The NC Health and Wellness Trust Fund (HWTF) announces the first class of fellows selected for the newly created fellowship program focusing on health disparities in North Carolina. The fellowship program engages talented public health or social work professionals in ongoing efforts to help close the health disparities gap.
Gorrie family supports AIDS research partnership in Tanzania
The ground has been broken in Muhuru Bay, Kenya as construction begins for WISER.
The Progressive Health Fellowship is attempting to raise funds to support their summer trip to Uganda.
Michael Merson, M.D., international aids researcher, who has evaluated the relief program:
A new report from the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies calls for the Obama administration to significantly intensify its commitment to global health in the next four years by increasing funding for and placing greater importance on health when setting overall U.S. foreign policy.
A working group co-chaired by DGHI Director Michael Merson and PATH President Chris Elias has issued a series of working papers on issues related to discovery science for HIV/AIDS and development of new products to prevent, diagnose, or treat HIV/AIDS. Read more about the aids2031 initiative and the Science and Technology Working Group.
The Duke University Board of Trustees on Friday approved a new master’s degree program whose goal is to educate future leaders in fields that address global health challenges.
Kathryn Whetten, an associate professor in the Sanford Institute of Public Policy and director of Duke University’s Center for Health Policy, has spent more than a decade studying in detail the lives of HIV-positive people in the United States and Africa.