityLink to conference website
April - June 2014 | ESME Online and ESME Leadership OnlineOnline | Led by Ronald Harden and Stewart MenninLink to webinar website
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