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.

Proposals wanted!

Post-Polio Health International announces a
“Request for Proposals” for post-poliomyelitis research.

Deadline is October 1, 2015 (to be awarded in 2016).

Questions? Call 314-534-0475 or
email director@post-polio.org.

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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!


EDUCATION

 

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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
about the LATE EFFECTS OF POLIO?
  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 ...

ADVOCACY

 
WE'RE STILL HERE! October 12-18, 2014 www.post-polio.orgHelp PHI Proclaim to the World!

Send ideas for 2015. Post-Polio Health International adopted
WE’RE STILL HERE! in 2007 as the slogan for its annual awareness campaign. Contact info@post-polio.org for permission to use.

"Post-Polio Experts Present” posted on 
Polio Place
 during WE’RE STILL HERE! week in 2014.

The videos are now listed on a "landing page" in alphabetical order by last name of presenter.

  See past activities.
  and more ...

RESEARCH

  New Request for 2016 Research Award
 

PHI Announces 2014-15 Research Award

  and more ...

NETWORKING

 

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Post-Polio Directory
(free pdf, updated 2-25-15)

 

 

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Conversations on living well
with polio
 
and more by Sunny Roller.

  Resources for support groups
  Post-polio conferences around the world
  Info available from Promoting Healthy Ideas:
PHI’s 11th International Conference
  PHI Membership Memos (2009-2012)
  and more ...
   

 

This site updated 5-28-15

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