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Miina is the Delivery Support Specialist for the Better Evidence team. In this role, she manages implementation of the Better Evidence for Training program at medical schools across Sub-Saharan Africa, as well as the Better Evidence for Providers program at health care facilities around the world.
What is your professional background? I am currently working as an obstetrician and gynecologist in a secondary care hospital in Pakistan. My hospital is affiliated with the government of Punjab, which is one of the four provinces in Pakistan. In Pakistan, the health system has three layers. Basic Health Units and Rural Health centres, then… Continue reading An Interview with OB/GYN Fouzia Khan
What’s your professional background? I’m a nurse practitioner. I work as a research fellow in global health equity and type I diabetes with Partners in Health (PIH) in the Non-Communicable Disease (NCD) Synergies Team. Over the past year, I have worked at PIH sites in Malawi and Rwanda collaborating with local NCD teams to manage… Continue reading An Interview with Nurse Practitioner Gina Ferrari
What is your professional background? After completing my psychiatry residency, I began the Dr. Mario Pagenel Fellowship in Global Mental Health Delivery at Harvard Medical School, which combines clinical care, training and education with research and advocacy. As a global mental health Fellow, part of my role has been to facilitate and support the scale-up… Continue reading An Interview with Global Mental Health Delivery Fellow Swapna Moorthy
What is your professional background? I’m a general practitioner in Nepal. In Nepal, a general practitioner is equivalent to a family medicine specialist in the US. We are also involved in surgeries, including trauma surgeries and delivering children, which is very necessary in rural areas. I finished my post-graduate work four years ago and have… Continue reading An Interview with General Practitioner Pawan Kumar Bajaj Agrawal
What is your professional background? I’m from Aden in the south of Yemen, and I am currently a pediatrician and head of pediatrics at the Aden German International Hospital, a large private hospital in the south of Yemen. I’m interested in working as a pediatrician because children are the population that needs the most protection. … Continue reading An Interview with Pediatrician Samed Al Salemi
As COVID-19 has spread rapidly around the world, the need for access to credible, evidence-based information has become more important than ever. Providers on the frontlines are relying on UpToDate, an online, evidence-based clinical resource, to provide them with the latest information on how best to treat patients and protect themselves from infection. Several beneficiaries… Continue reading Testimony from Better Evidence Donation Recipients Fighting COVID-19