Take the Test!
WiRED has just completed an update of its training module designed to help people understand the causes, symptoms and treatments for Ebola. Among the new features are questions throughout the module and a final exam designed to test your knowledge of this illness plaguing West Africa.
The news is filled with discussion of Ebola, but do you really understand it? Spend a half-hour with this module to learn about Ebola by clicking HERE, then take the test.
Become informed and then help others learn.
Stopping the spread of Ebola starts with knowledge.
A well informed population
is the best defense against disease.
WiRED CHE Center Continues to Draw
Kenyans in Need
WiRED International's Community Health Education (CHE) Center in Kisumu, western Kenya, attracts both medical students and members of underserved communities to programs that improve people’s health outcomes.
Lillian Dajoh, WiRED’s coordinator in the Kisumu CHE center says, “The outreach targets medical personnel, primary care givers and children in and out of school. To some clients, it is their only gateway to health information.” 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.