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War and Public Health

We work in post-conflict areas, and witness the devastation that war and armed conflict have on health systems, and the health of populations. In addition to helping governments rebuild health systems, from hospitals to health workforce, we also recognize the need to highlight the harmful effects of war on health and develop better ways of responding to -- or better yet, preventing -- conflict situations. → Read More

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The Health Effects of War: Conversations with an Iraqi Doctor about the Epidemic of Birth Defects

The Health Effects of War: Conversations with an Iraqi Doctor about the Epidemic of Birth Defects

In October 2014, obstetrician Dr. Muhsin Al Sabbak of Basrah, Iraq, accompanied by an environmental toxicologist, Dr. Mozhgan Savabieasfahani, spoke in Seattle on increases... Read More

Western Regional International Health Conference 2010: War and Global Health

Western Regional International Health Conference 2010: War and Global Health

On April 23-25, 2010, the University of Washington hosted a conference on war and global health. The purpose of the conference was to highlight the impacts of armed conflict... Read More

Unembedded: A Photography Exhibit Illustrating the Impact of War on Health

Unembedded: A Photography Exhibit Illustrating the Impact of War on Health

Along with 30 other community and university organizations, we helped to bring a touring photo exhibit depicting images of the war in Iraq to the University of Washington camp... Read More

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Health Alliance International

We are a nongovernmental organization that supports governments in strengthening health systems and providing health care for all. We are affiliated with the University of Washington.

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Health Alliance International

Physical Address
1107 NE 45th Street, Suite 350
Seattle
WA
98105
USA
Telephone Numbers
Work: (206) 543-8382
Web Site
http://www.healthallianceinternational.org/

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