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Physicians Working To Bring Health Care To Remote, Rural Areas Of Thailand, Liberia

Global Health NOW: In Thailand, $3 a Month Could Boost Migrant Health “…To bring better health — and dignity — to [migrants living in Thailand along the Thai-Burmese border,] a transient group trapped in the gaps between two health care systems along a porous border, … French-born, Thai-based physician [Nicolas…

Special Issue Of Global Health Governance Available Online

Global Health Governance: Special Issue: Political Science in Global Health This special issue of Global Health Governance features articles on various topics, including political science research in global health politics and policy, framing global health as a human rights issue, and international relations and the global politics of health (12/5).

USAID Publishes New Issue Of ‘FrontLines’

USAID: FrontLines The November/December issue of USAID’s FrontLines features articles on various topics, including the Himalayan Cataract Project, which “has treated millions of patients to restore their sight, quickly and affordably, eliminating nearly all treatable blindness in Nepal,” and a Nepalese program that uses DNA analysis to protect wildlife and…

India To Offer Injectable Contraceptives As Part Of No-Cost Family Planning Program

Inter Press Service: Debate Roils India Over Family Planning Method “The Indian government’s decision to make injectable contraceptives available to the public for free under the national family planning program (FPP) has stirred debate about women’s choices in the world’s largest democracy and second most populous country…” (Lal, 11/29). Quartz:…

December 2016 Issue Of WHO Bulletin Available Online

WHO: Bulletin of the World Health Organization The December 2016 WHO Bulletin includes editorials, news, and research and policy articles on various topics including an editorial on global health security, solidarity, and sustainability; a news article on achieving an AIDS-free generation in Cuba; and a perspective piece on a human…

Pharmaceutical Company Executives Discuss Future Of Lower Profits

Financial Times: Pharma giants see future of lower health care profits “For the hundreds of executives gathered in London recently for the FT’s annual pharmaceutical conference, the words of GlaxoSmithKline chief Sir Andrew Witty highlighted the problems facing the industry in the decades ahead. Despite pouring many billions of dollars…

More Innovative Financial Models Needed For Vaccine, Drug Development

Fortune: Urgently Needed: A New Financial Model for Vaccine Development Clifton Leaf, deputy editor of Fortune “…While there’s, sadly, an enormous ready market for an HIV vaccine, and therefore an incentive for drugmakers to pursue decades worth of investment here, there are scores of infectious diseases for which there is…

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