Health & Innovation

Antibiotics resistance in Africa need urgent attention

March 22nd, 2018
Published under: Health & Innovation, News

The rising threat of antibiotics resistance in the Sub-Saharan Africa region is making interventions at policy and medical levels urgent, scientists say. […]

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Africa in the era of sustainable development

April 19th, 2017
Published under: Health & Innovation, News

A functional community health system is helping Africa achieve universal health coverage and other UN sustainable development goals (SDGs) Adolescent […]

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Elsevier and Doctors without Borders Partner to Help Tackle Africa’s Health Challenges

November 15th, 2016
Published under: Health & Innovation, Press Releases

The Elsevier Foundation provides a three-year $300,000 grant to MSF/Epicentre’s Niger Research Center Amsterdam, October 25, 2016 Elsevier, a world-leading provider […]

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Grant will support Doctors without Borders’ research and training hub in Niger

November 15th, 2016
Published under: Health & Innovation, News

An Elsevier Foundation partnership will provide $300,000, while Elsevier provides access to critical products and services Can a new heat-resistant […]

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M-learning gives Kenyan nurses scalable continuing education

February 22nd, 2016
Published under: Health & Innovation, Media Coverage, News

Amref Health Africa ramps up Jibu – Swahili for “answer” – a mobile nursing education app with support from the […]

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Ugandan awarded for fighting depression in HIV patients

February 15th, 2016
Published under: Health & Innovation, Media Coverage, New Scholars Stories

Ugandan biologist, Dr Etheldreda Nakimuli‐Mpungu is named among the five winners of the coveted Elsevier Foundation Award in recognition of […]

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Elsevier Foundation contributes $1 million USD in improving health information, research in developing countries, diversity in STM, and nursing education

February 2nd, 2016
Published under: Diversity in STM, Health & Innovation, Press Releases, Research in Developing Countries

 New programs address Sustainability Development Goals Amsterdam, February 1, 2016 – The Elsevier Foundation has launched a series of new […]

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Elsevier Foundation’s new programs support STEM diversity and developing country partnerships

February 1st, 2016
Published under: Diversity in STM, Health & Innovation, Media Coverage, New Scholars Stories, News, Research in Developing Countries

Partnerships will focus on innovation in health information, research ecosystems, and nurse faculty leadership The Elsevier Foundation has launched a […]

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Gender Summit Ylann Schemm Interview

Gender Summit 4 – Europe 2014, From Ideas to Markets

July 1st, 2014
Published under: Diversity in STM, Health & Innovation, Media Coverage

In June, Ylann Schemm, head of Elsevier’s Corporate Responsibility program, attended the Gender Summit 4 – Europe 2014, From Ideas to Markets: Excellence […]

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