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Apr 21, 2014, 13:28 ET

Creative Minds from Across Sectors Gather at SwitchPoint to Address Global Challenges

 International experts, entrepreneurs, and philanthropists will gather in North Carolina later this week to form partnerships and find...

Jun 27, 2013, 14:08 ET

Todd Wohler Joins IntraHealth International Board of Directors

IntraHealth International welcomes Todd Wohler, MBA, as the newest member of its board of directors. A human resources executive with over 20 years...

Dec 19, 2012, 17:04 ET

IntraHealth International Condemns Murders of Health Workers in Pakistan, Calls for Action

IntraHealth International strongly condemns the killings of at least eight health workers—seven of whom were female—over the past...

Oct 24, 2012, 11:53 ET

New Grant Will Allow Greater U.S. Investment in the Developing World's Frontline Health Workers

The Frontline Health Workers Coalition has received a $750,000 grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, awarded to coalition member...

Oct 08, 2012, 09:42 ET

Louise Winstanly Named Chair of IntraHealth International's Board of Directors

 IntraHealth International announced today that Louise Winstanly—renowned bioethicist, attorney and University of North Carolina (UNC)...

Sep 25, 2012, 16:17 ET

President Clinton Presents Commitment to Expand Access to Better Training for Frontline Health Workers in Kenya through Locally Designed Technologies

 Today, President Bill Clinton joined Pape Gaye, president and CEO of IntraHealth, on stage at the 2012 Clinton Global Initiative (CGI)...

Jul 09, 2012, 11:50 ET

Scott Sherman Joins IntraHealth as Its New Vice President of Human Resources

 Scott Sherman has joined IntraHealth International in the new position of vice president of human resources. Sherman brings more than 20...

Jun 05, 2012, 12:39 ET

Musimbi Kanyoro Joins IntraHealth International's Board of Directors

Musimbi Kanyoro, MA, Ph.D., DMin, has joined the IntraHealth International Board of Directors. Kanyoro is president and CEO of the Global Fund for...

May 29, 2012, 13:52 ET

Coalition Commends World Health Assembly's Action to Protect Health Workers in Humanitarian Crises

 The Safeguarding Health in Conflict coalition commends the World Health Assembly—the governing body of the World Health...

Apr 26, 2012, 13:18 ET

iHRIS Version 4.1 & Website Expands Software Options for Global Health Workforce

 This week, IntraHealth International announced the release of iHRIS 4.1, the first major release of the groundbreaking open source...

Mar 19, 2012, 09:22 ET

SwitchPoint, the Intersection of Great Ideas and Real Impact: IntraHealth Brings Global Innovators and Industry Leaders to Saxapahaw on April 20

IntraHealth International is launching SwitchPoint, an annual conference, retreat and benefit concert, in Saxapahaw, North Carolina, on April...

Feb 23, 2012, 13:25 ET

Nilda Peragallo Joins IntraHealth International Board of Directors

Nilda (Nena) Peragallo, RN, DrPH, FAAN, has joined the IntraHealth International Board of Directors. Peragallo is dean of the School of Nursing and...

Jan 18, 2012, 13:50 ET
Ronald F. Geary, Vice President of Finance and Administration, IntraHealth International.  (PRNewsFoto/IntraHealth International)

Ronald F. Geary Joins IntraHealth International as Vice President of Finance and Administration

Ronald F. Geary, CPA, MBA, has joined IntraHealth International as vice president of finance and administration. Geary brings with him the...

Aug 03, 2011, 16:42 ET
Louise Winstanly (left), Deborah Smulyan (right).  (PRNewsFoto/IntraHealth International)

Louise Winstanly Joins IntraHealth International Board of Directors; IntraHealth Hires Deborah Smulyan as Its First-Ever Director of Development

Global health nonprofit IntraHealth International has named bioethicist and attorney Louise Winstanly to its Board of Directors. Winstanly is...

May 27, 2011, 11:46 ET

Updated: UNC Chancellor Thorp Headlines TEDxChapelHill on Global Health and Technology

From cell phones to enhanced diagnostics, crowd-sourcing, and mobile medical devices, a growing number of innovative technologies—and...

Oct 20, 2010, 12:22 ET

Global Health Technology Innovator Josh Nesbit Joins IntraHealth Board of Directors

Global health nonprofit IntraHealth International has named Josh Nesbit, executive director and co-founder of FrontlineSMS:Medic to its Board of...

Aug 04, 2010, 12:22 ET

IntraHealth Names African Entrepreneur Magatte Diop to Board of Directors

Global health nonprofit IntraHealth International recently elected Magatte Diop of Dakar, Senegal to its 11-member Board of Directors. An African...

Jul 29, 2010, 14:29 ET

IntraHealth-UNC Global Health Fellowship Jumpstarts Graduate Students' Careers, Links School to Service

Four master's students and one doctoral candidate from the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health shared their global health research and...

May 05, 2010, 15:18 ET

IntraHealth Releases iPhone App: First in Global Health

IntraHealth International has released a free Global Health iPhone App—the first ever—designed to deliver latest news, views and...

Apr 26, 2010, 18:09 ET

Hundreds Join IntraHealth to Celebrate 30 Years of Supporting Health Workers Throughout the World

On April 22, hundreds of colleagues, leaders and supporters from around the world joined global health organization IntraHealth International at...

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