moderated Congratulation Re: [IBPnetwork] Introduction: Neil Pakenham-Walsh,

Forsight 2000


I've been receiving for years HIFA newsletters etc. and wondered if the below message is in regards to major change in HIFA objectives?

The COVID 19 situation is an example of data crises as to those who are infected and those died resulting in chaos as to whose information is correct. It's a mess a crisis of what's happening. There is little criteria on the primary cause of death no standard etc efc.

This is an area we need standardization and agreed rules of information collected. WHO or another body should initiate such an undertaking.


Dr. Lawrence Wasserman USA 
Washington, D.C. 

On Jul 27, 2020, at 9:31 AM, Neil Pakenham-Walsh <neil@...> wrote:

Hello, I'm Neil Pakenham-Walsh, am working with to help create a world where everyone has access to reliable healthcare information, and where everyone is protected from misinformation. Looking forward to continue collaborating with and learning from you all. I'm also passionate about global health communities of practice and how we can collectively have more impact. We're working with Jhpiego and PATH on this:

Best wishes, Neil

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