THE EQUITY INITIATIVE

China Medical Board
Announces the
appointment of
Dr. Barbara J. Stoll
as President

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The 2021 EI Fellowship
Program has been
postponed due to
COVID-19, and will reopen
for applications in July 2021

The 2020 Fellowship Application is Closed

WHO WE ARE

The Equity Initiative is an exciting program to nurture and facilitate the development of an entire generation of health equity leaders (500+) over a twenty-year period.

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WHAT WE DO

The Equity Initiative’s goal is to build a thriving and sustainable network of multi-sectoral actors to create a community for health equity in Southeast Asia and China.

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OUR FELLOWS

Our 2018 cohort of 23 Fellows come from 10 countries throughout the region, working in government, NGO, academic and private sectors.

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HOW TO APPLY

The online application for The Equity Initiative's 2019-2020 fellowship program is now open. If you're interested in becoming a Fellow, click below for more information.

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Our Fellowship Program

Our fellowship program facilitates the development of the next generation of leadership for health equity in Southeast Asia. Watch the video to learn more.

What is Health Equity?

Health equity is beyond health; it’s not just an issue for medical professionals or the health sector alone. Watch the video to learn about The Equity Initiative's launch in 2016.

Our Fellowship Program

Our fellowship program facilitates the development of the next generation of leadership for health equity in Southeast Asia. Watch the video to learn more.

Empowering The Next Generation Of Leaders For Health Equity

OUR PROGRAM

Health Equity

Equity Community

Health Equity Projects

Transformative Leadership Development

Research, Monitoring, Evaluation, Support

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China Medical Board Announces the appointment of Dr. Barbara J. Stoll as President

China Medical Board Announces the appointment of Dr. Barbara J. Stoll as President

Cambridge, MA, August 24, 2020. The Trustees of China Medical Board today announced the appointment of Dr. Barbara Joan Stoll as the next President of China Medical Board. Effective October 1, 2020 she will become President designate, and then Presid...

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Vignettes of Equity: A Glimpse into COVID-19 in Southeast Asia

Vignettes of Equity: A Glimpse into COVID-19 in Southeast Asia

  Foreword What a year 2020 has been! The COVID-19 pandemic has truly been an eye-opening and life-changing event in all of our lives. As the pandemic has unfolded, members of the 2019 cohort of EI Fellows took it upon themselves to reflect on w...

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Stories Behind the Masks

Stories Behind the Masks

14 Equity Initiative Fellows Share Their COVID-19 Experiences: Firsthand Impressions Across the Health Equity Spectrum in Southeast Asia and China Produced by Kotchakorn Voraakhom (2018 Equity Initiative Fellow) Edited by Ana P. Santos (2018 Equity I...

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