April 30, 2018

PAHO calls for breaking down barriers that keep one in three people in the Americas from accessing health
On the eve of World Health Day, the Director of the Pan American Health Organization, Carissa F. Etienne, and former president of Chile Michelle Bachelet called for collective actions to ensure that all people, everywhere have access to the health services they need. Read more

Improving access to health care would prevent 600,000 deaths per year in the Americas, claims PAHO
"Today, more than a third of the region’s inhabitants lack access to comprehensive, quality health care," said the Director of  PAHO, Carissa F. Etienne, during the inauguration of the III Cuba-Salud International Convention 2018. Read more

New virtual course on the regulation of biological and biotechnological products
The purpose of the course is to develop competencies for the evaluation of biological and biotechnological products by the National Regulatory Authorities (ARN) and to support the development of drug regulatory functions in the Region of the Americas. The call for applications closed on April 20. Read more