Yearly Archives: 2019

General Assembly – Moral report from the Board Chair

Dear members, friends I thank you all for your presence at this General Meeting which brings us together once again with a major objective, that of renewing our Board of Directors. There is no doubt that the applicants for this Board are committed to carrying out CAREST’s missions by continuing and amplifying the work well […]

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CAREST network administration

CAREST is directed by a board of directors composed of 7 to 13 members elected during a General Assembly. A new board of directors was made up for 3 years during the constituting General Assembly held in november 15, 2019 at Gosier (Guadeloupe). An executive of 7 members has been designated by this new board […]

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Creation of a healthcare collaboration network for sickle cell disease in the Guiana Shield

The symposium on cross-border cooperation for sickle cell disease management lasted 3 days. The French Guiana Territorial Collectivity welcomed five delegations from the Guiana shield. An agreement has been signed and cooperation is now expected. It should promote research development It is only a draft framework agreement at the moment, but the healthcare players are […]

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Newborn screening in Grenada and Antigua and Barbuda

INTERREG CARES to support early detection and treatment of sickle cell disease in OECS countries Sickle cell disease screening will be launched for newborns in Grenada and Antigua and Barbuda. It is a part of the INTERREG CARES project aiming at bettering collaboration between Guadeloupe and Martinique, and the others members of the OECS (Organisation […]

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INTERREG CARES

The 2nd steering committee of the INTERREG CARES project took place in Guadeloupe on June 14-15 2019. Led by the Regional Health Agency of Guadeloupe, Sint Maarten and Sint Barthelemy, INTERREG CARES (Cooperation, Accessibility, Referrals, E-information System) aims at bettering the collaboration between health actors in the Caribbean.

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