International Day of People with Disabilities: 3 December 2020

International Day of People with Disabilities: 3 December 2020

International Day of People with Disabilities: 3 December In 1992, the United Nations introduced this International Day of celebration for people living with disabilities to be held on 3 December each year. The theme for this year is “Not all Disabilities are...
World Diabetes Day: 14 November 2020

World Diabetes Day: 14 November 2020

About World Diabetes Day In 1991, World Diabetes Day was established by the International Diabetes Federation and the World Health Organisation in response to growing concerns about the escalating health threat posed by diabetes. The day aims to promote the importance...
World Arthritis Day: 12 October 2020

World Arthritis Day: 12 October 2020

About World Arthritis Day In 1996, Arthritis and Rheumatism International (ARI) established World Arthritis Day. The aim of the day is to raise awareness of rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases (RMDs) all over the world. The theme of this year’s campaign is Don’t...
World Mental Health Day: 10 October 2020

World Mental Health Day: 10 October 2020

About World Mental Health Day In 1992, the World Federation for Mental Health established World Mental Health Day to bring attention to mental illness and its major effects on peoples’ lives worldwide, through promoting mental health education, awareness and advocacy...
World Alzheimer’s Day: 21 September 2020

World Alzheimer’s Day: 21 September 2020

About World Alzheimer’s Day World Alzheimer’s Day is a worldwide campaign to raise awareness and highlight challenges faced by people affected by dementia. It is an opportunity for people and organisations to demonstrate how we can overcome these issues and help...

ADVANCE 2020 grant program: applications open

Pfizer Inc. and Eli Lilly and Company are pleased to announce the call for proposals for the 3rd Global Awards for Advancing Chronic Pain Research (ADVANCE), an independently-reviewed, competitive grants program. The Global Awards for Advancing Chronic Pain Research...