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Global Health Corps Launches 5th Class of Fellows - 106 New Leaders Join the Movement for Health Equity

July 15, 2013

The Global Health Corps is excited to announce the launch of their 5th class of Global Health Corps fellows. Made up of 106 young leaders, this year’s class size has grown 450% since the organization’s founding in 2009.

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Novartis wins Malaria No More’s Malaria Award for Private Sector Excellence

June 17, 2013

GBCHealth member company, Novartis, has won Malaria No More’s Award for Private Sector Excellence.

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With FHI 360 as Partner, GBCHealth Conference Reaches Millions via Twitter

June 5, 2013

The GBCHealth Conference 2013 made a big splash through social media, most notably in the Twitterverse. Thanks to strong support from GBCHealth member FHI 360 and GBCHealth’s Social Media Corps, the conference reached over 3.4 million accounts and appeared on Twitter timelines more than 10.6 million times.

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Merck and GlaxoSmithKline Lower Cost of Cervical Cancer Vaccine for World’s Poor

May 13, 2013

Pharmaceutical companies Merck, a GBCHealth member, and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) announced last week that they would cut the prices of the cervical cancer vaccines they produce to under $5 per dose in the world’s poorest countries.

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Novartis Announces Three-Year Support of Charity’s Malaria Campaign

April 25, 2013

On World Malaria Day, GBCHealth member company Novartis and Malaria No More announced that they will join a major campaign to help speed malaria elimination.

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Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation and Medical School Form Diabetes Partnership

April 18, 2013

The Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation (BMS) and Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) joined forces this month to create the Morehouse School of Medicine/Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation Partnership for Equity in Diabetes.

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Unilever CEO Interviewed on Company’s “Sustainable Living Plan”

April 11, 2013

In a recent interview with PSI’s Impact magazine, Unilever CEO Paul Polman described how his company’s Sustainable Living Plan is changing the face of how companies do business responsibly.

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Teck Partners with UNICEF Canada to Save Children’s Lives in India

April 11, 2013

UNICEF Canada and GBCHealth member company Teck have announced a $5 million partnership to help save the lives of 150,000 children in India over the next five years

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PATH's Amie Batson Joins Child Health Team at MDG Health Alliance

April 9, 2013

Amie Batson, Chief Strategy Officer at PATH, a leading international nonprofit organization that transforms global health through innovation, will serve on the Child Health Pillar at the MDG Health Alliance to advance the health of the world’s most vulnerable children and accelerate achievement of Millennium Development Goal 4 (MDG 4) .

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Waggener Edstrom Study: Social Media Drives Social Good

April 2, 2013

Waggener Edstrom, a global communications agency and GBCHealth member, has published a study analyzing how social media is influencing offline behavior in support of social causes.

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