Dr. Carissa F. Etienne – Director, Pan American Health Organization |

 

New PAHO report: More than 7 suicides per hour in the Americas

Some 65,000 people take their own lives in the Americas each year—more than 7 per hour—according to a report released today by the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), Regional Office for the Americas of the World Health Organization (WHO). ...  Read More

 

PAHO Director to address ALBA summit on Ebola preparedness in Latin America and the Caribbean

The Director of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), Dr. Carissa F. Etienne, is in Cuba this week to participate in a meeting of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America – Peoples Trade Treaty (ALBA-TCP, in Spanish), during which she will provide ...  Read More

El acceso universal a la salud y la cobertura universal de salud es el compromiso de toda la sociedad para promover la salud y el bienestar

La Directora de la Organización Panamericana de la Salud/ Organización Mundial de la Salud, Dra. Carissa Etienne, en el marco  de la XXX RESSCAD en El Salvador, presentó la Estrategia para el Acceso Universal a la Salud y la Cobertura Universal de Salud y las ...  Read More