Quarterly Dose Newsletter

Letter from the Director

Mon, 2014-05-12 11:52 -- Eric Strunz

Dr. David Addiss introduces the May 2014 issue of The Quarterly Dose.

Incorporating STH Prevention into Cambodia’s Primary School Curriculum

Mon, 2014-05-12 11:52 -- Eric Strunz

In 2009, with the support of Johnson & Johnson and CWW, the Cambodian Ministry of Health and Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports collaborated with Helen Keller International (HKI) to produce a primary-level curriculum to provide children, teachers and families with knowledge on how improved hygiene practices can help prevent soil-transmitted helminthiasis (STH).

Assessing Opportunities for WASH and STH Control in Bangladesh

Mon, 2014-02-10 13:50 -- Eric Strunz


In September 2013, CWW joined the WASHplus program of FHI 360 to conduct a USAID-sponsored assessment in Bangladesh of the water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) and STH control landscapes. The assessment sought to identify opportunities for collaboration between stakeholders in the WASH and STH control sectors.

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CWW Welcomes Eric Strunz MPH, Decision Support Analyst

Mon, 2014-02-10 13:49 -- Eric Strunz

CWW introduces its newest team member, Mr. Eric Strunz MPH. As Decision Support Analyst, Eric will help CWW to expand its knowledge management and operational research initiatives. He brings extensive experience in public health, health applications of technology and development of educational entertainment.

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News and Updates

Mon, 2014-02-10 13:49 -- Eric Strunz

New items of interest to the STH and NTD control community, including:

  • Report from STH Control Workshop in the Americas
  • Evaluation of Bangladesh’s STH Control Program: Results Published in Acta Tropica
  • Global NGO Deworming Inventory in the American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
  • Launch of the NTD Mapping Tool at www.ntdmap.org
  • Neglected Tropical Disease Non-Governmental Development Organization Network (NNN)

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Letter from the Director, February 2014

Tue, 2014-02-04 10:44 -- Eric Strunz

Dr. David Addiss, Director of Children Without Worms, introduces the February 2014 issue of The Quarterly Dose. Click the "Read More" link below for the full letter.


To the STH Control Community,