World Malaria Day 2015

World Malaria Day 2015

Guest Author: Ashton Kilgore, student – UW School of Medicine and Health Alliance International Volunteer Today is World Malaria Day!   In order to shed some light on malaria in Côte d’Ivoire, we asked UW School of Medicine student Ashton Kilgore to share...
World Health Worker Week 2015: Global to local mental health

World Health Worker Week 2015: Global to local mental health

Farah Mohamed, UW Social Work and MPH Intern Today, we turn our attention to Seattle and the important role that mental health workers play in ensuring immigrants and refugees are able to access not only clinical health care, but essential mental health services as...

World Health Day 2015!

Welcome to the second day of World Health Worker Week, where we here at HAI are taking a look at the many ways health workers – who are on the front lines of some of the world’s most pressing health challenges – work tirelessly to provide critical health services to...
Welcome to World Health Worker Week 2015!

Welcome to World Health Worker Week 2015!

Welcome to the Third Annual World Health Worker Week!  Organized by the Global Health Workforce Alliance, WHWW is a chance for us to talk about, support, appreciate, and raise awareness of the critical role that health care workers play around the world.  Here at HAI,...
World TB Day 2015

World TB Day 2015

In honor of World Tuberculosis Day, we asked Dr. James Cowan, HAI’s Technical Advisor for Operations Research and Implementation Science, to give his perspective on tuberculosis and describe some of the joint work that HAI is conducting in partnership with the...
Health for All. Everywhere. Now!

Health for All. Everywhere. Now!

Blog post by Julia Robinson, Senior Program Manager and Advocacy Team Lead   Today, December 12, 2014, is first ever Universal Health Coverage Day, and HAI stands in solidarity with over 500 global partners and academic institutions (including the University of...
MAMA Global Workshop in Timor-Leste

MAMA Global Workshop in Timor-Leste

Health Alliance International (HAI) hosted the Mobile Alliance for Maternal Action (MAMA) Global workshop Oct 22-24, 2014 in Timor-Leste and focused on HAI’s Mobile Moms/Liga Inan project. MAMA supported representatives from 14 organizations implementing similar...

Stocking health facilities needs people and supplies

HAI works in some pretty remote locales – think of small villages nestled in the mountains of Timor-Leste, or the end of a long dirt road in Côte d’Ivoire.  Getting supplies out to health clinics in these areas is a constant challenge that Ministries of Health face...