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On International Women’s Day: Girls and the Power of Education

  “I think of it often and imagine the scene clearly. Even if they come to kill me, I will tell them what they are trying to do is wrong, that education is our basic right.” – Malala Yousafzai Globally … Read More

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Educating girls and the hope for a healthier tomorrow

Today marks the 100th International Women’s Day, and I’ve been following the online discussion off and on all day. This morning on Twitter, our neighbors at Capacity Plus (part of Intrahealth International) asked us all to recognize female health workers … Read More

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Are social media the next frontier for sexual health promotion?

[This post was sent in by Justin Smith, MPH, who is currently a PhD student, in the Department of Health Behavior and Health Education at the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health. He is also a graduate research assistant … Read More

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Have a burning question?

OK, maybe that was a cheap shot, but over on the NYT Consults blog our very own Dr. Peter Leone, STD expert and educator par excellence, will be answering your questions about herpes all week. In addition to being associate … Read More

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The AIDS Course: Changing Lives at UNC & Beyond

For many students at UNC, the “AIDS course” has become much more than just another course on the way to graduation; rather, it is a classroom experience which dramatically changes their personal and professional outlook on the world. “AIDS: Principles, … Read More

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