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Amid COVID-19, Dr Harsh Vardhan elected as Chair of Executive Board...

The Union Health Minister, Dr Harsh Vardhan has been elected as Chair of the Executive Board of World Health Organization for the year 2020-21 at the 147th session of the Executive Board, in a meeting that was virtually held.................

COVID-19: India has about 0.2 deaths/lakh population compared to global 4.1

While the world has approx. 4.1 deaths/lakh population, India has about 0.2 deaths/lakh population comparatively. So far, more than 24 lakh samples have been tested.................

International Nurses Day: BD thanks healthcare professional fighting COVID-19

Acknowledging the hard work done by the healthcare warriors, BD has launched a digital campaign “With You For You”, a campaign dedicated to celebrating the heroism of nurses and doctors..................

COVID-19: TCS launches digital learning course for health workers

A free digital courseware prepared with inputs from Harvard to deal with COVID-19 infected patients.................

COVID-19: World Health Organization launches WHO Health Alert on WhatsApp

The new service, which is free to use, has been designed to answer questions from the public about Coronavirus, and to give prompt, reliable and official information 24 hours a day, worldwide..........................

Global consortium launches initiative to speed up development & access to...

COVID-19 Therapeutics Accelerator will coordinate R&D efforts and remove barriers to drug development and scale-up to address the epidemic...........................

WHO & FIND formalize strategic collaboration to drive universal access to...

Memorandum of understanding signed to close major diagnostic gaps and bolster disease surveillance, in support of universal health coverage. The 5-year strategic collaboration will enable transformative change in a move toward a country-led diagnostics alliance..................

Hilleman Labs to develop a novel vaccine against Group B Streptococcus

Expanding into the area of maternal and child health, the company is undertaking research and development of an effective and affordable vaccine against Group B Streptococcus to add a positive impact to women and children living in low middle-income countries................

Despite reduced malaria cases India still carries a huge burden

As per World Malaria report 2019 released by World Health Organisation, India has done fairly well when it comes to the reduction of malaria cases in the country but it still carries a huge burden of malaria...............

WHO Regional Director calls for strategies to prevent suicide & promote...

On World Mental Health Day, WHO reiterates its assistance to Member States in scaling up their capacity to address mental health generally, and suicide...