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A Look Inside Navajo Nation

Photos from a recent visit to Navajo Nation, where the Community Outreach and Patient Empowerment (COPE) Project brings care to those who need it most. 

Blood, Sweat and Gears: A 4,000 Mile Bike Ride Raises AIDS Awareness

Meet the seven women who pedaled 4,000 miles across the United States to support Partners In Health. Read More ▸

‘You Have TB’: Melissa Sanchez’s Story

“You have tuberculosis” were the words that changed my life forever. Read More ▸

Dr. Paul Farmer Discusses Ebola Outbreak with PRI’s The World

“Building those systems takes significant investment, and of course, many of us have long argued that not building them is far more costly,” Farmer told The World Read More ▸

Working in Global Health: Archie Ayeh

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4 Charts to Better Understand MDR-TB in Russia

A look at how patient-centered interventions have helped combat MDR-TB in Tomsk, Russia. Read More ▸

Community Health Worker Program Expands in Mexico

PIH Mexico is expanding its community health worker program to serve more communities—and studying the results. Read More ▸

A New Health Clinic for an Overlooked Community in Rwanda

The Nyamicucu Health Post is our latest contribution to a long-overlooked community in Rwanda, and it’s one we’re especially proud of. Read More ▸

New Maternity Ward Expands Quality Care for Mothers in Eastern Rwanda

“We help around seven women deliver every day, and sometimes we get over 200 women in a month. Now, we can accommodate more pregnant women, and get midwives to provide the best health care to women giving birth,” said Grace Dusabe, head nurse of the maternity ward. Read More ▸

A Doctor in Training Returns Home

Fred Rwabukumba, a doctor in training, returns to Rwinkwavu, Rwanda, and visits his former primary school. Read More ▸

Knocking on Doors: An Interview with PIH’s Director in Peru

Dr. Leonid Lecca, executive director of Socios En Salud, PIH’s sister organization in Peru, talks about his work as the organization celebrates its 18th anniversary this week. Read More ▸

The Life of a Medical Resident at Haiti’s New Teaching Hospital

Surgeon-in-training Dr. Jean-Louis Willy Fils lives and works on the campus of PIH-supported University Hospital. Read More ▸

In Lesotho, A New Level of Accompaniment

In Lesotho, PIH and the Ministry of Health are working together to implement a national reform of the health system. Read More ▸

Working in Global Health: Medie Jesena

Medie Jesena, a nurse educator working with our Rwandan sister organization, shares advice for working in global health. Read More ▸

Mosquito-Borne Virus Sickening Thousands in Haiti

Chikungunya, a virus that causes fever and joint pain, is affecting people in Haiti. Read More ▸

‘Race to the Top’: Competition Aims for Quality Care in Rwanda

“‘Race to the Top’ encourages health center teams to work hard, concentrate their efforts toward reaching specific targets related to district priorities, and develop innovative approaches to overcoming challenges,” says Dr. Evrard Nahimana, Kirehe District’s clinical director. Read More ▸

A Day in the Life of Haitian Nurse Midwife Benitha Germain

Benitha Germain is a nurse midwife with Zanmi Lasante, PIH's Haitian sister organization. In this video, we see the challenges she faces, the care she delivers, and the hope she inspires. 

Dr. Paul Farmer on Patient-Centered Accompaniment in Russia

Dr. Paul Farmer reflects on PIH's "Sputnik" Initiative, which delivers care for vulnerable tuberculosis patients in Tomsk, Russia. Read More ▸

Food as Medicine: Chef Jody Adams’s Culinary Quest in Haiti

The award-winning chef behind Boston’s Rialto restaurant helps University Hospital serve healthier meals to patients. Read More ▸

Dr. Paul Farmer Calls for Action on Climate Change

In a new editorial, Dr. Paul Farmer and colleagues write that slowing climate change is critical to protecting human rights. Read More ▸

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