Heroes for Life at the Anáhuac del Norte University

28 de March de 2018 | 10:00 am
The 2018 Health Week was held at the Anáhuac del Norte University in Mexico City from March 20 to 23, where this prestigious University was invited to participate in the Heroes for Life (Héroes por la Vida) program of the Carlos Slim Foundation (CSF). Ms. Vanessa Slim, a spokeswoman for Heroes for Life, participated in ...

Harvard School of Public Health Visits MIDO® Health Space in Mexico City’s Metro Station

26 de March de 2018 | 10:00 am
Dr. Donna Spiegelman, professor of epidemiology and biostatistics of the Harvard School of Public Health visited on March 16 the MIDO® Health Space (Espacio de la Salud MIDO), located inside the ‘Cuatro Caminos’ Metro Station. In this busy Metro Station of Mexico City, the Integrated Measurement for Timely Detection (MIDO®) protocol was established to screen ...

Immunization Information System at the IMSS’s Innovation Olympics

19 de March de 2018 | 10:00 am
The Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS) held the 2nd Edition of the Innovation Olympics from March 13 to 15, a contest of ideas and innovative experiences in different fields and professional disciplines, in order to improve healthcare to patients and enhance human talent in the country. For three days, national and international innovation leaders ...

Valuable results of the Mesoamerica Health Initiative are presented in Washington, DC

12 de March de 2018 | 10:00 am
The Mesoamerican Health Initiative (Iniciativa Salud Mesoamérica, ISM), which started in 2010, is a public-private partnership established between the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Carlos Slim Foundation (CSF), the Government of Spain, the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and governments of the seven countries of Central America and the state of Chiapas in Mexico. The ISM ...

Carlos Slim Foundation participates in the 6th Annual World Patient Safety, Science & Technology Summit

26 de February de 2018 | 10:00 am
Carlos Slim Foundation and the Patient Safety Movement Foundation announce a new partnership with the aim of eliminating preventable deaths in patients by the year 2020. In order to improve maternal and child health in Mexico and prevent maternal deaths, Carlos Slim Foundation, in partnership with the Ministry of Health and IMSS Prospera , operates ...

Carlos Slim Foundation is screening ‘Cadena de Vida’ in different venues around the country

10 de February de 2018 | 10:00 am
As part of the actions of the Heroes for Life campaign, which promotes the altruistic donation of organs and tissues, Carlos Slim Foundation, with the support of the Cinepolis Foundation, screened the documentary ‘Cadena de Vida’ (Chain of Life). The documentary tells the story of four people suffering from chronic renal failure, who even though ...

New Initiative to Eradicate Malaria in Central America and the Dominican Republic

1 de February de 2018 | 10:00 am
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Carlos Slim Foundation today announced an initiative to support seven Central American countries and the Dominican Republic in taking the final steps necessary to eliminate malaria in their territories. The Regional Malaria Elimination Initiative (RMEI) will bring $83.6 million in new funds, and ...

Call for Candidates for Carlos Slim Health Awards Extended

4 de December de 2017 | 10:00 am
The Carlos Slim Health Awards were created to recognize individuals and institutions committed to improving the health of the Mexican and Latin America populations. Throughout more than 10 years these awards have recognized the innovative work in areas such as research, health care programs and development of human resources to meet the major challenges in ...

Outstanding Medical and Nursing Staff Recognized for their Extraordinary Performance

20 de November de 2017 | 10:00 am
The 1st Meeting of Personal Excellence in health was held on 30th October, which operates the care models of Chronic Disease, CASALUD and Maternal and Child Health, AMANECE. These models have been created and promoted by the Carlos Slim Foundation in order to improve the quality of care, making particular emphasis on each and every ...

Carlos Slim Foundation in the transplants event ‘Vidas Compartidas’

16 de October de 2017 | 10:00 am
The event for ‘Vidas Compartidas’ (Shares Lifes), a campaign for organ and tissue donation, was held in the facilities of the Institute for Social Security and Services for State Workers (ISSSTE) Buenavista in Mexico City on 13th October 2017. The event was aimed to recognized medical team of the institution involved in organ donation, organ ...
Carlos Slim Health Institute | Privacy Notice | Contact