Good Data Promotes Better Health Outcomes: Building Guinea’s Information Management System

Stock-outs of antimalarials cause unnecessary deaths among an estimated 219 million people afflicted worldwide. Good pharmaceutical information systems can avoid stock-outs with timely, accurate data and high reporting rates that ensure the continuous availability of critically-needed antimalarials. The US Agency for International Development (USAID)-funded Systems for Increased Access to Pharmaceuticals and Services (SIAPS) Program, with … Read more

Now More Than Ever – ICASA Opens in Cape Town

Reposted from MSH blog at the 17th International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa. The 17th International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa (ICASA) officially opened yesterday on a very sombre note as the world mourns and celebrates the life of global icon and former South African president Nelson Mandela who died Thursday, December 5.  … Read more