Family Health International Company Profile

22:00 EDT 30th March 2015 | 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.

Location

P.O. Box 13950
Research Triangle Park
North Carolina
27709
United States of America

Contact

Phone: 1.919.544.7040
Fax: 1.919.544.7261
Email: webmaster@fhi.org


News Articles [1075 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...

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...

EHE International Certifies Old Henry Family Practice as Its Newest Partner

NEW YORK, Dec. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EHE International, the recognized leader in preventive medicine and annual physical exams, today announced that Old Henry Family Practice in Louisville, KY has b...

Ebola and the International Health Regulations Treaty

(Society for Disaster Medicine and Public Health) The West Africa Ebola outbreak has shone a spotlight on lapses in the 2007 International Health Regulations Treaty, which was intended to improve the ...

This holiday season, resolve to learn about your family health history

Family gatherings at the holidays are the perfect time to learn more about your family's health history. A few thoughtful questions can go a long way to revealing how you can work to prevent future di...

GENiSYSS LLC to Exhibit at 2015 International CES, Booth 75011 Eureka Park, Jan. 6 - 9, 2015, in Las Vegas, NV, US

Press Kit Materials are Available at: http://www.tradeshownews.com/events/2015-International-CES/GENiSYSS/   ...

PubMed Articles [7565 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...

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...

My Top 10 Misconceptions About International Health.

Clinical Trials [2324 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 ...

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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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