Manjushree Vidyapith School

The Manjushree Vidyapith School cares for and educates needy children from a vast area of the Northeast Himalaya, Indo-Tibet border. The organization’s focus is on the upliftment and protection of girls and differently abled children. The school reports that they place great emphasis on human kindness, compassion and love with a hope to inspire young people to act with a good heart, to become leaders in their communities and to help bring peace to the world.

Northside Center

Northside Center provides children and families the support they need to overcome adversity and thrive. Our high quality outcome-driven behavioral, mental health and education services propel struggling children forward… away from the ill-effects of poverty and racism; toward a future limited only by the scope of their dreams.

The Magdi Yacoub Global Heart Foundation

The Magdi Yacoub Global Heart Foundation works to dramatically change the health outcomes of the most vulnerable, particularly children, by improving comprehensive, advanced cardiac care available to all people in need, free of charge.

Village Health Works

Village Health Works’ mission is to provide quality, compassionate health care in a dignified environment while also addressing the root causes of illness, poverty, violence, and neglect.

Medic Mobile

Medic Mobile’s mission is to advance good health and human flourishing for and with the hardest-to-reach communities. The organization builds technology that helps health workers deliver equitable care and serves as the steward of the Community Health Toolkit open-source project. This software supports more than 26,000 health workers delivering care and services, door-to-door, through one million home visits each month. 

Health Equity International

Health Equity International is dedicated to providing essential health services to the people of Southern Haiti, especially the most vulnerable. We are committed to building a comprehensive, efficient, and resilient health system that provides high quality care. We believe that ensuring access to life-saving and life-changing health services is a critical component to building strong and productive communities.

The Family Center

The Family Center’s mission is to strengthen families affected by crisis, illness or loss to create a more secure present and future for their children. The Family Center offers evidence-based, trauma-informed social, legal, behavioral health and mental health services to New Yorkers and their families. Their team combines a keen business sense with a personalized approach, partnering with these families to plan their next steps and long-term solutions. Family Center trademarks are at-home visits and coordinated support strategies. Many client families are struggling with a severe trauma or loss. By staying with these families every step of the way, The Family Center builds stability, trust, and sustainable results. Staff work to provide immediate care and ensure a secure future for parents and children. Working with The Family Center, vulnerable NYC children and families stay stronger, longer.

Deerfield Announces Strategic Collaboration with Peking Union School of Public Health to Advance Healthcare in China

New York, New York –October 17, 2016 – Deerfield announced today a strategic collaboration with the Peking Union School of Public Health (PUSPH) to advance healthcare in China. Deerfield and PUSPH will collaborate to address healthcare needs in China using PUSPH’s local expertise and Deerfield’s US and European experience.  The collaboration aims at sharing its findings through peer-reviewed joint publications.

The collaboration will focus on areas such as medicine procurement, supply chain management, antibiotics misuse, and hospital service quality assessment.

Deerfield will work closely with the PUSPH Dean Dr. Yuanli Liu and Food and Drug Safety and Policy Research Director Dr. Jing Sun.  Dr. Yuanli Liu founded the US-China Health Summit during his tenure at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health prior to joining PUSPH.  Over the years, he has been committed to creating direct discussion among policy makers, academic experts and business leaders to transform global healthcare.   

Peking Union Medical College’s emphasis on preventive medicine and public health dates back to the 1920s, when John B. Grant chaired the Department of Public Health.  The new Peking Union School of Public Health(PUSPH) was established in 2014, with a mission to improve the public health by conducting inter-disciplinary, innovative and translational research, informing policy, serving communities, and educating future public health leaders.

 “It is our privilege to partner with Dr. Liu and the PUSPH to develop findings that can benefit the Chinese population and can also be shared globally to advance healthcare,” said Jim Flynn, Deerfield’s Managing Partner.“We look forward to a productive and innovative partnership.”

“We are excited to work with a health care expert like Deerfield that has the skills, broad based understanding and technical knowledge to help develop findings that can advance healthcare.” said Professor Yuanli Liu. 


PUSPH offers master and doctoral degrees in public health,epidemiology, social medicine and health management etc.

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About Deerfield

Deerfield is an investment management firm committed to advancing healthcare through investment, information and philanthropy.

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Deerfield Management Company
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The Water Trust

The Water Trust equips rural villages in Africa to provide children with a healthy environment to grow, starting with access to clean water.

The Water Trust is an independent nonprofit health organization focused on empowering rural communities to reduce preventable death and disease by creating access to safe water and a healthy, clean environment.