Coronavirus: a pandemic that spells out social inequalities

The effects of the new coronavirus and actions aimed at combating the covid-19 pandemic led important debates at the UFBA 2020 Virtual Congress. One...

HIV prevention project creates strategies to assist adolescents during the pandemic

To continue offering sexual health and HIV prevention services during the pandemic, PrEP 15-19 adopted new care and telemonitoring strategies for the adolescents monitored...

ISC study points out neighborhoods with the best and worst social...

Social isolation measures have irregular adherence between the neighborhoods of Salvador and vary according to the population's living conditions. This is what a study led...

Impact of the pandemic on education is uneven, says document

The National Institute of Educational Studies and Research Anísio Teixeira (Inep) announced, last Wednesday (20), the postponement of the exams of the National High...

UFRGS offers free course on “Coronavirus and Health Inequities”

The Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), through the Lúmina platform, is offering, free of charge, the course “Coronavirus and Health Iniquities:...

Selection Notice for Public Health Intervention Program in Communities – ISC...

From May 10 to June 10, 2020, the registration of candidates for the Public Health Intervention Program in Low-Income Urban Communities in Salvador will...

Health workers are at higher risk for infectious and parasitic diseases,...

Health workers, especially those who work in assistance and surveillance, are among the group of professionals most at risk for work-related infectious and parasitic...

Covid-19 shows greater vulnerability for informal workers, warns researcher from ISC...

Without registration in the portfolio, they are not entitled to FGTS, maternity leave or any government assistance in case of unemployment. According to data from...

Watch Professor Jairnilson Paim’s presentation at CONSACODEVI 2020 – Venezuela

“Collective Health in Latin America” was the theme of the presentation by Professor Jairnilson Paim (ISC / UFBA) during the II Convention on the...