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News India » Health: Trump's pick to head Indian Health Service drops out amid controversy over resume and finances

News channel or source: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/02/21/nominee-to-lead-indian-health-services-robert-weaver-drops-out.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Robert Weaver, the Trump administration's nominee to run the Indian Health Service, is no longer being considered for the post. Weaver reportedly withdrew his name from consideration after The Wall Street Journal published two stories raising questions ...

News India » Health: Trump’s Nominee for Indian Health Post Withdraws

News channel or source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/trumps-nominee-for-indian-health-post-withdraws-1519247451?mod=nwsrl_corrections&cx_refModule=nwsrl
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

President Donald Trump’s nominee to lead the Indian Health Service, an insurance broker named Robert Weaver, withdrew from consideration for the job, a top agency official told tribal leaders Wednesday, people familiar with the matter said. His move ...

News India » Health: Trump nominee for Indian Health Service withdraws name from consideration

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/msn/trump-nominee-for-indian-health-service-withdraws-name-from-consideration/ar-BBJqHpv
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

President Trump's nominee for the top position on the Indian Health Service (IHS) has withdrawn his name from consideration, The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday. Robert Weaver, an insurance broker and member of the Quapaw tribe in Oklahoma who ...

News India » Health: Trump pick to lead Indian Health Service backs out

News channel or source: http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/trump-pick-to-lead-indian-health-service-backs-out/article/2649688
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

by Diana Stancy Correll | Feb 21, 2018, 6:55 PM Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email this article Share on LinkedIn Print this article In this 2008 photo, a child walks toward the front door of the Public Health Service Indian Hospital, which is part ...

News India » Health: Rare diseases are not so rare – why India needs better public health policies

News channel or source: https://yourstory.com/2018/02/rare-diseases-india/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

With more than 70 million people in India suffering from rare disorders, it’s imperative to create awareness and ensure that patients get the right diagnosis and treatment. Source: Shutterstock Health is one of the essential aspects that enables people ...

News India » Health: Dental Council of India organises two-day workshop with a vision to create a National Oral Health Policy

News channel or source: http://www.freepressjournal.in/mumbai/dental-council-of-india-organises-two-day-workshop-with-a-vision-to-create-a-national-oral-health-policy/1225509
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Mumbai: Dental Council of India (DCI) organised a workshop in the city where experts from the Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry (IAPHD) and Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry (ISPPD) came together to discuss the preventive ...

News India » Health: Deep-tech startups in healthcare are rising in India, and they’re world-class

News channel or source: https://www.techinasia.com/deep-tech-startups-making-inroads-into-healthcare-in-india
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

SigTuple raised a US$5.8 million series A round last year. Niramai and SigTuple represent a new trend in the health tech sector, which was one of the hottest in India last year, with US$333 million in funding, according to data from venture capital ...

News India » Health: A side effect of tuberculosis in India: crippling debt

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-india-health/a-side-effect-of-tuberculosis-in-india-crippling-debt-idUSKCN1G407M
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Peddeti’s skeletal frame has been ravaged by multi drug-resistant tuberculosis (TB), which doctors and campaigners say is India’s biggest public health crisis. Patients like her are resistant to treatment with at least two of the most powerful standard ...

News India » Health: U.S. health officials reverse stance on AstraZeneca's flu vaccine

News channel or source: https://health.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/pharma/u-s-health-officials-reverse-stance-on-astrazenecas-flu-vaccine/63021780
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

- AstraZeneca Plc said on Wednesday an advisory committee of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended the use of its FluMist Quadrivalent vaccine in the upcoming flu season, reversing its earlier position. In 2016, the agency advised ...

News India » Health: Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Sisodia: People Need Health Assurance, Not Insurance

News channel or source: http://www.indiawest.com/news/global_indian/delhi-deputy-chief-minister-sisodia-people-need-health-assurance-not/article_7a1d09e0-154d-11e8-90e7-9fd8c41376dd.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi Manish Sisodia was an invited guest at Harvard Business School’s annual India Conference and delivered one of the keynote addresses, saying people need health assurance, not health insurance. The conference, organized by ...