Image-based mobile technologies for diagnostics and treatment

The fifth STIAS-Wallenberg Roundtable was held in February and focused on image-based mobile technologies to improve access and equity in health care. Sessions ranged from overviews of the landscape; unpacking the practical experiences of using mHealth in clinical settings; how to overcome challenges in implementation; barriers and facilitators; and, the need for leadership and change agents.

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President Trump Reinstates Mexico City Policy: What does this mean for Africa?

President Trump has reinstated the Mexico City Policy which prohibits international NGOs from receiving US federal funds if they perform abortion-related services. Trump’s expansion of the policy extends these restrictions to encompass not just family planning aid, but all global health assistance from the United States.

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