November 10, 2014 /
Jon Sawyer, Sonia Shah
"Mapping Cholera" presentation and panel discussion with Sonia Shah, Annie Sparrow, Pablo Mayrgundter and Jonathan Epstein, moderated by Jon Simon.
November 10, 2014 / Discourse in Progress
Sonia Shah
When a cholera epidemic hit New York City in 1832, it was as frightening and misunderstood as Ebola is today.
October 14, 2014 /
Sonia Shah, Dan McCarey
"Mapping Cholera: A Tale of Two Cities" is now available to embed for free, anywhere.
July 9, 2013
Caroline D'Angelo
Kirkus Reviews awards a star to our enhanced e-book for iPad, "Voices of Haiti." Get your copy today.
May 9, 2013 / Untold Stories
Mary Chind, Tony Leys
Photojournalist Mary Chind recalls the memorable beginning of a trip for American volunteers who traveled to rural Haiti with Community Health Initiative.
May 9, 2013 / Des Moines Register
Mary Chind, Tony Leys
Volunteers from the Community Health Initiative are seen here in action during their week-long clinics in rural Haiti, where they meet with hundreds of villagers.
May 5, 2013 / Des Moines Register
Mary Chind, Tony Leys
Take a look at Des Moines Register photojournalist Mary Chind's images for a glimpse of life in rural Haiti.
May 2, 2013 / Des Moines Register
Tony Leys, Mary Chind
Young Haitian community health workers, hired by the Iowa group, monitor public health in villages year round.
April 29, 2013 / Des Moines Register
Tony Leys, Mary Chind
Most Americans are unaware of Haiti's story, which began with a slave revolt and has included up-and-down relations with its giant neighbor, the United States.
April 29, 2013 / Des Moines Register
Tony Leys, Mary Chind
Iowa doctors sense that Haitian women are willing to talk about birth control, even if many hesitate to use specific forms of it. The doctors offer it while being careful not to push too hard.
April 29, 2013 / Untold Stories
Tony Leys, Mary Chind
Even if you've read about Haiti, it's startling to see the stark poverty that exists just 90 minutes away from Miami.
April 26, 2013
Tom Hundley
Senior Editor Tom Hundley shares this weeks reporting on the Ethiopian and American parents misled by adoption agencies and the Iowa medics providing healthcare in rural Haiti.
April 26, 2013 / Des Moines Register
Tony Leys, Mary Chind
A reporter is struck by the openness and graciousness shown by people living in some of the world's toughest situations.

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