Public Health Perspective (PHP)

Public Health Perspective (PHP) is the first online public health newsletter of Nepal.

Member profile

Public Health Perspective (PHP) is the youth led newsletter. It has nine sections broken down as editorial, letters to the editor, national news, global health, featured articles, journal watch, WHO publications, advertisements (seminars, workshops, conferences, book releases etc.), and being healthy.

Main activities

PHP exchanges health information, resources and ideas through its various sections such as editorial, letters to the editor, national news, global health, featured articles, journal watch, WHO publications, advertisements (seminars, workshops, conferences, book releases etc.), and being healthy. It is envisaged that issues such as national and global health and health policy, disease outbreaks, epidemiological investigations and health interventions, medicines, laboratory sciences, the environment and health rights will be covered.

Goal: To be a revolutionary public health newsletter of Nepal

Objectives:

  • to provide a focus for health news and public health events,
  • to provide a place for health professionals to share information, experiences and success stories,
  • to provide a place to share ideas about program planning and solutions that will assist in changing policies,
  • to increase the professional development of public health students, as well as provide a platform for seasoned public health professionals to share their expertise,
  • to ensure the continued involvement of public health experts in general.

Links to the health workforce crisis

PHP focuses to increase the professional development of health students, as well as provide a platform for seasoned public health professionals to share their expertise. It organized various seminars and workshops on professional development of health workers, health research proposal writing, scientific writing and publication and share the resources, ideas and information on these topics. In addition it provides a place for health professionals to share information, experiences and success stories through featured articles section.

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