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WHO welcomes global momentum on viral hepatitis

23 JULY 2014 ¦ MELBOURNE/GENEVA - On World Hepatitis Day, 28 July, WHO welcomes new progress in tackling one of the world’s most serious diseases. Viral hepatitis – a group of infectious diseases known as hepatitis A, B, C, D, and E – affects millions of people worldwide, causing acute and chronic liver disease and killing close to 1.4 million people every year.

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XX Conferencia Central SIDA 2014 para la Región de América Latina

XX Conferencia Central SIDA 2014 para la Región de América LatinaLa idea de esta iniciativa es replicar varias plenarias importantes de la Conferencia Internacional de SIDA que se celebrará estos mismos días, en Melbourne, Australia. Este evento será de 1 día y medio de conferencia, con retransmisión de forma virtual de algunas plenarias que se desarrollarán en Australia, seguido de paneles de expertos latinoamericanos para cada tema. El Dr. Rafael Mazín, asesor en VIH de la OPS estará moderando la sesión del dia 25 de julio. Vea la agenda para mayor información.

Last Updated on Monday, 21 July 2014 17:17
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Taller "Abordaje de la emergencia y dispersión de la leishmaniasis en la frontera de Argentina, Brasil y Paraguay" en el marco del proyecto sobre leishmaniasis

Taller "Abordaje de la emergencia y dispersión de la leishmaniasis en la frontera de Argentina, Brasil y Paraguay" en el marco del proyecto sobre leishmaniasisEntre los días 7 y 11 de julio de 2014, y en el marco del proyecto “Abordaje de la emergencia y dispersión de la leishmaniasis en la frontera de Argentina, Brasil y Paraguay”, ha tenido lugar un taller presencial conjunto en la sede del Instituto Nacional de Medicina Tropical (INMeT) en Puerto Iguazú, Argentina. 

Last Updated on Monday, 21 July 2014 10:53
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Partners sign call to action on hepatitis

Partners sign call to action on hepatitisWHO - Participants of the first global partners' meeting on hepatitis convened by WHO in March 2014 agree on a historic "Call to action to scale up global hepatitis response". 

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 July 2014 17:56
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Call to Action of the First Latin American and Caribbean Forum on the Continuum of Care

Call to Action of the First Latin American and Caribbean Forum on the Continuum of Care The Forum on the Continuum of Care was held in Mexico City, May 26-28, with the aim of contributing to the expansion and sustainability of the HIV response, in particular of comprehensive care, through partnerships between national programs, health services, skilled clinicians and representatives of civil society, to reduce the number of new infections and achieve the greatest possible number of people with effective and sustained viral suppression.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 July 2014 08:46
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