A trial was designed in which health care workers in Asia, Africa, and Europe will receive two old drugs used against malaria.
Outbreaks and Epidemics
The emergency authorization of malaria drugs for use towards fighting coronavirus has received backlash from former FDA executives.
To understand the true extent of the new coronavirus, researchers across the United States are examining donated blood.
Peter Slevin, associate professor of journalism at Campus Consortium partner Medill School of Journalism, details Illinois' struggle to fight coronavirus with an "inadequate" federal response.
Many websites are tracking the disease and death caused by the coronavirus. But one of the earliest, an online dashboard run by Johns Hopkins University, has become the go-to place for the latest data on coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
Reporting Fellow alum Praveena Somasundaram from Guilford College explores how UNC students are grappling with whether or not to go home to immunocompromised family members.
Scientists have come up with a way for you to hear the coronavirus.
Rural health care workers in the Philippines face great danger amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Debate ensues over the possibility that COVID-19 can spread through the air.
Maranie Staab, our 2020 Reporting Fellow from Syracuse University, speaks to the global impact of coronavirus, reporting on life in Moria, Europe's largest refugee camp on the Greek island of Lesbos.
Reporting Fellow Alum Brian Munoz photographs students at Carbondale Community High School after senior year is cut short due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Companies and labs around the world have been racing to produce tests for COVID-19 antibodies in people’s blood.
Global aid agencies floundered for months before tackling the Ebola outbreak. Faster care could have improved survival rates and helped scientists find a cure for the virus.
Aid organizations and governments spend billions on public health aid in developing countries. Why do so many Ebola and TB clinics still lack basic resources?
Advanced technologies for tuberculosis testing could save millions of lives, but only if they are designed to reach those who need them most: the poor in the developing world.
Students journey across the globe to report on issues that matter—from migration to global health and indigenous land rights.
Frontline health workers ignored and underpaid in $3.3 billion fight against Ebola.
View 2014 Campus Consortium symposium with journalists and professors focusing on human rights and the global fight against AIDS at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Scientific detective timeline tracing the origins of HIV nominated for best science website.
Matter of ACT Special Mention Award for Best Film goes to 'The Abominable Crime.'
Who is looking out for journalists, especially freelancers, working in hostile environments and conflict zones?
Targeting care to poor and developing communities reduces stigma and deters development of drug-resistant strains of TB. Can a new diagnostic test be the turning point in the fight against TB?
Ebola is on the wane in West Africa but pregnant women and newborn children remain vulnerable to its effects.
Journalist goes to cover military efforts in Liberia, finds hope instead.