Meet Brianne Kallam

(written by Erin Pfeiffer) Kybele is pleased to introduce Brianne Kallam as the new program associate for the organization. Brianne will support the Ghana Making Every Baby Count Initiative by monitoring several quality- improvement initiatives at Ridge Regional Hospital and coordinating efforts to expand project activities to four regional hospitals. The following interview illuminates the […]

Fulbright Scholar Dr. Craig Palmer to Work in Serbia

Article by Erin Pfeiffer Kybele is thrilled to announce that Fulbright Scholar Dr. Craig Palmer will work alongside our Serbia partners in 2016. Palmer, an obstetric anesthesiologist, has served on the faculty at the University of Arizona more than 25 years and became acquainted with Kybele over the past decade as a regular attendee at […]

MEBCI – Kybele Stakeholders Meeting

Article by Sebnem Ucer Making Every Baby Count Initiative (MEBCI) is a collaborative project between the Ghana Health Service (GHS), PATH, and Kybele.  The project’s goal is for 90% of babies born in targeted health facilities to receive essential newborn care and interventions to address asphyxia, infection, and prematurity according to the government guidelines.  Kybele hosted […]

SOAP Outreach Grant Awarded to Kybele Serbian Team Leaders

Kybele Serbian team leaders, Drs. Ivan Velickovic and Curtis Baysinger received the 2015 Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology (SOAP) International Outreach Grant on a project entitled “Intrathecal Morphine Chloride with Sodium Edetate for Post Cesarean Section Analgesia”.  This study, which will involve 2,000 patients over three years, has the potential to significantly improve postoperative […]