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"We view the people themselves as the solution, not passive beneficiaries. We begin with the assumption of competence and provide educational resources that can help in the communities we're serving."

 

— Paraphrasing writer
David Bornstein

January 2018: WiRED Launches Health Education Module on Postpartum Depression

Nearly 15% of new mothers suffer from postpartum depression. WiRED International just released a Postpartum Depression Module — part of WiRED’s 24-part Mother and Child Health Series. Read more »

 

 

January 2018: WiRED Mourns the Loss of Board Member Dr. Philip Pumerantz

WiRED International’s board and volunteers are deeply saddened by the death of Philip Pumerantz, Ph.D., on December 26, 2017. Dr. Pumerantz, who served on WiRED’s Honorary Board of Directors, was a leader in health education. He was the founding president and president emeritus of the College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific (COMP) and Western University of Health Sciences (WesternU) in Ponoma, California. Read more »

 

 

January 2018: Cholera Outbreaks Underline the Importance of Health Training

In the past few years, cholera outbreaks have occurred in Haiti and Yemen and now in Zambia. Why does a disease that has been treated and controlled successfully since the 1800s continue to plague populations around the world? Read more »

 

 

January 2018: WiRED Releases Introduction to Parenting Health Education Training

What is good parenting? There is more than one “right” way to parent, but keeping your child healthy and safe is at the top of the list. Read more »

 

 

January 2018: CDC Offers Tips for a Healthy New Year

The holiday season is over, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) urges us to follow these tips to get the New Year off to a healthy start. WiRED International suggests taking steps now to keep yourself and your loved ones active and healthy in the New Year. Read more »

 

 

December 2017: WiRED International Wraps Up Its 20th Year, Prepares to Begin
a Third Decade

The WiRED International team celebrated its 20th anniversary this year and chalked up a number of accomplishments it made to advance the life-saving health education — which it provides at no charge to people in underserved communities around the world. Read more »

 

 

December 2017: Holiday Greetings from WiRED International

All of us at WiRED International would like to wish happy holidays to the many people who have become part of our family since we began our work 20 years ago: doctors and nurses, community health workers, and people in low-resource areas who have used our training materials to improve their knowledge of medicine and community health. Read more »

 

 

December 2017: WiRED International Welcomes Your Support

As 2017 comes to a close, we ask that you consider a donation to WiRED International as part of your year-end philanthropy. Because we are volunteer-driven, approximately 95% of your donation will go directly to our programs. We pledge to use your money wisely, honestly and efficiently as we go forward with our work in low-resource regions of the world. Read more »

 

 

 

 

 

 

Recipient of the UC Berkeley School of Public Health 2009
Organizational Public Health Hero Award. Read more >
Click here to watch the award ceremony video.