June 9, 2015
Bridget Huber visited operating rooms in Uganda and Mozambique while reporting on surgery's place on the global health agenda.
June 1, 2015
Students journey across the globe to report on issues that matter—from migration to global health and indigenous land rights.
May 28, 2015 /
At a hospital in eastern Uganda, a new technique for treating infant hydrocephalus was born. Now it's showing up in operating rooms across the world.
May 13, 2015 /
Even after successful surgery, the stigma of disability and the stress of raising a child with special needs can corrode family ties and compound the effects of poverty.
May 11, 2015
Daniella Zalcman is one of the winners in an emerging photographers competition.
May 4, 2015
Africa's life-saving surgeons aren't always doctors.
April 28, 2015 /
PRI's The World
A technique developed by an American surgeon in Uganda is now helping kids in the US as well. "Global surgery is a two-way street," says Dr. Benjamin Warf.
April 27, 2015 /
Billions of people worldwide do not have access to even the simplest surgical procedures. But a new global initiative hopes to change the situation.
April 27, 2015
Surgically-treatable conditions cause more death and disability than HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria, combined. Now, a group of doctors is pushing to put surgery on the global health agenda.
April 14, 2015 /
Outrage and Inspire
Pulitzer Center grantee Roger Thurow highlights innovative efforts in Uganda that can lead to achieving the goal of healthier children, mothers, and communities.