True advances in the care of children with cancer and blood
diseases will not occur until all children, regardless of their place of birth,
have access to care. The Global Health Initiative (GHI) at Dana-Farber/Boston
Children’s has become a leader in developing outreach initiatives that improve
outcomes and survival rates for children with cancer and blood disorders
Through the Global Health Initiative, Dana-Farber/Boston
Children’s brings together faculty, fellows, nurses,
social workers, psychologists, health educators, and managers who are involved
in international projects on childhood cancer. All Global Health Initiative activities include
ongoing efforts to establish twinning partnerships with sites in low- and
middle-income countries and are centered around three objectives:
Today, our Global Health Initiative partnerships span 25 institutions in more than 20 countries in Africa, Asia, Central and South
America, the Middle East and the Caucasus Region.
A few of our many achievements:
Contact us to learn how you can support our Global Health Initiative.
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