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Management Sciences for Health (MSH) is excited to announce that it will be relocating its worldwide home office to the new River’s Edge office park in Medford, MA in late 2013. River’s Edge was awarded with the 2008 Honor Design Award from the Boston Society of Landscape Architects. 

{Photo by 2013 MSH Photo Fellow Warren Zelman}Photo by 2013 MSH Photo Fellow Warren Zelman

Management Sciences for Health (MSH) is pleased to team up with (SDN) again this year on the Call for Entries: Using the Power of Photography to Promote Global Awareness. The Grand Prize of this Call for Entries will award two photographers each a $4,000 MSH Photo Fellowship and up to two weeks, expenses-paid trip(s) documenting MSH’s global health projects in Africa, Asia, or Latin America. Other winners will be specifically honored by (SDN). Call for Entries and application submissions will be managed by SDN. 

{Photo credit: Warren Zelman}Photo credit: Warren Zelman

Management Sciences for Health (MSH) welcomes the report of the United Nations High Level Panel (HLP) of Eminent Persons on the Post-2015 Development Agenda. The HLP’s advisory report, released May 30, is part of an ongoing process of defining the global targets that will replace the Millennium Development Goals. MSH believes the report demonstrates the panel’s ongoing commitment to health as an essential component of sustainable development and improving lives around the world.

{Photo credit: MSH/Carmen Urdaneta}Photo credit: MSH/Carmen Urdaneta

Management Sciences for Health (MSH) has been awarded the contract for “Technical Assistance in Service Delivery and Management Capacity Building for the Salud Mesoamérica 2015 Initiative Countries,” a $9.3 million, 18-month award by the Inter-American Development Bank. The goal of the Salud Mesoamérica 2015 Initiative (“salud” is Spanish for health) is to reduce health equity gaps in eight countries in the Mesoamérica region.

United States Senator Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ) {Congressional porttrait via Wikipedia}Congressional porttrait via Wikipedia

Management Sciences for Health’s (MSH) staff worldwide are saddened by the passing of Senator Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ). During his 30 years representing the people of New Jersey, Senator Lautenberg made a difference in the lives of women worldwide.  Accomplishments in his lauded career include: working toward gender equality, anti-violence measures, reproductive choice, and access to comprehensive reproductive health both domestically and internationally.  Senator Lautenberg was also a tireless advocate for the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR).

Kate Griffin. {Photo credit: MSH.}Photo credit: MSH.

The MSH family is extremely saddened by the loss of our longtime Chief Financial Officer, Kate Griffin. Kate passed away on May 19 after a valiant battle with cancer. Kate worked at MSH for more than 15 years and was a monumental figure in the organization from early on. She joined MSH in 1997 as a Contract Officer, and for the past 12 years, served as MSH's Chief Financial Officer. Ms. Griffin had thirty years of extensive and progressively responsible experience in the areas of finance corporate administration, contract management, and procurement. Ms.