The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health is hosting a symposium on the consequences of the January 27 Executive Order that suspends the entire U.S. refugee admission program for 120 days and disallows entry of Syrian refugees indefinitely. Speakers will discuss…

To mark Cervical Cancer Awareness Month, the International AIDS Society (IAS) and Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon (PRRR) are hosting a webinar entitled "The Double Burden: HIV and Cervical Cancer." The webinar discussion will present research on the link between these two diseases,…

The recording of the October 22 Performance Monitoring and Accountability 2020 (PMA2020) webinar, “Intro to Family Planning Measurement: I speak Amharic, you speak Hindi, we all speak data," is now available.

TODAY, THURSDAY, OCT. 22 at 9 A.M. (Eastern time, USA): Join us for the first-ever PMA2020 webinar to discuss how to calculate and interpret key family planning indicators. You can expect to improve understanding of statistics related to fertility and contraceptive use,…

Join this exciting webinar on Thursday, October 22, 2015, at 9am (ET) as researchers from the Performance Monitoring and Accountability 2020 (PMA2020) project discuss how to calculate and interpret key family planning indicators. As participants, you can expect to improve…

Despite expansions in health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act, racial and ethnic minorities still are more likely to have unequal access, receive poorer quality care and have worse health outcomes. The next webinar in the APHA series, Unequal Treatment:…

The first of a 4-part webinar series, the Impact of Racism on the Health and Well-Being of the Nation, kicks off tomorrow. The first webinar examines health inequities and racism in the US. APHA President Shiriki Kumanyika will discuss how racism is one of the most…

Approximately 5 of the world’s 7 billion people have no or little access to basic surgical care. Injuries alone cause 5.7 million deaths yearly, much more than the 3.8 million deaths caused by malaria, HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis combined. Many of these fatal injuries could…

This July 2 webinar considers the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), which has one of the world's lowest rates of modern contraceptive use: 8% among all women of reproductive age. In the DRC, male partners are the primary decision makers when it comes to women's health (…

This webinar, co-convened by the United Nations Foundation, Family Planning 2020 and the Access to Medicine Foundation, will address how to ensure that the updated Global Strategy for Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health and the new development goals are met by 2030…