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  • Organizational governance as a determinant of a PHA’s ‘health’

    21 November 2014

    The WFPHA, in association with Management Sciences for Health (MSH), released on November 19 the results of a survey of the Federation’s 82 member public health associations. The survey’s main purpose was to assess the state of organizational governance of national public health ...
  • WFPHA accredited observer at the COP to the FCTC

    21 November 2014

    WFPHA’s continuing status as an accredited observer at the Conference of Parties (COP) to the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) was approved by the WHO FCTC Secretariat. This is a very important recognition, as it establishes our Federation as one of only 24 intern...
  • Abrasco completes thirty-five years of foundation

    20 November 2014

    On September 27, 1979, at a meeting held at the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) office, in Brasília, the Brazilian Association of Graduate Programs of Collective Health (Abrasco) was founded, bringing together representatives of six graduate programs. In 2011, to we...
  • World Health Students’ Alliance

    20 November 2014

    The International Federation of Medical Students Associations (IFMSA), the International Association of Dental Students’ (IADS) and the International Pharmaceutical Students’ Federation (IPSF) are proud to announce the official implementation signing of the World Health Students’...

Upcoming Public Health Events

7th European Public health Conference

Sat Nov 22, 2014 Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
The European Public Health Conference Foundation, the European Public Health Association (EUPHA) and the UK Society for Social Medicine are pleased to invite you to the 7th European Public Health Conference on the theme:
"Mind the gap:Reducing inequalities in health and health care".


1st IGAD International Scientific Conference on Health

Wed Dec 03, 2014 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia


Upcoming World Conference on Public Health

14th World Congress on Public Health

Wed Feb 11, 2015 Kolkata, India

The World Federation of Public Health Associations and the Indian Public Health Association have the pleasure to invite public health professionals to the 14th World Congress on Public Health.