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Jul 20, 2017, 06:00 ET New CFO Joins as IntraHealth Prepares for Rapidly Evolving Global Health Landscape

IntraHealth International is happy to welcome Rob Murphy as the new vice president of finance and administration and chief financial officer. In...


Oct 18, 2016, 07:00 ET IntraHealth International Awarded $123 Million to Improve Health Care and Fight Disease around the World

Major new awards from the U.S. government, foundations and the private sector are expanding IntraHealth International's impact globally as it...


May 24, 2016, 12:51 ET New Policy and Technical Advisory Council to Expand IntraHealth's Global Impact

 IntraHealth International announces the creation of its new Policy and Technical Advisory Council. This group of world-renowned authorities...


May 23, 2016, 02:00 ET In Conflict Zones Worldwide, Medical Facilities and Personnel in 19 Countries Are Under Relentless Attack

In conflict zones around the world, health care workers and facilities are under relentless attack, according to a new report "No Protection, No...


Mar 19, 2015, 11:36 ET Sheila Leatherman and Joseph P. Davis III Join IntraHealth International's Board of Directors

IntraHealth International welcomes two new members to its board of directors: Sheila Leatherman, MSW, CBE, Hon FRCP, and Joseph P. Davis III....


Jan 28, 2015, 10:03 ET IntraHealth International Acquires Switchboard, an Award-winning Technology Organization

 IntraHealth International announced today the acquisition of Switchboard, an award-winning California-based nonprofit organization....


Sep 22, 2014, 14:10 ET IntraHealth International Announces New Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Action to Address Obstetric Fistula in Mali

Today at the 2014 Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting, Louise Winstanly, chair of IntraHealth International's board of directors, joined...


Jul 31, 2014, 08:00 ET IntraHealth International Welcomes DeLuca and Pannenborg to Board of Directors

Dr. Marilyn DeLuca and Dr. Charles Ok Pannenborg are the two newest members of IntraHealth International's Board of Directors. Together, DeLuca and...


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 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 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...