• New IAPHL Group e-Mentoring Program
    We are excited to announce the IAPHL Group E-Mentoring Program as a response to the expressed need of our members. The program will provide members with opportunities to explore a specific supply chain technical area (e.g., Procurement, M&E of supply Chain, Forecasting, etc.). The mentoring will take place over the course of 3 months in a group setting, using internet platforms to connect our global members. Applications for the program closed August 22, but future opportunities to join the program will be available.
  • Free Online Supply Chain Course Now Available!
    We are pleased to provide access to a free online course called Lessons in Logistics Management for Health Commodities. This is a self-directed learning course that you can take at your own pace, and all you need is an internet connection! Once you finish the course, you can print out proof of your completion. The online course features 8 interactive sessions. You can access the course here or on our Resource Library page.
  • HR as a barrier to effective health supply chains
    On April 14th, 2014, IAPHL members discussed human resources (HR) as a barrier to effective health supply chains. This conversation was facilitated by Pamela Steele, director and principal consultant at Pamela Steele Associated (PSA) Ltd, a consultancy specializing in supply chain management in the international development and humanitarian sectors. This discussion served as the first in a series of three on HR as a barrier to supply chain management effectiveness, existing solutions, and potential educational approaches. Read more...
  • Exploring the role of “multiplicity” in public health supply chains
    Throughout September, IAPHL members discussed the role of multiplicity in public health supply chains, and shared experiences that they have had with multiplicity in their own countries. The discussion was facilitated by Alan Bornbusch (USAID) and James Bates (JSI), who recently published a paper about multiplicity in Global Health: Science and Practice.
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  • IAPHL at the Global Health Supply Chain Summit
    The 6th annual Global Health Supply Chain Summit took place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia in November of 2013. Participants explored and shared the latest emerging trends and tools in today’s global health supply chains with the goal of improving services to the public who rely on them. Representatives and experts from academia, NGOs, country governments, implementing agencies, and donor countries gathered for three days. Read more...
  • Become a Member
    The IAPHL gives a voice to individuals committed and dedicated to improving the availability of quality health products in developing countries. As a member, you become an advocate of the profession from the pharmacist or nurse who manages a small rural clinic to the manager who runs a central warehouse. Join today