February 12, 2016 /
Like so many of Mao’s pronouncements, it sounded simple. “The South has a lot of water; the North lacks water. So if it can be done, borrowing a little water and bringing it up might do the trick.”
February 11, 2016 /
Studies show that more young people than ever before are sexually active, but without proper sexual reproductive health information and access to contraception, they are left in the dark.
February 10, 2016
Why don’t certain vaccines work as well in low-income countries as they do in the U.S. and other high-income countries? And how can we shrink the gap?
February 9, 2016
Vaccines for rotavirus, cholera and other diseases result in relatively weak immunity among children in Asia and Africa. Can treating pervasive, chronic gut disease boost vaccine performance?
February 9, 2016 /
The rotavirus vaccine is now included in routine immunization in many countries around the world. But can researchers find ways to boost its performance to save more lives in low-income countries?
February 6, 2016 /
Dr. Genesis Samonte of the Philippine Department of Health explains the HIV stats to better understand the story behind the numbers.
February 4, 2016
Ross Velton describes how Sri Lanka has become a world leader in the supply of corneas. But what's driving this surprising new export?
February 3, 2016
Big Data is coming to global health. But who should decide who lives and dies: Doctors on the front lines or a mathematical formula?
February 3, 2016
In his project, "The Life Equation," grantees Rob Tinworth and Miles O'Brien explore the concept of "big data" and the cost effectiveness of global health.
February 3, 2016 /
Where is the balance between economic calculations that save more lives in the long-term and the individual human right to health care in the near?