Macroeconomics and Health (CMH)

MacroHealth Newsletter

No. 4 May 2003


Events

  • Targeting Improved Access to Medicines: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, 16-18 June 2003. The Conference will focus on key issues and current efforts to improve access to essential medicines. For more information please contact seamconference@msh.org or visit http://www.msh.org/seam/conference
  • 3rd Annual International Public Health Summer Institute: University of Alabama, USA, 7 July 2003. Four-week intensive course focused on HIV/AIDS, STD, TB, public health research methods, leadership and management. For more information please contact: bhatta@uab.edu http://www.uab.edu/sparkmancenter
  • Contemporary Development Issues in Ethiopia: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 11 July 2003. This symposium aims to raise awareness about critical development issues in Ethiopia and provide a forum for informed dialogue on key development policy issues. For more information please visit http://www.wmich.edu/hcenter
  • Global Evidence for Local Decisions, 5th International Conference on the Scientific Basis of Health Services: Capitol Hilton Hotel, Washington D.C., 20 - 23 September 2003. The purpose of this conference is to provide a forum for international dialogue and sharing of ideas and information on the use of health services research to improve access to and the quality of health care systems. For more details please visit: http://www.icsbhs.org/index.html

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