Monthly Archives: May 2012

INASP’s 20th Anniversary Symposium

INASP’s 20th Anniversary Symposium will take place on the 20th of June, 2012. Drawing on the expertise of INASP partners from around the world, the Symposium will explore the state of the art of research communication and research uptake for … Continue reading

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White House Petition Calling for Free Access to Scientific Articles

In support of the post by Richard Smith (director of the United Health Chronic Disease Initiative) on HIFA2015 Forum;  we as Phi are in favour and think it is worthwhile to sign the petition because so much hinges on Open … Continue reading

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African Development Bank launches eHealth Award

The International Society for Telemedicine & eHealth (ISfTeH) is pleased to announce that the African Development Bank (AfDB) launched a competition for innovative and sustainable information and communication technology (ICT) solutions for the health sector in Africa. Initiated by the … Continue reading

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Berlin 10 Open Access Conference to be held in Stellenbosch, South Africa

Stellenbosch University, in partnership with the Max Planck Society and the Academy of Science for South Africa, has the pleasure of announcing that the prestigious Berlin 10 Open Access Conference will be held in Stellenbosch, South Africa. This will be … Continue reading

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HINARI Distance Learning Courses (English, French & Portuguese)

Register for the HINARI Distance Learning Courses (01 June – 30 June 2012) ITOCA will be teaching the HINARI [*] Distance Learning Course in three languages – English, French and Portuguese. This online course will review (cover or teach) all … Continue reading

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Books for Health Library and Information Professionals

Facet Publishing publish books for the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals ( CILIP ) in the UK. They have produced a number of new books recently for health library and information professionals. -Changing Roles and Contexts for Health … Continue reading

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