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January 4, 2013 - Management Sciences for Health (MSH), a nonprofit global health organization working to save lives and improve health by strengthening health systems in over 40 countries, welcomes four new members to its Board of Directors. The new members bring wide-ranging experience in fields including nonprofit consulting and management; philanthropy for international development; investment management; state and federal health policy; and health plan management.

The GHC Board of Directors is pleased to announce the election of 15 new Board members. The election process ended on December 19, 2012 and a full tally of the results were certified the next day. Below are the names of those elected and their organizational affiliation.With the election of the new members complete, the remaining Board members will step down as of December 31, 2012. To ensure a smooth transition to the new Global Health Council, beginning January 1, 2013 and until the new Board meets to act collectively to make permanent arrangements, Dr.

Management Sciences for Health (MSH), a nonprofit global health organization working to save lives and improve health by strengthening health systems in over 40 countries, strongly believes there must be at least one health goal included in the post- 2015 development goals. MSH recommends universal health coverage (UHC) as the overarching health goal, along with the following key provisions:A universal health coverage goal must address equity, human rights, and an integrated approach to achieving better health outcomes and long-term impact.

“An important step in fight against health inequity and poverty” Today, the 67th United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution “Global health and foreign policy” that places a major emphasis on universal health coverage (UHC) in the global health and foreign policy work of the UN and Member States in the coming years.

Join us on November 13 for Next Steps Following the London Summit on Family PlanningJoin us on November 13 for Next Steps Following the London Summit on Family Planning

View and share the event on Facebook | RSVP now on Pathfinder's websiteJoin us on November 13 for Next Steps Following the London Summit on Family Planning  

Second Global Symposium on Health Systems Research: Beijing, ChinaFrom October 31 to November 4, 26 MSH delegates will travel to Beijing, China to attend the Second Global Symposium on Health Systems Research.

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