TRANSFORMING THE FACE OF HIV/AIDS IN MALAWI, AFRICA

Partners In Malawi News

Written on Aug 11 2011

Spring 2011 Assist 4 Africa Softball Event!

By Gayle Jansen-Brisbane

Spring 2011 Assist 4 Africa Softball Event!

By Gayle Jansen-Brisbane

Arizona Cardinals super star wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald has participated in all three of our Assist 4 Africa Celebrity Hoops games over the years.  He’s also spent a lot of time on the continent of Africa.  It ...

Written on Aug 11 2011

Thandizo NEW In-Patient Ward

By Perry Jansen

Partners in Hope Medical Center is proud to announce the opening in January, 2010of “Thandizo,” the 15-bed in-patient ward.  The name was chosen because it means “help” in the local language Chichewa.  The ward provides an opportunity ...

Written on Dec 27 2010

Malawi Prepares for Change--PIH is Here to Help

By Perry Jansen

Malawi’s five-year-old ARV program is considered by most to be a remarkable success.  Despite being one of the poorest countries in the world, with only one doctor for every 54,000 ...

Written on Nov 28 2010

USAID Supports HIV Prevention

By Pam Douglas

The US Government through USAID has provided funding for HIV Prevention program, Action for Behavior Change (ABC).  ABC is currently working in 40 schools and now has significantly expanded its program at PIH's Tikambe Youth Center.  Teaching ...

Written on Oct 1 2008

Partners in Hope AIDS Laboratory Gets a Boost

By Pam Douglas

With assistance from UCLA Program Global Health and Toga Lab of South Africa, Partners in Hope now has an expanded capacity for beginning important research on our HIV patients.  The addition of CD4 count and Viral Load ...

Written on Aug 1 2008