Welcome to our Newest Team Member, Research Assistant, Nandita Rajshekhar!

Nandita Rajshekhar joins the Hope Through Health team as a research assistant who is passionate about implementation science, global health, and the opportunity to incorporate findings directly into healthcare policy and practice.   Shortly after completing an undergraduate degree in Molecular Genetics at The Ohio State University, Nandita began considering research beyond mice and microscopes. […]

Similar, but different: Peer learning exchange improves quality of healthcare in Togo and Rwanda

In January 2017, HTH partnered with Health Builders to participate in the 2017 CHMI Learning Exchange program. In this blog, Pernille Hoej, Hope Through Health’s Maternal and Child Health Program Coordinator, describes the experience. This blog originally appeared on the Center for Health Market Innovations blog.   During our short trip to Rwanda, a phrase we often heard was, “You […]

Introducing Our New Medical Director!

Hope Through Health is thrilled to have Dr. Komlan Nabissan Kenkou join our staff as the new Medical Director! Dr. Kenkou has extensive experience working within the public health sector and is a lifetime champion of health equity. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Statistics; a Master’s Degree in Public Health from the University of Aix-Marseille; a Master’s […]

Hope Through Health Recognized for Commitment to Vulnerable Populations

The numbers behind the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Togo mask a hidden threat. While an overall prevalence rate of 3.2% in Togo might suggest an epidemic that is slowly but surely coming under control, the risk is much more significant for certain vulnerable populations. Notably, in sex workers and men who have sex with men (MSM), […]

All Staff Retreat 2017

On May 26th, Hope Through Health hosted its second annual All Staff Retreat. With over one hundred employees spread out over 10 different locations throughout Togo, the retreat offered the chance to bring everyone together for one day to focus on our shared mission: delivering high-quality healthcare to neglected populations. Not since last year have […]

We’re hiring!

We’re looking for dynamic, self-starters to join our team! If you have research experience or are marketing and communications savvy, check out the below openings. 1. Manager of Marketing and Communications  2. Research Assistant    

A Day In The Life of Kpindi’s Health Center Staff

The Kpindi health center is the smallest of the four satellite clinics that Hope Through Health serves, and arguably the most in need of attention and repair. Ali, the pharmacist in Kpindi, sits at his desk surrounded by stacks of cardboard boxes and plywood shelves. “There are basic things that we lack here. The solar […]

Help us renovate three health centers!

Being a patient at the health center in Kpindi, Sarakawa, or Djamde in northern Togo, is filled with challenges. It means sitting on a bench with a row of other patients, mostly mothers holding babies, all waiting to be seen by the nurse. It often means enduring a lack of privacy in the crowded hospitalization room […]

Lights shine on patients and staff in Kpindi

Imagine you live in a rural village in Northern Togo, you are 9 months pregnant and when you feel the contractions of labor you travel on a motorcycle along the dirt road to the local health clinic to deliver. But it is after 7 pm and on this latitude it means that the sun has […]

Come fête with us!

JOIN US!  Fête de Charité, Hope Through Health’s Annual NYC Benefit, will be held on Friday April 28th from 7pm to 10pm. A cocktail party to celebrate health for all in Togo. Food, cocktails, silent auction, film and remarks. Please join us at Locanda Verde (377 Greenwich St, New York City). All proceeds will support Hope Through […]