Treating children with chronic diseases in Hawija, Iraq
2019-08-26 | Hawija district, in northern Iraq, has been profoundly affected by years of conflict and insecurity, and most recently the long siege and subsequent military offensive of 2017. Dr Britta Koelking, MSF’s medical activity manager in Hawija, describes her team’s work with children with non-communicable diseases.
Treating children with chronic diseases in Pulka, Nigeria
2019-08-26 | Pulka, a town in the Nigerian state of Borno, hosts more than 40,000 internal displaced people who have fled the long-running conflict in the area. Dr Kathrin Kramer, MSF’s medical activity manager in Pulka, describes her team’s work with children with non-communicable diseases.
Pediatric hackathon - addressing pediatric field challenges
2019-08-26 | The Sweden Innovation Unit (SIU) initiated the Pediatric Innovation Hackathon in April 2019 in an effort to capitalize on the external and internal knowledge base available in Stockholm for the annual MSF Pediatric Days which were held with a global MSF pediatric cohort the day after the hackathon.