• Ethiopia’s National School-Based Deworming Programme To Treat 16.5 Million Children

    Nov 23, 2015
    Addis Ababa -- The Ethiopian Federal Ministry of Health (FMoH) is launching the national control programme against two neglected tropical diseases, schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminths (STH), on 23rd November at a ceremony in Awassa in the Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples’ Region.
  • Filling in the Dashboard with Stories and Dreams

    Nov 18, 2015
    Today, over 100,000 companies, for-profit and nonprofit alike, use Salesforce. Over 150,000 people attended Dreamforce 2015 this past fall. So how much of a difference does one External Relations Associate with one database make?
    Cecilia Dougherty
  • Taking a Break to Listen

    Nov 06, 2015
    Our daily lives are so full of distractions. Look around you in restaurants, walking down the street, or even in your own living room and you will see people glued to smart phones – checking email, texting, or tweeting – I’ve been guilty of it myself.
    James Porter
  • Breakthrough Treatment: Less Time, Less Cost, Less Logistics, More Efficiency and Lives Changed

    Oct 30, 2015
    It is not often in my experience that you sit in a meeting listening to a presentation and are astounded at what you hear. But that happened to me at the annual COR-NTD meeting in Philadelphia, which focuses on the research needs in the fight against NTDs.
    Warren Lancaster
  • Rwanda: Making the End Possible Through Partnership

    Oct 20, 2015
    Earlier this year, I traveled to Kigali, Rwanda to finalize plans for the next year with the Rwandan Ministry of Health’s (MoH) NTD department. During my stay, I also had the pleasure of visiting a nearby health center and primary school in Rwesero, Gicumbi district, about an hour’s drive from Kigali.
    Scott Morey