Call for Papers February 2022 The global refugee population doubled in the last decade and there are currently over 26 million refugees worldwide. As the biggest humanitarian crisis the world has faced since WWII, Syria is the biggest refugee source country. The 10-year-old conflict has resulted in devastating impacts on individuals, communities, countries, and [...]
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One of the most prestigious hematology journals in the world, Lancet Haematology, recently published featured Dr. Bishesh Sharma Poudyal from the Civil Service Hospital of Kathmandu (Nepal). Dr. Poudyal is the person I have had the privilege to work with since 2012 to build the first Blood & Marrow Transplant (BMT) Program in Nepal. [...]
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Read the IPI Global Observatory Op-Ed HERE Eric Rosand is the Director of the Prevention Project and Non-Resident Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution. He designed and helped launch the Global Counterterrorism Forum. Stevan Weine is a professor of psychiatry at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, where he also is the director of [...]
Stevan Weine and Nayanjeet Chaudhury, as published in The Hill, click HERE to read.