In an effort to strengthen the health system of Liberia, the National Public Health Institute of Liberia is currently conducting a three-day annual review of its activities in Buchanan, Grand Bassa.
Nearly a week following his inauguration, President George Weah has made dozens of additional appointments in government. The appointments, according to an Executive Mansion release issued on Saturday, affect several ministries and agencies of the government.
Academic activities at the William V. S. Tubman University in Maryland have resumed after coming to standstill on Tuesday, October 17, 2017, when students of the Engineering College made several demands for the university to improve the quality of education.
A few days before World Mental Health Day, Liberia’s chief medical officer, Dr. Francis Kateh, celebrated the graduation of 22 specialized child and adolescent mental health clinicians at the Monrovia City Hall.
The Carter Center’s international headquarters has applauded Liberia on the passage of a new law meant to improve mental health care and prevent discrimination against people with mental illnesses.
Liberia’s chief medical officer, Dr. Francis Kateh, says the unknown disease outbreak in Greenville, Sinoe — which has so far killed 12 people — is not transmissible.
At least 10 people have been reported dead as a result of an unknown disease in Greenville, Sinoe.
The World Health Organization has donated several materials to the Edward Snoh Grant Mental Hospital to help boost the hospital’s ability to address mental health issues in the country.