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GlaxoSmithKline and Pro Mujer Extend Their Alliance To Increase Their Health Care Services in Mexico

In an event held yesterday at the Hotel Sheraton Maria Isabel in Mexico City, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and Pro Mujer extended their strategic alliance to strengthen the range of joint services in more communities and standardize health care model to benefit more than 66,000 clients of Pro Mujer in Mexico. The extension of the agreement – […]

Addressing Chronic Disease in Latin America: Pro Mujer’s Health Pilot Program One Year Later

By Jana Smith, Project Manager, Health and Human Development Services with contributions by Dr. Gabriela Salvador, MD, MPH, Director of Health & Human Development BLOG UPDATE (NOVEMBER 8, 2011) – To listen to Dr. Salvador talk about how Pro Mujer is addressing chronic diseases in Latin America, click here to listen to her on an EarthSky.org podcast. […]

GlaxoSmithKline and Pro Mujer: Making a Difference One Volunteer at a Time

By Kerry Murphy, Field Sales Supervisor and PULSE Volunteer (June – December 2010) When I first heard Andrew Witty, the CEO of GSK, speak of the GSK PULSE initiative, I knew I wanted to participate. The initiative, which was launched in 2009, empowers employees to make a sustainable difference for communities and patients in need by giving them an opportunity to use […]

Meet Maria, a Micro-Entrepreneur from Nicaragua

Eight years ago, Maria and her husband were struggling to support their family in León, Nicaragua, the second poorest country in the Americas after Haiti, where 48% of the population lives below the poverty line. To help make ends meet, her three children – ages 14, 21, and 23 – would wander the streets after […]

Voices from the Field: Pablo Salazar, Harvard Business School ’11 and Project Antares Team Member

As a second year MBA student at Harvard Business School (HBS), I was looking for an opportunity to learn about health delivery models that could be applied in Mexico – my home country. I had the fantastic opportunity to get involved with Pro Mujer on a semester-long field study with the objective of helping develop […]