Today is World AIDS Day! In the Pan American region there are around 3,000,000 living with HIV and 63,000 of these are under the age of 15 #IPSFAware
Photo: VCU – Virginia Commonwealth University
If you would like to participate in this challenge, please email your essays to Sheena at firstname.lastname@example.org by December 14th (GMT+0) #IPSFAware
For more details: http://www.scribd.com/doc/188384873/IPSF-World-AIDS-Day-Essay-Contest
*John’s Hopkins Smoking Cessation FREE Online Course*
A Wonderful Opportunity for your whole pharmacy school…
This is a FREE online program offered by the esteemed John’s Hopkins University for Healthcare professionals (especially pharmacists) who wants to promote smoking cessation. Help your patients stop tobacco use! Sign up using this link:http://globaltobaccocontrol.org/online_training
For any questions please contact PARO Secretary at email@example.com
Want to hear about Regional Project Officer Barbara Villela’s experience at the “Third Global Forum on Human Resources for Health” that was held in Brazil on Nov 10-13? She posted a blog on the PARO Website!
Check it out at: http://paro.ipsf.org/?p=316#comment-3284
To read even more about the event check out: http://www.who.int/workforcealliance/forum/2013/en/
November is Diabetes Awareness month and November 14th is World Diabetes Day. So to help raise awareness throughout the month, IPSF PARO will publish diabetes related content at http://paro.ipsf.org/?page_id=177
**We will be providing the information in English, Spanish and Portuguese!
Hello Pan American Region!
What project do you think PARO should focus as a region on this year? If you have any ideas that your organization would like to promote even further through PARO, fill out the Project Proposal Form and your project will be considered as the 2013-2014 Official PARO Project.
Project Proposal Form: http://www.scribd.com/doc/171690914/IPSF-PARO-New-Project-Proposal
***REMINDER: The deadline has been extended for the submission of the Nomination Forms for the IPSF PARO Subcommittee Positions! Submit forms to the IPSF PARO Secretary at (firstname.lastname@example.org), no later than Saturday, 2nd of November 2013, 23:59 (EST).
PARO Regional Working Group
Call for IPSF PARO Subcommittees Positions 2013-2014
We would like to announce the Call for IPSF PARO Subcommittees Positions 2013-2014.
Make sure to submit your Nomination Forms to the e-mail of IPSF PARO Secretary at (email@example.com), no later than Saturday, 5th of October 2013, 23:59 (EST). Download the Nomination Form from http://share.ipsf.org/161mQeR
Please email the IPSF PARO Secretary at (firstname.lastname@example.org) for Portuguese or Spanish Version of the Nomination Form.
Link for Calls http://share.ipsf.org/
Congrats to Jorge Schlottke (AEFRA – Argentina) and Katrina Ordanza (APhA-ASP USA) in receiving the IPSF PARO Development Fund Award!
There is still time to get involved! Apply for Coordinator and Committee Positions (page 10) Deadline within 24 hours.
Find out more about the positions and apply
Latest video from one of our PARO members from APhA, Cory Nelson (APhA-ASP National Contact Person), is at The Dom Tower telling us a little about what is going on.
Day 0 of World Congress and it is the largest PARO representation in years – Canada, USA, Costa Rica, Brazil, Colombia, and Argentina!