Navigation Links
Albina du Boisrouvray Congratulates New Director of FXB Center for Health and Human Rights at Harvard University
Date:12/21/2009

GENEVA and NEW YORK, Dec. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Albina du Boisrouvray, Founder and President of FXB International, applauded the appointment of Dr. Jennifer Leaning as Director of Harvard University's Francois-Xavier Bagnoud (FXB) Center for Health and Human Rights at the Harvard School of Public Health.

"I am delighted that Jennifer Leaning has been named director of the University's FXB Center for Health and Human Rights. I have admired Dr. Leaning's expertise and deep commitment to managing humanitarian crises and human rights for many years. I believe her extensive field experience in human rights crises, outspoken expertise and her focus on the well-being of children will enhance the contributions the Center makes to the world's most vulnerable children," Ms. du Boisrouvray stated.

The FXB Center at Harvard was founded in 1993 by Ms. du Boisrouvray as the first academic center to focus exclusively on the dynamic between the issues of health and human rights, combining the academic strengths of research and teaching commitment to service and policy development. FXB International is the field laboratory of the FXB Center at Harvard and is the first NGO to have translated the rights outlined in the convention on the rights of the child into effective service delivery in impoverished settings. The Center under Jennifer Leanings leadership will continue providing experiential training opportunities to young scholars and students at FXB international field operations.

FXB is an international non-profit development organization whose mission is to fight poverty and AIDS and to support the world's orphans and vulnerable children. Over the last twenty years, FXB international has transformed the lives of people through its pragmatic three year time bound and unique FXB Village Network methodology, using the inextricable link of development , health and human rights -- which, should be taken to scale, could contri
'/>"/>

