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Sat., November 8, 2008
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 Global Health Council News

  Council Expands Organizational Member Benefits
The Global Health Council changes its benefits and dues structure for member organizations. These changes will help us work toward two elements of our strategic plan, broadening our membership base and offering an enhanced web experience.

  New Leadership in Washington: Post-Election Analysis on Advancing the Global Health Agenda
Parters Forum: Thurs., Nov. 20, 2008 at the Global Health Council, Washington, D.C. Please join the Global Health Council as we discuss where the new Administration and newly elected Members of Congress stand on global health issues.

  Health Systems: Multi-Sectoral Approaches
Congressional Briefing: Wed., Oct. 15, 2008 at the Dirksen Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C. Our expert panelists discussed innovative ways for strengthening health systems from every sector - NGO, government and private.

  Community Meeting with Alex Ross, Programme on Partnerships and UN Reform Director, WHO
Partners Forum: Tues., Oct. 10, 2008 at the Global Health Council, Washington, D.C. Mr. Ross gave updates from this new program and discussrd how organizations can successfully work with WHO. View his presentation.

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 Global Health Council Conference

  Attention Students/New Professionals: NIGH Abstract
   Submission Ends Dec 1

  Best Practices in Global Health Award -
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  Jonathan Mann Award for Health & Human Rights -
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  Sponsorship Opportunities Announced

  View Video of Aravind, 2008 Gates Award Winner

  Gates Award for Global Health - Nominations
   Now Closed

 Global Health Events

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World Health News

 WHO Conference on Health Inequalities Opens in London

 Gay Blood Donor Appeal Rejected in Scotland

 Child Marriage and Divorce in Yemen

 Gordon Brown Pledge Over Global Health

Global Health TV

  High Hopes for New American President

Member News

 You are Invited to Attend: "The Role of Science in Advancing Global Health Diplomacy"

 AmeriCares Launches India Operations

 2008 Gates Award Winner Named One of India’s Most Innovative Companies

Notes from the Field

  Flea Demonstrates CycleBeads in Haiti

  The Carter Center: Lymphatic Filariasis

  2007 Gates Award for Global Health, Population and Community Development Association

Global Health Conference Celebrates 35th Anniversary

Click to visit the Candlelight Memorial site