General events

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PAN AMERICAN HEALTH ORGANIZATION    

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Join young people from around the Americas and experts from PAHO and UNICEF to talk about life as a young person during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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2020-2021 Joint PAHO/TDR Small Grant Scheme

The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) in collaboration with the Special Program for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases (TDR), is pleased to announce the 2020 – 2021 call for applications for the Joint PAHO/TDR Small Grant Scheme for operational research.

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Theme: Protecting youth from industry manipulation and preventing them from tobacco and nicotine use

The World Health Organization (WHO) is calling for nominations to the World No Tobacco Day Awards of individuals or organizations in each of the six WHO Regions for their accomplishments in the area of tobacco control.

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Public Health 2020 is the national conference where public health professionals, researchers, policy-makers, academics, students and trainees come together to strengthen efforts to improve health and well-being, to share the latest research and information, to promote best practices and to advocate for public health issues and policies grounded in research.

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The World Health Organization has established an Expert Advisory Committee to make recommendations on appropriate governance mechanisms for human genome editing.

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This Sunday, May 19, the World Health Organization (WHO) and delegations from the Americas and across the world will celebrate the second edition of the event "Walk the talk: The Health for All Challenge", at the Palais des Nations, in Geneva. While there, participants are also invited to visit the stand of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) to check their physical condition and to…

The John Dirks Canada Gairdner Global Health Award recognizes the world’s top scientists who have made outstanding achievements in Global Health Research.  Since its inception eight years ago, the Global Health Award has grown significantly to become one of the world’s most prestigious awards recognizing excellence in global health research.