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6 Dec 2022
Official handover of the two pick-ups done by PAHO/WHO Health Systems and Services Advisor Dr. Rosmond Adams to the Minister of Health Dr. Amar Ramadhin. Suriname, December 6, 2022 (PAHO) – Through funding support from the U.S Government, PAHO/WHO donated two Toyota Hilux pick-up trucks to the Ministry of Health (MoH) and the Regional Health…
5 Dec 2022
Belize City, Belize, December 05, 2022 (PAHO) – With more than 200 health conditions linked to alcohol use, the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) joined forces with the Ministry of Health and Wellness (MoHW) to launch the first and free digital health specialist (artificial intelligence (AI)), Pahola, for…
2 Dec 2022
Group picture of excited students around the planter boxes with Minister of Health Dr. Amar Ramadhin and PAHO/WHO Suriname Health Systems and Services Advisor Dr. Rosmond Adams.Suriname, December 02, 2022 (PAHO) – On 2 December 2022, the Pan American Health Organization celebrated 120 years as a specialized public health agency in the Americas,…
30 Nov 2022
PAHO Technical Officer, Tropical and Vector-borne Diseases Oscar Mesones Lapouble & the Coordinator of diagnostics and treatment of the Malaria Program, Mr. Hedley Cairo during the opening of the Malaria Service Deliverers Training Suriname, November 30, 2022 (PAHO) – The continuous effort in the fight against Malaria in Suriname was…
29 Nov 2022
Belize City, Belize, November 29, 2022 (PAHO) – The Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) and its Collaborating Center on Nursing at the University of North Carolina (UNC) collaborated with the Ministry of Health and Wellness (MoHW) and partners to strengthen nursing education to improve emergency preparedness in…
28 Nov 2022
PAHO/WHO Suriname Health System and Services Advisor Dr. Rosmond Adams, and Radiographers during the one-week Digital Mammography Training in the Academic Hospital Paramaribo Suriname, November 28, 2022 (PAHO) – The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) in collaboration with the Ministry of Health, Suriname conducted a one-week mammography…
28 Nov 2022
Belize City, Belize, November 10, 2022 (PAHO) – To encourage consistent blood donation, the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) with funding support from the United States of America donated health promotional items to highlight the importance of sustained, year-round voluntary blood donation in saving lives in…
28 Nov 2022
The exhibition “Nanoarte”, which brings together more than 70 works produced from the capture of images of materials on a nanometric scale, in addition to an interactive panel available for visitors, made possible with the support of BIREME/PAHO/WHO, was inaugurated on September 19th at the Ministry of Health’s Cultural Center in Brasília.…