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Congressional Study Tour 2011: Kenya

Congressional staff explore depths of HIV research at CDC Field Station in Kisian, Kenya

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The following is a post from Center for Global Health Policy Officer Carol Bergman, who recently traveled to Kenya with a group of Capitol Hill staff from key Congressional offices with jurisdiction over global health funding or programs. We went to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) Kisian Field Station – about […]

Visit to Live With Hope Center in Kericho, Kenya

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The following is a post from Center for Global Health Policy Officer Carol Bergman, who recently traveled to Kenya with a group of Capitol Hill staff from key Congressional offices with jurisdiction over global health funding or programs. Run by Sister Placida, the Live With Hope Centre is a community faith based organization located in […]

Medical Male Circumcision — Kenya Leads the Way

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The following is a post from Center for Global Health Policy Officer Carol Bergman, who recently traveled to Kenya with a group of Capitol Hill staff from key Congressional offices with jurisdiction over global health funding or programs. While in Kisumu, our delegation met with Emma Llewellyn and Dr. June Odoyo with the Nyanza Reproductive […]

Walter Reed Program delivers on science and care in Kericho, Kenya

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The following is a post from Center for Global Health Policy Director Christine Lubinski, who recently traveled to Kenya with a group of Capitol Hill staff from key Congressional offices with jurisdiction over global health funding or programs.

Amidst the beautiful tea plantations of Kericho, the Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI)/Walter Reed Program supports research and clinical excellence. This effective Kenyan/U.S. government partnership has brought research training and good jobs for Kenyans and lifesaving clinical care to many…

AMPATH builds comprehensive health care services for Kenyans on PEPFAR platform

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During a recent visit to Kenya with a group of Capitol Hill staff from key Congressional offices, Center for Global Health Policy Director Christine Lubinski toured AMPATH – a consortium that has created a broad range of health care services and programs with strong community engagement in Western Kenya. This post describes their extensive services…

Center tours Mbagathi District Hospital in Nairobi, Kenya with Congressional staff

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The following is a blog post by Center for Global Health Policy Director Christine Lubinski, who is travelling in Kenya this week with a group of staffers from key U.S. Congressional offices. On day one of a week long visit to HIV and TB programs in Kenya, we visited the Mbagathi District Hospital hosted by […]