Family Health International Company Profile

07:18 EST 24th November 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.

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 [2694 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 ...

New Statistics Indicate Significant Improvements in Family Planning in Developing Countries via Contraceptive Social Marketing According to DKT International

Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 DKT International, one of the largest private providers of family planning and reproductive health products and services in developing countries, recently r...

Health Tip: Keep Your Family Moving

-- A family that exercises together is healthier together, so think of fun ways to make every member of your family more active. The Letsmove.org website suggests these tips for a more active family: ...

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...

The Puerto Rican Family Institute in Partnership with SBH Health System Presents ¡Vive Tu Vida! Get Up! Get Moving!® Event

Bronx, NY (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 On Friday, September 12, 2014, The Puerto Rican Family Institute and SBH Health System welcomes Bronx residents to its family health and fitness event ¡Viv...

Family Health Centers of San Diego Presents Eighth Annual ¡Vive Tu Vida! Get Up! Get Moving!® Event

San Diego, CA (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 On Saturday, August 16, 2014, Family Health Centers of San Diego will present its eighth annual family health and fitness fair ¡Vive tu vida! Get Up! Get ...

Family history of undertreatment may discourage blacks from seeking mental health care

Underuse of effective treatments for mental health disorders is more pronounced among African Americans than non-Hispanic whites. A new study attempting to explain this health disparity in the Journa...

WHO Issues Statement on the International Spread of Wild Poliovirus

On May 5, 2014 the director-general, Dr. Margaret Chan, declared the international spread of wild poliovirus in 2014 a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC) under the International ...

PubMed Articles [6858 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.

Measuring Quality of Mental Health Care: An International Comparison.

The International Initiative for Mental Health Leadership (IIMHL) (www.iimhl.com) is a unique international collaborative that focuses on improving mental health and addiction services. IIMHL is a col...

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...

Clinical Trials [2207 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...

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 ...

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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...

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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