Landmark Agreement Signed to Prevent Malaria in Pregnancy and Reduce Life-threatening Complications in sub-Saharan Africa
May 16, 2017 13:00 ET | Jhpiego
Madrid, Spain, May 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- An ambitious effort has been launched to prevent malaria in pregnancy in communities in sub-Saharan Africa. This innovative initiative will complement...
In Turbulent South Sudan, Doctor Keeps HIV Clients Supplied with ARVs
January 06, 2017 11:10 ET | Jhpiego
BALTIMORE, MD., Jan. 6, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As the bloodshed and civil strife intensified in South Sudan earlier this year, Dr. Alex Abuk's work—to keep health facilities stocked with...
Educating Midwifery Students in Myanmar
March 18, 2016 09:25 ET | Jhpiego
BALTIMORE, Md., March 18, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In Myanmar, a new generation of skilled midwives is gearing up to save the lives of their countrywomen. Each year, an estimated 3,700 women die...
Jhpiego Staff Safe After Terror Attack
January 17, 2016 13:10 ET | Jhpiego
BALTIMORE, Jan. 17, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A Jhpiego health informatics advisor was rescued by French troops early Saturday, following a terrorist attack at a Burkina Faso hotel where he was staying...
Jhpiego's Girls Helping Girls Worldwide Program Spurs Local Schools to Help Girls in Kenya Stay in School
September 30, 2015 12:41 ET | Jhpiego
BALTIMORE, Sept. 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Four schools in the Baltimore and Washington, DC, area have partnered with Jhpiego, a nonprofit global health affiliate of Johns Hopkins University, to...
Johns Hopkins' Ebola Protective Suit Honored in Fast Company 'Innovation by Design Awards'
September 15, 2015 13:30 ET | Jhpiego
BALTIMORE, Sept. 15, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Related video: https://youtu.be/kRab2bGahCE The Johns Hopkins University's new personal protective suit for frontline health care workers in Ebola...
Jhpiego Recognized for Improving Maternal, Newborn Health
July 08, 2015 15:08 ET | Jhpiego
BALTIMORE, Md., July 8, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Findings from Jhpiego's 20 years of experience leading maternal and newborn health programs have been published in the prestigious International...