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BACKGROUND 2019 – Bolsa Familia may reduce tuberculosis rates, studies from...

On March 24, World Tuberculosis Day is celebrated. According to data from the Bahia State Department of Health (Sesab), 4,750 cases of the disease were...

Special Student Selection 2019.2 – PPGSC/ISC/UFBA

Between July 8 and 12, registration will be open for Special Student of the Post-Graduate Program in Public Health. The candidate can apply for enrollment...

BACKGROUND 2019 – ISC / UFBA study investigates risk for leptospirosis...

According to data from the Bahia State Department of Health (Sesab), 70 cases of leptospirosis, an infectious disease transmitted to humans by rodent urine,...

BACKGROUND 2019 – Brazil may register 50,000 premature deaths by 2030,...

Fiscal austerity measures, such as Constitutional Amendment 95/2016, which has frozen health spending for 20 years, as well as the retreat of the Mais...

BACKGROUND 2019 – “It’s a 30-year setback in mental health”, criticizes...

It was more than three decades before Brazil was able to implement a more humanized mental health model. But all this advance, which had as...

BACKGROUND 2019 – Dengue immunity may protect against Zika, says study...

People who have acquired immunity after dengue virus infection have a reduced risk of Zika virus (ZIKV) transmission. This is what a research conducted by...

To save money, UFBA will work overtime during recess

With information from Ascom / UFBA The Federal University of Bahia will operate during special hours, from 7:30 am to 1:30 pm, from January 6...
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“Me and ISC” Web Series – First chapter presents history of...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2wr3kLjC7xU&feature=youtu.be In the first chapter of the “Me and ISC” Web Series, the founding teachers explain the process of formation of the UFBA Institute of...

18/12 – Dissertation Defense – Fabíola Azevedo Araújo – ISC /...

“Challenges of comprehensive sickle cell disease care: limits and possibilities for professional awareness through an extension course in distance learning” Examining Board: Professor Clarice Santos Mota...

Public consultation open to review list of occupational diseases

With information from Sayonara Moreno, from Rádio Nacional  A list of work-related illnesses will be updated by the Ministry of Health. But for this, it...

Research Seminar – Interdisciplinarity and the Challenges of Collective Health Training

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sNk942Gox1c&feature=youtu.be Broadcasted live on December 6, 2019. Speakers: Mariana Bertol Leal - Secretariat of Specialized Health Care / Ministry of Health Professor Liliana Santos - ISC / UFBA Professor...