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Family Health International Company Profile

22:37 EDT 28th July 2014 | BioPortfolio

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 [1996 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

International Family Planning Specialist Joins Abt Associates

BETHESDA, Md., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Abt Associates has named May Post the Family Planning/Reproductive Health Strategic Lead within the company's International Health Division. "May has...

Family medicine is the solution to American health care

I believe that family medicine is the solution to American health care. I believe that family doctors give high quality, cost efficient care. Counties with the right proportion of primary care to spec...

Shanicka N. Williams, MD, Represents Illinois with Inclusion into Renowned Publication The Leading Physicians of the World

As a result of impeccable passion and quality patient care, Shanicka N. Williams, MD, has been selected to receive publication in The Leading Physicians of the World.  The International Association o...

The Leading Physicians of the World is proud to welcome Shanicka N. Wiliams, MD, to its Ranks

As a result of impeccable passion and quality patient care, Shanicka N. Williams, MD, has been selected to receive publication in The Leading Physicians of the World.  The International Association o...

Migrating north may trigger immediate health declines among Mexicans

(Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs) Mexican immigrants who relocate to the United States are more likely to experience declines in health within a short t...

EHE International Certifies Primary Care Group, LLC-MidSouth Family Health as Its Newest Partner

NEW YORK, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EHE International, the recognized leader in preventive medicine and annual physical exams with a nationwide physician network, today announced that Primar...

United Family Healthcare’s David Rutstein On Developing China’s Private Health Sector: An Interview With PharmAsia News (Part 1 of 2)

The vice president for Medical Affairs discusses the recent Chindex International merger, the challenges and opportunities that the company faces to meet the need for more private health care, as the...

Family Health Network grows by nearly 15% in 2013

The Family Health Network, a nonprofit health plan serving Medicaid recipients, has seen its network of providers double over the last three years, from 2,078 primary-care physicians, specialists, hos...

PubMed Articles [6486 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) as a Framework for Change: Revolutionizing Rehabilitation.

The International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) utilizes domains of body functions and structures, activities and participation, as well as environmental and personal fact...

My Top 10 Misconceptions About International Health.

Outreach and integration programs to promote family planning in the extended postpartum period.

WHO recommends birth spacing to improve the health of the mother and child. One strategy to facilitate birth spacing is to improve the use of family planning during the first year postpartum.

Family Influences on the Use of Mental Health Services among African Americans.

We examine how families influence mental health service (MHS) utilization among African Americans by drawing on the concept of family ambivalence, which encompasses both family support and stress, and...

The future role of the family physician in the United States: a rigorous exercise in definition.

As the US health care delivery system undergoes rapid transformation, there is an urgent need to define a comprehensive, evidence-based role for the family physician. A Role Definition Group made up o...

Clinical Trials [2113 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...

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...

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,...

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...

Shared Mental Health Care Linking Mental Health Services With Family Medicine Groups

The purpose of this study is to assess how a multidisciplinary team of mental health professionals provides services to patients from two family medicine practices.

Companies [3644 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...

UnitedHealthcare International

UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) is a diversified health and well-being company dedicated to helping people live healthier lives and making health care work better. UnitedHealth Gro...

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