Top media outlets, including NPR, The New York Times and The Los Angeles Times have reached out to Duke infectious disease experts for accurate information on the new coronavirus
The student-led international conference will feature speakers from the World Health Organization (WHO), University of York, McGill University, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Harvard University, FHI-360, the editor-in-chief of BMJ Global Health, and experts from Duke.
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For more than a decade, Wendy Prudhomme-O’Meara has called Kenya home. An infectious disease expert, the Duke associate professor of medicine and global health has focused much of her work on trying to better understand malaria in Kenya and on developing partnerships to improve care for those with the mosquito-borne illness.
Megan Huchko, director of the Center for Global Reproductive Health at Duke, is working in partnership with the Ministries of Health in central Uganda and western Kenya, to evaluate the best ways to implement HPV-based cervical cancer screening in rural areas. The findings could help address similar issues in the U.S.
The most memorable global health stories often involve high stakes, ingenious interventions and inspiring outcomes. Here, we share 12 of our favorite DGHI stories from 2019.
Fall 2019 Undergraduate Capstone projects addressed a variety of topics, including mental health in school children after serious storms and access to vaccines.