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Fistula care in Niger – blog post on anthro dissertation

Sai Hankuri » dissertating, diversions, and data. Fascinating early data from Ali Heller (doctoral candidate in anthropology @ Washington University in St Louis) on the…

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New #globalsurgery articles in WJS: Mozambique surgical admits, why clubfoot projects succeed & more

Surgical admissions in Mozambique, Surgical education program evaluation in East/Central Africa, What makes a successful clubfoot program, Ortho burden and workforce in Ghana are among…

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Visualizing gun deaths – Comparing the U.S. to rest of the world

When it comes to gun violence, the United States stands out. President Obama’s nominee for surgeon general, Vivek Murthy, a renowned Boston-based physician, has advocated for stricter gun-control laws and referred to the U.S. rates of gun violence as a public health threat.  Murthy’s views have ignited opposition from the gun lobby and politicians on … Continue reading →

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Dr. Paul Farmer Reflects on Medicine and the Boston Marathon Bombing

The morning rush begins outside of University Hospital in Mirebalais, Haiti. Rebecca E. Rollins / Partners In Health Dr. Paul Farmer, co-founder of Partners In Health, delivered this address at the Celebration of Partnership event on April 28, 2013, at Hôpital Universitaire de Mirebalais (HUM) in Haiti. We’re publishing it for the first time, in gratitude to all who helped make possible University Hospital’s first year of services, and in remembrance of the victims of the Boston marathon bombing one year ago


International Injury Research Unit Weekly Media Report –April 14-18, 2014

  ANNOUNCEMENTS: Last week, JH-IIRU director Adnan Hyder and post doctoral fellow Nino Paichadze participated in the United Nations Global Road Safety Collaboration (UNRSC) which…


International Injury Research Unit Media Report –April 17, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: Last week, JH-IIRU director Adnan Hyder and post doctoral fellow Nino Paichadze participated in the United Nations Global Road Safety Collaboration (UNRSC) which has…


International Injury Research Unit Media Report –April 16, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: Last week, JH-IIRU director Adnan Hyder and post doctoral fellow Nino Paichadze participated in the United Nations Global Road Safety Collaboration (UNRSC) which has…


International Injury Research Unit Media Report –April 15, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: Last week, JH-IIRU director Adnan Hyder and post doctoral fellow Nino Paichadze participated in the United Nations Global Road Safety Collaboration (UNRSC) which has…


International Injury Research Unit Media Report –April 14, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: Last week, JH-IIRU director Adnan Hyder and post doctoral fellow Nino Paichadze participated in the United Nations Global Road Safety Collaboration (UNRSC) which has…


Fistula care in Niger – blog post on anthro dissertation

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Sai Hankuri » dissertating, diversions, and data. Fascinating early data from Ali Heller (doctoral candidate in anthropology @ Washington University in St Louis) on the…


International Injury Research Unit Weekly Media Report – April 7-10, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: This week, JH-IIRU will participate in the 19th meeting of the United Nations Road Safety Collaboration (UNRSC) in New York City. The overall goal…


International Injury Research Unit Media Report – April 9, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: This week, JH-IIRU will participate in the 19th meeting of the United Nations Road Safety Collaboration (UNRSC) in New York City. The overall goal…


International Injury Research Unit Media Report – April 8, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS: This week, JH-IIRU will participate in the 19th meeting of the United Nations Road Safety Collaboration (UNRSC) in New York City. The overall goal…