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Shannon EnglandShannon England

Management Sciences for Health (MSH) is pleased to announce the new Vice President of MSH’s Office of Strategic Development and Communications (SDC), Shannon England, effective January 9, 2012.Ms. England will lead MSH’s external relations activities around the globe. This will include forging or strengthening relationships with public and private donors, the corporate sector, governments and partners and formulating the appropriate communication and development strategies.

Inside Story: The Science of HIV and AIDSInside Story: The Science of HIV and AIDS

Kalu, a rising Kenyan footballer, migrates to South Africa to establish his career. A romantic encounter leads to the unwelcome realization that he is HIV positive. Kalu goes through an emotional journey as he comes to terms with his diagnosis, encountering social and financial challenges along the way. This is Inside Story: The Science of HIV and AIDS.USAID, in partnership with Management Sciences for Health’s Building Local Capacity for Delivery of HIV Services in Southern Africa Project (BLC), helped produce Inside Story.

Management Sciences for Health (MSH) is pleased to announce the addition of three new members to its Board of Directors:  John M. Isaacson, Una Ryan, OBE, PhD, and M. Anjali Sastry, PhD. MSH also extends sincere gratitude to these departing members of the board who gave over thirty years of combined service to MSH: Christine W. Letts, Barbara Stowe, Deidre Strachan and Nick Burns. Welcome and thank you!John M. Isaacson founded Isaacson, Miller in 1982.

Bada Pharasi, Deputy Regional Technical Advisor, CPM, South AfricaBada Pharasi, Deputy Regional Technical Advisor, CPM, South Africa

More than 70 regional and local partners celebrated MSH's 40th anniversary and the opening of a new office building in South Africa on November 3, 2011. Dr. Jonathan D. Quick, Chief Executive Officer and President of Management Sciences for Health (MSH), told the story of MSH's involvement in a memorable workshop for exiled African liberation fighters.

MSH at ICASA 2011MSH at ICASA 2011

Management Sciences for Health (MSH) cordially invites you to a reception to celebrate MSH's 40th anniversary on December 6 at the Hilton Hotel in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.The reception will include remarks by Negussu Mekonnen of MSH Ethiopia, and a message from Ambassador Eric Goosby, the US Global AIDS Coordinator with PEPFAR. His Excellency Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has also been invited to speak.

The MSH-led AIDSTAR-Two Project, funded by USAID, has published a new technical paper, "The Use of Information and Communication Technology in Family Planning, Reproductive Health, and other Health Programs: A Review of Trends and Evidence", which focuses on how new technology – particularly mobile technologies – has the capacity to improve access to family planning and reproductive health information and services.The paper presents examples of information and communication technologies being used in Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Senegal, Tanzania, Malawi, India and Bangladesh, and look

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