Tuesday, January 17, 2012

HHS.gov Update: Secretary Sebelius visits India

HHS Secretary Sebelius visits India 
This week, HHS Secretary Sebelius traveled to India. In India, Secretary Sebelius has addressed Polio, building a U.S.-India partnership on a Global Disease Detection Center, and emphasized HHS’ commitment to advancing global causes of the HHS Global Health Strategy.
HHS Secretary Sebelius administers polio vaccine to a child in India.
HHS Secretary Sebelius administers polio vaccine to a child in India. 
See more photos from her trip.

January 13, 2012
Global Disease Detection India Center Event
New Delhi, India
“For over 40 years, HHS has supported U.S.-India health collaboration through our attaché assigned to the U.S. Embassy in New Delhi.  Today, we have a team of more than 30 U.S. and local health professionals who work with our Indian colleagues on issues ranging from food safety to AIDS outreach and prevention to joint biomedical research on cancer. Our collaborations have  had the Government of India’s strong support as we continue working together to address the critical health care challenges here in India and around the world.”
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