Family Health International Company Profile

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Formed in 1971, Family Health International (FHI) is among the largest and most established nonprofit organizations active in international public health with a mission to improve lives worldwide through research, education, and services in family health.
We manage research and field activities in more than 70 countries to meet the public health needs of some of the world's most vulnerable people.

We work with a wide variety of partners including governmental and nongovernmental organizations, research institutions, community groups, and the private sector.


P.O. Box 13950
Research Triangle Park
North Carolina
United States of America


Phone: 1.919.544.7040
Fax: 1.919.544.7261

News Articles [1085 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Thanksgiving is National Family Health History Day

Each year since 2004, the Surgeon General has declared Thanksgiving to be National Family Health History Day. During this annual holiday when people around the country give thanks to God for their ...

Physical activity as medicine among Family Health Teams: Study

(Canadian Science Publishing (NRC Research Press)) To better understand the current use of physical activity as medicine among Family Health Teams in Ontario, researchers at the Department of Kinesiol...

Physical activity as medicine among family health teams

To better understand the current use of physical activity as medicine among Family Health Teams (FHTs) in Ontario, researchers at the Department of Kinesiology at the University of Waterloo and the Ce...

Supporting the Arts at Chiropractic Family Health Centre

Centerville, VA, April 21, 2015 --( The Chiropractic Family Health Centre in Centreville, VA is a family-owned chiropractic facility that has been practicing for over two decades. The Doctor...

EHE International Certifies Internal Medicine and Family Physicians as its newest partner

NEW YORK, April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- EHE International, the recognized leader in preventive medicine and annual physical exams, today announced that Internal Medicine and Family Physicians in ...

SF-based Global Health Non-Profit Awards Harris Wofford Global Service Fellowship

San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 03, 2015 Leading international program provider, Child Family Health International (CFHI), announced it will be awarding the 2015 Harris Wofford Global Service Fello...

This Thanksgiving, celebrate National Family Health History Day

Since 2004, the U.S. Surgeon General has declared Thanksgiving as National Family Health History Day. Rear Admiral Boris D. Lushniak, M.D., M.P.H., the acting U.S. Surgeon General, is upholding this p...

Novel Family Health History Tools

This Viewpoint discusses the importance of the family health history and the need for novel family history tools in the changing health care environment.

PubMed Articles [7886 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Modeling the Relationship Between Family Home Environment Factors and Parental Health.

Understanding parental health is an important part of understanding family health. Previous research suggests that family meals, familial relationship satisfaction, and family physical activity may se...

The Context of Collecting Family Health History: Examining Definitions of Family and Family Communication about Health among African American Women.

Public health initiatives encourage the public to discuss and record family health history information, which can inform prevention and screening for a variety of conditions. Most research on family h...

Quality of care for hip and knee osteoarthritis at family medicine clinics: lessons from Mexico.

(i) To develop quality-of-care indicators suitable for evaluation of care for knee and hip osteoarthritis (KHOA) at the primary care level using data from the electronic health records (EHRs) and (ii)...

Quaternary prevention, an answer of family doctors to overmedicalization.

In response to the questioning of Health Policy and Management (HPAM) by colleagues on the role of rank and file family physicians in the same journal, the author, a family physician in Belgium, is tr...

Differences between Roma and non-Roma in how social support from family and friends helps to overcome health care accessibility problems.

Roma are the most deprived ethnic minority in Slovakia, suffering from discrimination, poverty and social exclusion. Problematic access to good quality health care as result of institutional and inter...

Clinical Trials [2384 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Evaluating the Effectiveness of a Family Heart Health Educational Program (The FIT-Heart Study)

Coronary heart disease (CHD) affects millions of people in the United States and is an increasingly important health problem. People who have a family member with CHD may have a higher ris...

Impact of Family History and Decision Support on High-risk Cancer Screening

Family health history can help identify patients at higher than average risk for disease. There is no standardized system for collecting and updating family health history, using this info...

Integrating Patient Generated Family Health History From Varied Electronic Health Record (EHR) Entry Portals

In the 21st century, the importance of family health history will increase as it will be essential to put detailed personal genetic information into the context of an individual's health, ...

International Travel Patterns and Risk Behaviour of Breast Cancer, Lymphoma Patients and Bone Marrow Transplant Recipients

This study also aims to raise awareness among both patients and health-care providers about the importance of pre-travel health consultation and preventive interventions prior to internati...

Care of Child's Hygiene From Zero to Two Years Old

This study aimed to identify the perceptions of family caregivers and professionals of the Family Health Strategy (FHS) for health care for children from 0 to 2 years, and actions on this ...

Companies [3815 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Family Health International

Formed in 1971, Family Health International (FHI) is among the largest and most established nonprofit organizations active in international public health with a mission to improve lives worldwide thro...

US Family Health Plan

The US Family Health Plan is among the health care choices for eligible beneficiaries of the Department of Defense’s TRICARE Prime program. Health care is provided to active-...

Child Family Health International

American Academy of Family Physician

The American Academy of Family Physicians is one of the largest national medical organizations, representing more than 94,000 family physicians, family medicine residents, and medical students nationw...

Family Medicine for America’s Health

Family Medicine for America’s Health, the organization behind Health is Primary, is a new collaboration between the nation’s eight leading family medicine organizations ...

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