Post-Polio Health International's mission
is to enhance the lives and independence of
polio survivors and home ventilator users through
Education, Advocacy, Research and Networking.

This week at PHI ...

Polio survivors in Sierra Leone describe their Polio Challenge Association. PHI asked them to tell us more about the organization and their needs – please seeCan you help? Pass this request along.

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Polio Place

Explore the past, the present and help build a promising future for the world’s polio survivors.  

You are invited to learn by searching the major sections and sub-sections and to add your knowledge to help others. Visit often!



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PHI's quarterly newsletter contains
current information about the late effects of polio, updates about post-polio related and neuromuscular respiratory research, as well as articles that offer practical and useful advice by experienced survivors and health care professionals. Available with Membership.

  Remember POLIO? Have you heard
  Click for Post-Polio Health Care Considerations for Families and Friends Flowchart
  What is Post-Polio Syndrome?
  Ask Dr. Maynard
  Promoting Positive Solutions
by Rhoda Olkin, PhD and Stephanie T. Machell, PsyD
  and more ...


WE'RE STILL HERE! October 12-18, 2014 PHI Proclaim to the World!

Post-Polio Health International adopted WE’RE STILL HERE! in 2007 as the slogan for its annual awareness campaign. Contact for permission to use.

  See past activities.
  and more ...



Request for Proposals for 2014
(deadline February 3, 2014)
   Request for Proposals Guidelines (PDF)
   Applicant Information (Word)

  Live in Houston area? Want to participate in research?
PHI Announces 2013 Research Award
and contact
  2011 Grants
  and more ...


  Post-Polio Directory (free pdf, updated 8-18-14)
  Resources for support groups
  Post-polio conferences around the world
  PHI Membership Memos (2009-2012)
  and more ...










This site updated 9-18-14

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