By American standards, this hospital seems small, but the difference it will make in African women’s lives is so much larger than the building.
“The new guidelines, if properly implemented, will reduce childhood deaths by about 175,000 annually,” said Mark Manary, MD.
A study of young twins living in Malawi shows that severe malnutrition is triggered by more than poor nutrition.
The Department of Anesthesiology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis established a partnership with the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital and faculty of the University of Ghana Medical School.
Eight students were selected to participate in the Inaugural Global Health Research Program from nearly 100 applicants.
While on a medical mission in northern India, Bayliss gave general physicals to 400 kids who had never been to a doctor.
“Being a Royal Society member is something that I remember imagining as a child would be very cool,” said Nichols.
Lingering problem found in gut microbe communities of malnourished children.
New research may help explain why millions of malnourished children suffer from stunted growth and fail to thrive after treatment with nutrient-rich therapeutic foods.
WUSTL third-year physical therapy students have been coordinating mission trips to Guatemala with Hearts in Motion for about five years.