Category Archives: International

A global perspective on diabetes in youth

The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) estimates there are more than 500,000 children under the age of 15 across the globe living with type 1 diabetes. In developed countries, like the … Full Entry »

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Prioritizing learning the details to create a foundation

By Kara Kinsley, physician assistant pediatric surgical fellow On the northeast side of the Republic of the Congo, there is a small town on the Oubangi River called Impfondo. This … Full Entry »

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Pediatric Global Health Residency Program

In 2003 I was a recent college graduate doing psychosocial support work for children with HIV. The statistics were terrible then and many children were dying. It was then that I … Full Entry »

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Elephant’s Earth

In Buco Zau, which means ‘elephant’s earth’ in the local language Fiote, there are two kids who have a lot in common. Their names are Manuel and Joaquin and we were … Full Entry »

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Top Five Pediatric Health Blogs From 2013

Happy new year! To mark the end of the year, we’re sharing our five most popular blog posts from 2013. We’re always proud to share the good work that’s being … Full Entry »

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