SOURCE FXB International
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. GAA Congratulates President Obama on New U.S. World Leadership in Lifting the HIV Travel Ban
2. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory's President Congratulates Alumna on Winning Nobel Prize
3. Pelosi Congratulates UCSFs Elizabeth Blackburn for Receiving Nobel Prize in Medicine
4. The American Association for Cancer Research Congratulates President-Elect on Nobel Prize
5. LCA Congratulates Nominee For Surgeon General
6. U.S. African Chamber Of Commerce Congratulates U.S. on New Surgeon General, May Improve Health Care for Middle Income Families
7. DNC Chairman Tim Kaine Congratulates House Democrats on Progress of Health Care Reform Legislation
8. National Federation of the Blind Congratulates NASA on Successful Mission
9. Orion Health Congratulates Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust on Achieving Community-based Governance
10. AFGE Congratulates Health and Human Services Secretary-designate Kathleen Sebelius
11. National Alliance for Hispanic Health Congratulates Governor Kathleen Sebelius and Nancy-Ann DeParle
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/17/2014)... (SACRAMENTO, Calif.) An international team led by researchers ... protein complex, which plays a key role in cell ... process. This is the first time the complex has ... could make cyclin B1/Cdk1 an excellent target to control ... medicine. The research was published online today in the ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... uncommon these days to find a colored ribbon representing a ... cancer. But what color ribbon does one think of with ... color, for many suffering from the disease, black may be ... study consisting of lung cancer patients, primarily smokers between the ... light on the stigma often felt by these patients, the ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... A new study has found that India,s shocking rates ... debt-ridden farmers who are clinging to tiny smallholdings ... ,cash crops, such as cotton and coffee, that are ... supports a range of previous case studies that point ... sector following the ,liberalisation, of the nation,s economy during ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... the leading weapon against the deadly disease could be ... indicating it simply needs to be administered differently. , ... anti-malarial drug chloroquine in treating and preventing the mosquito-bourne ... a million people each year around the world. , ... chloroquine, but research carried out at the Australian National ...
(Date:4/16/2014)... Celldex Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: CLDX) announced today that final ... solid tumors, including long-term patient follow-up, have been published ... 232). The data demonstrate robust antibody and T cell ... very advanced cancers and suggest that CDX-1401 may predispose ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Dual role: Key cell division proteins also power up mitochondria 2Health News:Unraveling the 'black ribbon' around lung cancer 2Health News:New evidence of suicide epidemic among India's 'marginalized' farmers 2Health News:New evidence of suicide epidemic among India's 'marginalized' farmers 3Health News:Scientists find new way to fight malaria drug resistance 2Health News:Celldex's Phase 1 study of CDX-1401 published in Science Translational Medicine 2Health News:Celldex's Phase 1 study of CDX-1401 published in Science Translational Medicine 3Health News:Celldex's Phase 1 study of CDX-1401 published in Science Translational Medicine 4
... ... in Italy, in conjunction with a team of doctors from the ... confirming that Pecorino Romano Cheese contains high amounts of CLA (Conjugated ... food groups. The study reveals that even in small amounts, ...
... Yummy commercial food smells contain noxious gases, researchers say ... aromas that restaurants emit are actually a type of ... health and the environment, U.S. researchers report. , Gases ... out by commercial food cooking, according to Deborah Gross, ...
... ... for your interview. One Portland, Oregon business is providing support—literally—for today’s job seekers. ... (PRWEB) March 24, ... ), today announced a special discount offer for those seeking employment and looking for ...
... ... a healthcare consulting firm, launches new corporate website with enhanced content, navigation and performance. ... ... consulting services for the healthcare industry, is pleased to announce that it has launched ...
... ... and with celebrity appeal, generating success in a difficult economy. , ... (PRWEB) March 24, 2010 -- The ... celebrities., , ,Leeza Gibbons, popular entertainment personality and National Spokesperson for ZERONA, has proven ...
... ... asks that you join in recognizing all physicians on National Doctor,s Day, March 30 -- ... ... March 30 is National Doctor’s Day. The American Board of Physician Specialties (ABPS) ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Say Cheese! New Study Confirms Health Benefits of Pecorino Romano Cheese 2Health News:What's Cookin'? It Could Be Air Pollution 2Health News:Your Posture Can Make or Break Your Job Interview; PostureNOW Offers 33% Off Its Posture Corrective Brace to Job Seekers Nationwide 2Health News:Leading Healthcare Human Resource Consulting Firm, Integrated Healthcare Strategies, Launches New Website 2Health News:Leading Healthcare Human Resource Consulting Firm, Integrated Healthcare Strategies, Launches New Website 3Health News:Leeza Gibbons and ZERONA Equals a Winning Combination 2Health News:American Board of Physician Specialties (ABPS) Celebrates Doctor's Day 2010 2
(Date:1/14/2014)... , Jan. 14, 2014   NuAire , a manufacturer of ergonomically ... with Hitachi Koki of Japan ... North America . NuAire will utilize its network of ... Canada to offer assistance in application use, ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... Oligomerix, Inc. , a privately held company pioneering the ... and related neurodegenerative disorders, announced today the relocation of ... as of January 15, 2014 and expanded lease ... College. Oligomerix, which is focused on the ...
(Date:1/14/2014)...   Evidera , a leading provider of evidence-based solutions ... Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER), U.S. Food and Drug ... for a patient-reported outcome (PRO) measure in drug development: ... [EXACT] for Measurement of Symptoms of Acute Bacterial Exacerbation ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:NuAire announces sales and service of Hitachi Koki centrifuges in North America 2Oligomerix Relocates Corporate Headquarters and Secures Additional Laboratory Space from New York Medical College 2Evidera Announces Release of FDA Draft Guidance on Use of the "EXACT" to Measure Symptoms of COPD Exacerbations 2Evidera Announces Release of FDA Draft Guidance on Use of the "EXACT" to Measure Symptoms of COPD Exacerbations 3Evidera Announces Release of FDA Draft Guidance on Use of the "EXACT" to Measure Symptoms of COPD Exacerbations 4
FlexiSlip™ Plastic coated malleable metal core. Single use, Sterile, Latex Free. Soft distal tip flexes to reduce risk of trauma to patient. Malleable metal core is easy to shape. Low friction ...
Surgical Stainless Steel Child Stylette....
Surgical Stainless Steel Adult 16.5....
Ultra-Slip™ endotracheal tube guide for single-patient use only., ,Caution: Not MRI Compatible....
Medicine Products: