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Jul 20, 2015, 08:00 ET

Carlos Correcha-Price and Beverly Rubin Join IntraHealth's Board of Directors

 IntraHealth International welcomes two new members to its board of directors: Carlos Correcha-Price and Beverly Rubin, JD. Correcha-Price, a...

Apr 15, 2015, 10:01 ET

SwitchPoint Uncovers Solutions to Global Challenges through Creative Tech and Partnerships

Next week in Saxapahaw, North Carolina, international experts, entrepreneurs and more will gather to report on innovative global projects that...

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....

Mar 02, 2015, 02:00 ET

New Analysis Highlights Cost Effectiveness of Health Workforce Scale Up in Ebola-Affected Countries

 An independent analysis released today and commissioned by the Frontline Health Workers Coalition (FHWC) finds that scaling up the local...

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...

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...