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November 04, 2017

Gairdner Global Health Award Ceremony

  Professor Cesar Victora received the Gairdner Global Health Award at an official ceremony of the Gairdner Foundation. The ceremony took place on October 26, 2017, at the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto.   The Gairdner Award, Canada's most important scientific award and one of the most respected in the field of health sciences in the world, distinguishes seven scientists annually for their contributions to research in medicine and global health. The winners of the 2017 ed

October 06, 2017

Brazilian Congress of Epidemiology

Brazilian Congress of Epidemiology ICEH researchers have presented works at the Brazilian Congress of Epidemiology. The event, organized by the Brazilian Association of Collective Health (ABRASCO), took place between October 7 and 11, 2017 in Florianópolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil. In addition to presenting 12 papers that deal with themes such as: trends inequalities in stunting; family planning coverage and gender bias in careseeking practices, the team also delivered the

September 22, 2017

ICEH Collaboration

One of the main activities developed by the staff of the International Center for Equity Health (ICEH) is to make available information that frequently gets published in reports from important international institutions, such as the World Health Organization (WHO) and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). This week (September 18, 2017), The Independent Accountability Panel (IAP) for Every Woman, Every Child, Every Adolescent released, in New York, the report “

September 18, 2017

State of inequality: childhood immunization

The book "State of inequality: childhood immunization", from World Health Organization, was the first prize winner in the category "Digital and online resources" during the 2017 Medical Book Awards ceremony, which took place September 13th in the BMA house in London. The book data was generated by the International Center for Equity in Health.