Weekly Update – Feb 24th 2015

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Welcome back to school  everyone.  I hope you had a wonderful and relaxing Reading Break.  Thanks to everyone who came out to our VPL meeting last week.  Once again we will be resuming our regular meetings on Wednesdays 6-7pm at IKBLC 156.


OMI-UAEM Global Lounge Workshop
We’ve made significant progress on the workshop proposal in terms of developing activities and presentations whoever there is much more to do.  We welcome new members to come join us to plan and help facilitate our workshop!
NGDI Ebola Symposium Recording
Recordings have been posted of the symposium on the NGDI website for those not able to attend.   Extremely informative regarding Ebola treatment research and action globally and locally.
Third WHO report of Neglected Tropical Diseases
WHO urges affected countries to scale up their investment in tackling 17 neglected tropical diseases in order to improve the health and well-being of more than 1.5 billion people. This investment would represent as little as 0.1% of current domestic expenditure on health in affected low- and middle-income countries for the period 2015-2030.  Read more
Feb 11th Meeting Minutes
UAEM Meeting Minutes (Feb 11, 2015)
Have a great week!



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