Peru

Since 1994, PIH’s sister organization in Peru, Socios En Salud (SES), has been treating disease and training community members to provide prevention and care for their neighbors in the shantytowns around Lima.

News

Happy Mother’s Day!

A photo essay celebrating mothers and their contributions at our sites around the world. Read More »

A team of nurses from PIH's partner organization in Peru travel to PIH's team in Haiti. Read More »

Earth Day 2010

Watch a slideshow of photos featuring PIH's work to improve and preserve the environments of the local communities we work with. Read More »

Teodulfo Blaas' MDR-TB diagnosis meant that he had to give up his job as a laborer. But thanks in part to SES, he's now a successful business owner. Read More »

World TB Day 2010

View a slideshow of images depicting PIH's work to fight tuberculosis at our sites around the world. Read More »

A team of nurses from PIH's partner organization in Peru lend a hand in Haiti. Read More »

Watch a slideshow featuring women from PIH projects around the world. Read More »

Last year, Geoff Gusoff arrived in Lima, Peru to volunteer with PIH's partner organization Socios En Salud (SES). After returning to the United States, he reflected on his experience. Read More »

Almost three decades after the emerging AIDS pandemic became widely recognized, staff and community members at Partners In Health sites around the world celebrated the achievements they and others have made in combating the spread and deadliness of the disease. Read More »

In recognition of its success in combating MDR-TB and other global health issues, Socios En Salud (PIH's partner organization in Peru) recently accepted two distinguished awards—one from the Carso Institute and the other from the Stop TB Partnership and the Kochon Foundation honoring leaders in the fight against tuberculosis. Read More »

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Blog

Research Articles

Publication date July 01, 2008
by Asencios, L., Yale, G., Yagui, M., Quispe, N., Taylor, A., Blaya, J., Contreras, C., Cegielski, P., Bayona, J., Bonilla, C., Shin, S.
International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease

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Publication date August 23, 2006
by Somocurcio J, Sotomayor A, Shin S, Portilla S, Valcarcel M, Guerra D, Furin JJ.
Thorax. 2006

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Publication date April 02, 2006
by Shin SS, Furin JJ, Alcantara F, Bayona J, Sanchez E, Mitnick CD.
Emerging Infectious Diseases. 2006;12(4):687-688.

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Publication date March 01, 2006
by Rich ML, Socci AR, Mitnick CD, Nardell EA, Becerra MC, Bonilla C, Bayona J, Seung KJ, Furin JJ, Farmer PE, Mukherjee JS
International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 2006

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Publication date January 01, 2006
by Drobac PC, Mukherjee JS, Joseph JK, Mitnick C, Furin JJ, del Castillo H, Shin SS, Becerra MC
Pediatrics. 2006;117(6):2022-2029

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Publication date January 01, 2006
by Chalco K; Guerra D; Llaro K; Mestanza L; Muñoz M; Palacios E; Shin S; Furin J; Sapag R; Acha J.
Socios En Salud Sucursal Perú

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Publication date July 01, 2005
by Solis L, Shin SS, Han LL, Llanos F, Stowell M, Sloutsky A
International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 2005;9(7):760-764

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Publication date June 01, 2005
by Drobac PC, del Castillo H, Sweetland A, Anca G, Joseph J, Furin, Shin S
Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2005;40(11):1689-1692.

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Publication date April 01, 2005
by Saravia JC, Appleton SC, Rich ML, Sarria M, Bayona J, Becerra MC
International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 2005;9(4):421-429

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Publication date March 01, 2005
by Shin S, Naroditskaya V, Sloutsky A, Werner B, Timperi R, Bayona J, Farmer P, Becerra
Microbial Drug Resistance. 2005;11(1):26-30

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Manuals


Publication date December 01, 2009
by Hind Satti and Kwonjune Seung.
World Health Organization

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by Main Editors: Julio Acha, Annika Sweetland, Humberto Castillo
Socios En Salud Sucursal Perú

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by Main Editor: Michael Rich
Socios En Salud Sucursal Perú

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Publication date June 01, 2006
by Partners In Health; Program in Infectious Disease and Social Change, Harvard Medical School; Division of Social Medicine and Health Inequalities, Brigham and Women's Hospital; François-Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health (2006)

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Publication date January 01, 2006
by Chalco K; Guerra D; Llaro K; Mestanza L; Muñoz M; Palacios E; Shin S; Furin J; Sapag R; Acha J.
Socios En Salud Sucursal Perú

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Publication date January 01, 2004
Grupo IECA - PARTNERS TB Control (Education, Training, Communication, Advocacy Group of PARTNERS TB Control)

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Publication date January 01, 2003

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Essays


Publication date January 01, 2006
by Editors: Emma Rubin de Celis. Rocío Sapag; Authors: Rocío Valverde and SES Team of Nurses.
Socios En Salud Sucursal Perú

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Publication date July 31, 2002
by Paul Farmer
Partners In Health

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Publication date February 23, 2001
by Paul Farmer
University of California Press

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Books


Publication date November 30, 2009
by Arachu Castro, Utpal Sandesara
Socios En Salud

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Publication date August 25, 2009
by Tracy Kidder
Random House

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Publication date January 01, 2006
by Chalco K; Guerra D; Llaro K; Mestanza L; Muñoz M; Palacios E; Shin S; Furin J; Sapag R; Acha J.
Socios En Salud Sucursal Perú

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Publication date April 01, 2004
by Annika Sweetland, Julio Acha, Dalia Guerra

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Publication date January 01, 2004
Grupo IECA - PARTNERS TB Control (Education, Training, Communication, Advocacy Group of PARTNERS TB Control)

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Newsletters


Publication date January 01, 2006
by Kanu Okike
Partners In Health

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Publication date January 01, 2005

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