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HealthRise team members including newly announced HealthRise South Africa Grantees publish article on Frontline Health Workers Coalition

On August 1, 2016, Dr. Sanele Madela, Director of Expectra Health Solutions which was recently announced as one of the HealthRise South Africa Grantees alongside Project Hope, published an article written in collaboration with Health Rise team members, Jessica Daly (Senior Portfolio Lead for Chronic Care at the Medtronic Foundation and Belinda Ngongo (Medtronic Foundation South Africa […]

HealthRise South Africa grantee partners announced at AIDS 2016 conference

The HealthRise South Africa grantee partners were announced as part of the July 19th satellite session Thinking Collectively on Integrated Healthcare in Communities: How to Address Co-morbidities while Building Resilient Health Systems and Improving the Lives of Individuals. Co-organized by The Lilly Foundation and Medtronic Foundation, this session explored how to build integrated health systems […]


World Hypertension Day 2016: HealthRise Patient Represenative, Funani Juliet, featured on Abt Associate’s website

For World Hypertension Day 2016, observed on May 17, 2016, Abt Associates shared Funani Juliet’s story as part of a feature on Women Around the World taking on Hypertension. During the HealthRise 2016 Global Stakeholder Event hosted at Abt Associates in Bethesda this past February, Funani Juliet was one of the four courageous and inspiring […]

HealthRise South Africa program releases RFA!

HealthRise is excited to announce a Request for Applications (RFA) to identify grantee partners in South Africa to implement 2 ½ year demonstration projects aimed at improving detection, management and control of cardiovascular disease and diabetes among underserved populations in uMgungundlovu district in KwaZulu-Natal and Pixley ka Seme district in the Northern Cape. Applications can […]

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