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World Health Day 2013 – Know your Numbers

Did you know that 1 in 3 adults suffer from hypertension? Hypertension is the theme for World Health Day 2013, which is celebrated every April 7th to commemorate the anniversary of the founding of the World Health Organization in 1948. Each year we choose a theme for the day that highlights a priority area of ​​concern for global public health. Go to the World Health Day 2013 website for more information and communication materials. Know your Numbers. Check your blood pressure. Care...

Walter Curioso comparte experiencias y avances en Telesalud de Perú

El Director General de la Oficina de Estadística de Informática del Ministerio de Salud de Perú, Walter Curioso, comparte las experiencias y los avances en Telesalud de Perú durante su participación en el 9no Congreso Regional de Información y Comunicación en Salud (CRICS9)....

CRICS9 Concludes Sessions with Advances in the Area of Scientific Information and its Relation to eHealth

The ninth Regional Congress on Health Sciences and Health Information (CRICS9) marked "a milestone in the areas of management of scientific information and technology, and their relation to eHealth", said the Director of the Pan American Health Organization, Dr. Mirta Roses, at the closing session at the headquarters of the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO)....

CRICS9 / eHealth: Experts to Explore Applications of Information Technology and Communication in Health Care – Follow the Event Online!

Ninth Regional Congress on Health Sciences Information, organized by PAHO/WHO and BIREME, to be held on October 22-24 in Washington, D.C. Washington, D.C., October 18, 2012 (PAHO/OMS). Professionals in the fields of health and information sciences will participate in the Ninth Regional Congress on Health Sciences Information (CRICS9), organized by the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) and their affiliated Latin American and Caribbean Center on Health...

Wellness Week 2012

Join Wellness Week - September 16-21 - and fight Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) such as diabetes, cancer, and cardiovascular and lung diseases. Learn more at Wellness Week...

Vaccination Week in the Americas Book

Vaccination Week in the Americas Book Part 1 Vaccination Week in the Americas Book Part 2 Vaccination Week in the Americas Book Part 3 Book on Vaccination Week in the Americas Presented at the Pan American Sanitary...

110 Years of PAHO

PAHO is getting ready to celebrate its 110th anniversary. Learn more about the Organization and its long trajectory at http://www.paho.org/paho110/index.php/about/....

World Hepatitis Day in the Americas

World Hepatitis Day will take place on July 28th. The Pan American Health Organization will celebrate this event in its Washington D.C. headquarters with the participation of Jon Secada, PAHO's Champion of Health. For more information, go to the World Hepatitis Day in the Americas...

(Español) Segunda Reunión de relacionamiento estratégico de KMC/OPS

El pasado viernes, 1 de junio, tuvo lugar la segunda reunión de relacionamiento estratégico de KMC/OPS que contó con la participación de más de 100 personas de la Organización Panamericana de la Salud. Esta actividad, que se llevó a cabo a través de colaboración virtual, sirvió para compartir información de la Estrategia de KMC para todas las entidades y oficinas de país de la OPS, comentar novedades relacionadas con colaboración virtual, resumir las actividades llevadas a cabo...

(Español) Te contamos la 65a. Asamblea Mundial de la Salud a través de nuestra web

Del 21 al 25 de mayo te estuvimos contando todo lo que iba pasando en la 65a. Asamblea Mundial de la Salud. Más información: Web de OPS/OPS - 65a. Todo sobre la Asamblea Mundial de la...