Press Releases

PNIPH Launches the National Mammogram e-Registry

The PNIPH, in cooperation with the Ministry of Health, launched the National Mammogram e-Registry after conducting a training for Ministry of Health doctors and radiology technicians from four districts on using the registry.

Palestinian Cabinet Ratifies the PNIPH's law

The PNIPH’s law was ratified by the Cabinet during their weekly meeting, headed by the Prime Minister, Dr. Rami Al Hamdallah, on the 5th of April, 2016.  Dr. Rand Salman, the PNIPH project Director, said: "I feel proud and happy of this achievement. It is a big step towards&n...

PNIPH hosts consultants from the IARC for the development of the National Cancer Registry

A team from the International Agency of Cancer and Research (IARC) visited Palestine on the 27th of July, 2015 to provide the ‪‎PNIPH‬ with technical support in developing the National Cancer Registry.

Dr. Margaret Chan Visits the PNIPH

The Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) in Geneva, Dr. Margaret Chan,  visited the Palestinian National Institute of Public Health, one of the World Health Organization projects along with Regional-Director of WHO’s Eastern Mediterranean Region, Dr. Ala Olwan,  Re...

Palestine’s Prime Minister endorses institutionalization of the PNIPH project

The Acting Head of the WHO oPt office, Dr. Mahmoud Daher, met with the Prime Minister of Palestine, Dr. Rami Hamdallah, to discuss WHO activities in Palestine, and in particular the institutionalization of the ongoing project to establish a Palestinian National Institute of Public Health (PNIPH), fu...

PNIPH Starts an Initiative to Improve the National Road Traffic Database

The Palestinian National Institute of Public Health (PNIPH), one of the World Health Organization’s projects, conducted a workshop that aims at improving the national road traffic database. This initiative is implemented for the first time in Palestine in order to unify the coding standards wh...

Workshops to improve Non-Communicable Diseases and Reproductive Health Registries

In cooperation with the Palestinian Authority Ministry of Health and other institutions, the Palestinian National Institute of Public Health (PNIPH) Project, which is being set up by the World Health Organization (WHO) , conducted two consecutive workshops that aimed at supporting the improvement of Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) and reproductive health the registries, as part of the Institute’s’s overall action plan to improve the utilization of information for action.

A tool to Analyze the Managerial Reports of the Ministry of Health Hospitals

The Palestinian National Institute of Public Health, one of the World Health Organization projects, has developed an electronic instrument that helps hospital administrators in the Ministry of Health in analyzing monthly managerial reports.