Community-based tuberculosis screening policies in the 30 high-burden countries

17. November 2020 at 08:53

by Olivia Biermann. Worldwide, 30 countries account for almost 90% of the global tuberculosis burden. Ending tuberculosis (TB) will require early detection of people with TB, and active case-finding is one strategy for doing so. In this new study researchers at the Department of Global Public Health sheds light on […]

World AIDS Day 2020: Rock the Ribbon

2. November 2020 at 12:24

1st December 2020, worldwide. World AIDS Day takes place on 1st December each year. It’s an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, to show support for people living with HIV, and to commemorate those who have died from an AIDS-related illness. Founded in 1988, World […]

Preisausschreibung: Austrian Health Leadership Award 2020

8. Oktober 2020 at 13:21
EHFG

Bewerbungsschluss: 23. Oktober 2020. 2020 ist ein Jahr, das eine schier endlose Palette an Herausforderungen für unsere Gesellschaft, unsere Wirtschaft, und nicht zuletzt unsere Gesundheit und Gesundheitssysteme bereithielt und -hält. Aus diesem Grund sucht das European Health Forum Gastein (EHFG), gemeinsam mit dem Bundesministerium für Soziales, Gesundheit, Pflege und Konsumentenschutz, jetzt Vordenkerinnen […]

Think of World Food Day in all UN Member States on 16th of October!

6. Oktober 2020 at 12:10
UN World Food Day

16th of October 2020, all UN member states. After decades of steady decline, world hunger has slowly been on the rise since 2015. An estimated 821 million people in the world suffered from hunger in 2018. If nothing changes, the immense challenge of achieving the Zero Hunger Target by 2030 […]

EHFG 2020: Registration Is Open for the Online Conference

11. September 2020 at 09:35
EHFG

30th September to 3rd October 2020, online conference. The European Health Forum Gastein (EHFG) is pleased to share the conference programme of the EHFG 2020 and extend a warm invitation to register for this year’s digital conference taking place from 30 September to 2 October 2020. The EHFG 2020 will be held under […]

World Alzheimer’s Day

2. September 2020 at 12:19
Alzheimers Society

21st September 2020, worldwide. What is dementia? The word ‘dementia’ describes a set of symptoms that may include memory loss and difficulties with thinking, problem-solving or language. These changes are often small to start with, but for someone with dementia they have become severe enough to affect daily life. A […]

Karrieretage 2020 – Die Messe für Beruf, Aus- und Weiterbildung im Gesundheitsbereich

1. September 2020 at 08:31

13. bis 14. Oktober 2020, Wien, Österreich. Die Veranstaltung bietet Gesundheitspersonal die optimale Gelegenheit potentielle Arbeitgeber aus der Gesundheitsbranche, Weiterbildungsanbieter und Medizinproduktehersteller näher kennenzulernen und wertvolle Kontakte für die berufliche Laufbahn zu knüpfen. Ausgewählte Vorträge informieren gezielt über Karrieremöglichkeiten im Gesundheitssektor, berufsspezifische Tätigkeitsfelder und Weiterbildungsmöglichkeiten wie zum Beispiel berufsbegleitende Studien. […]

EHFG 2020: Registration Is Open for the Online Conference

10. August 2020 at 08:35
EHFG

The European Health Forum Gastein (EHFG) is pleased to share with you the Programme of the EHFG 2020 and extend a warm invitation to register for this year’s digital conference taking place from 30 September to 2 October 2020.  Registration is open, you can find more information, including  registration fees, on the EHFG website. The EHFG 2020 will […]

World First Aid Day

29. Juli 2020 at 10:06
IFCR

12th September 2020, worldwide. The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) introduced World First Aid Day in 2000. Each year, more than 100 Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies around the world organise events and ceremonies on the second Saturday of September to raise public awareness of […]

New EU Initiative on Health Security for the EU Neighbours

28. Juli 2020 at 12:10
ECDC

Implementation: 2020-2024, Southern Neighbourhood (Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Palestine*, and Tunisia), Eastern Neighbourhood (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine) and EU Enlargement countries (Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo**, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia and Turkey). On 27 March 2020, the European Commission Directorate-General for Neighbourhood and Enlargement […]