24/09/2018

PAHO 56th Directing Council Starts in Washington D.C.

The Pan American Health Organization’s (PAHO) 56th Directing Council takes place at their headquarters in Washington D.C., USA, between September 23th and 27th. the region’s Health Ministers and high authorities of the countries are gathered in this important event, with the aim of analyzing a series of plans that concentrate the challenges for the region […]

20/09/2018

End TB strategy: great challenges to conquer

      Introduction Tuberculosis is one of the main infectious diseases in the world, representing one of the ten leading causes of death, estimating around 1.6 million deaths and 10 million cases of this disease in 20171. Its association with infection by HIV and some chronic non-communicable diseases have added new challenges in the […]

18/09/2018

Universal Access to Essential Medicines: Recent South American Experiences and Challenges for the Region

        Health as a fundamental right and regional integration are part of the welfare goals agreed upon by all countries in South America. Although we have some achievements in access to medicines, it is a priority to seek and promote regional access scenarios that do not violate the precepts of essentiality and […]

17/09/2018

ISAGS Associated Researchers Program

ISAGS is pleased to announce today the launch of the Associated Researchers Program, which was created as an opportunity for knowledge exchange to independent researchers in the collective health area for South America, with the aim of contributing the research developed at the Institute. The selection process takes place by means of an invitation from ISAGS, which […]

14/09/2018

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Information and Communication Analyst

  The professional will develop communication strategies, maintain the Institute’s communication tools, as well as exercising reporter functions and developing tasks in the field of institutional relations and inter-institutional organizations, under the supervision of the Communication & Information  Coordinator. Dates for applications: September 14th to 24th, 2018 Required experience: Three (3) years of professional experience in […]

13/09/2018

Results: ISAGS Health Specialists Call

ISAGS has received 63 applications for two Health Specialist positions available. After an evaluation of merits, the following candidates have been selected to participate in the interviews, which is the next stage of the process: It should be noted that, according to the call for resumes, only candidates who have submitted the complete physical or […]