Novel coronavirus (160) DFID gives £500,000 to address health misinformation (3)

19 March, 2020

Great news Neil. You should be at the forefront. [*see note below]

Best wishes

Jo

Dr. Jo Vallis, Chair

FRIENDS OF CHITAMBO SCIO, Registered Charity No. SC044337

_Working Towards a Healthier Chitambo District_

Mobile telephone number: +44(0)7791262918

email: jo@friendsofchitambo.org.uk

Skype: jandrval24

web address: [1]www.friendsofchitambo.org.uk [1]

Facebook page:https://www.facebook.com/friendsofchitambo/ [2]

Links:

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[1] http://www.friendsofchitambo.org.uk

[2] https://www.facebook.com/friendsofchitambo/

HIFA profile: Jo Vallis is a Medical Sociologist with a general and paediatric nurse/nurse teaching background. She is Chair of Scottish registered charity, Friends of Chitambo SCIO, which supports health projects in Chitambo District, central Zambia: web address: www.friendsofchitambo.org.uk;

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/friendsofchitambo

She is Project Lead for a Scottish Government funded project on ‘Strengthening emergency care communications in Chitambo District, central Zambia’, now in its 3rd 2-year funding round.

Jo recently retired from her post as Research Officer within NHS Education for Scotland (NES), in order to continue the work with Chitambo in a voluntary capacity.

Email addresses: jo@friendsofchitambo.org.uk; jovallis AT hotmail.com

[*Note from HIFA moderator (Neil PW): Thank you Jo, yes I am sure we/HIFA can make an important contribution to this effort. I have contacted the consortium to offer our support and will keep you all updated. http://www.hifa.org/dgroups-rss/novel-coronavirus-152-debunking-fake-inf... ]