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Posted by Duncan Maru This Easter Sunday, I sat with my family at The Paulist Center in Boston, my mother’s Catholic Church.  The pastor in his sermon told the story of Bishop Oscar Romero, the Salvadoran Bishop, who spoke out against his militant government’s violence, and whose visionary voice was silenced when he was assassinated [...]

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Posted by Mark Arnoldy ————- Mark Arnoldy is the Executive Director of Nyaya Health. Tweet This Post

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Posted by Payel Gupta Ultrasound is an excellent and portable technique which allows healthcare professionals to identify abnormalities within the human body.  Ultrasound is used to visualize muscles, tendons, and many internal organs, as well as to capture their size, structure, and any pathological lesions in real time images.  It provides a great tool for [...]

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Posted by Mark Arnoldy ———— Mark Arnoldy is the Executive Director of Nyaya Health. Tweet This Post

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Jim Yong Kim Named World Bank President

Posted by Ryan Schwarz In an unprecedented and historic moment, Dr. Jim Yong Kim was named President of the World Bank this week. As one of Nyaya’s long-standing inspirations and mentors, Dr. Kim is one of the founders of Partners In Health, the current president of Dartmouth College, and one of the world’s foremost experts [...]

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Posted by Ryan Schwarz When I first joined the Nyaya family in late 2008, our annual revenue was $76,631.  After all calculations were tallied earlier this year, our annual revenue for 2011 turned out to be $552,333 — quite the jump.  But what was even more obvious than our growth thus far, was still how [...]

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Posted by Minoo Ramanathan ———————— Minoo is a recent graduate of Brown University.  She is currently the Executive Assistant for Nyaya Health. Tweet This Post

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Posted by Ryan Schwarz While the Achham district has become more developed since Nyaya began its work in 2008, there are still very few roads, a poor system of reliable and affordable transportation, and limited healthcare infrastructure.  Practically-speaking, for those living in Achham and surrounding districts, this means it can be exceedingly difficult to reach [...]

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Posted by Laura Harvey Lara Harvey is a volunteer with Nyaya Health. She recently visited Bayalpata Hospital and took pictures of “A Day at Bayalpata Hospital.”  Attached are a series of pictures which capture day-to-day life at the hospital through the eyes of a volunteer. —————— Dr. Lara Harvey is an Obstetrician and Gynecologist Resident at Beth Israel Deaconess in Boston [...]

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Nyaya from Afar

Posted by Dick Katzman MD Several years ago I was asked by colleagues from the America Nepal Medical Foundation to see what I could learn about an organization called Nyaya Health, which had contacted us looking for financial support.  Nyaya was based at Yale Medical School, a young NGO created by students there, and since [...]

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Posted by Minoo Ramanathan —————– Minoo is a recent graduate of Brown University. She is currently the Executive Assistant for Nyaya Health. Tweet This Post

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