Why Global Health
Every year an estimated 6.9 million children die before their fifth birthday because they contract preventable and treatable illnesses like diarrhea, pneumonia and malaria.
Over half of these diseases are exacerbated by poor nutrition in the developing world. CHOP staff work to change this every day.
2014 Global Health Conference
Exploring the Health Gap: Global Gender Disparities and the Impact on Girls
Save the Date: November 3-4, 2014
Colket Translational Research Building
Global Health Week
March 10 – 14, 2014
Photo Contest Winner
Photographer: Tricia Lopez
Location: Consuelo, DR (Consuelito)
Curiosity: As we set up clinic in the neighborhood school, we were greeted by all these young, bright faces at an entryway.