Tag Archives: Jane Bertrand

Tulane receives $7.2 million to continue family planning work in Democratic Republic of Congo

Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine has received $7.2 million from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the David and Lucile Packard Foundation for family planning research and programming in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). … Continue reading

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IN MEMORIAM: Dr. Neal A. Vanselow

A personal remembrance by Dr. Jane Bertrand, the Neal A. and Mary Vanselow Endowed Chair THE TULANE COMMUNITY was saddened to learn that Dr. Neal A. Vanselow passed away on April 5, 2016. I had the privilege of visiting his … Continue reading

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Unfinished Business: Family Planning in the DRC

To even a casual observer, the problems of rapid population growth are painfully evident in Kinshasa, a teeming city of 10 million and the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). The effects of ravaging poverty and poor … Continue reading

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