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    Research Training in Limited-Resource Settings: A Call for Equitable Partnerships

    Dr. Jim Kim, the president of the World Bank and one of the founders of Partners in Health, recently gave a talk about changing the focus of the World Bank, and cited two leading principles: “A preferential option for the poor and evidence-based medicine.” I could not agree more, and Read More

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    The MRI evidence in favor of cash transfers

    On July 15th, 2016, Dr. Jim Yong Kim, President of the World Bank and co-founder of the non-governmental organization Partners in Health, presented striking evidence that childhood stunting is not simply an issue of decreased height, but of diminished mental capacity in children and its damaging consequences for the social capital Read More

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    The Art of Letting Go and the Mandate of Going Further

    This piece was previously published in the National Medical Journal of India, Volume 29, Number 1, 2016, pages 30-31, and reprinted with permission.   In rural India, people get to the hospital on foot or by bicycles, rickshaws, public transport, hitchhiking, taxis, but rarely by the public ambulance, and even Read More

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    Food Producing Communities as Food Deserts

    The view from Xejuyu’ is breathtaking: green fields of fresh berries, feathery carrot tops, and blossoming broccoli line the mountainsides. The majority of the residents of this rural indigenous Guatemalan village are farmers, who grow a diverse set of vegetables in addition to local staples of corn and beans. Yet Read More

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    Announcing the new globalhealthdelivery.org!

    The Global Health Delivery Project is excited to announce the launch of the newly designed globalhealthdelivery.org! In addition to making the site easier to use on phones and tablets, you can now learn how our Global Health Delivery Intensive graduates apply lessons learned to everyday practice in our new Alumni Read More

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    Pediatric Critical Care in Botswana

    Botswana is a small, landlocked country in Southern Africa that is widely considered a development success story. Although the country is hailed for its impressive economic growth, good governance, fiscal management, and robust primary healthcare delivery, vast improvements in tertiary healthcare are urgently needed. Since 1978, Botswana has embraced the primary Read More

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    Kathryn Taylor

    Research Training in Limited-Resource Settings: A Call for Equitable Partnerships

    Sep. 26, 2016 – Dr. Jim Kim, the president of the World Bank and one of the founders of Partners in Health, recently gave a talk about changing the focus of the World Bank, and cited two leading principles: “A preferential option for the poor and evidence-based medicine.” I could not agree more, and Read More

    Martha Vega

    The MRI evidence in favor of cash transfers

    Sep. 19, 2016 – On July 15th, 2016, Dr. Jim Yong Kim, President of the World Bank and co-founder of the non-governmental organization Partners in Health, presented striking evidence that childhood stunting is not simply an issue of decreased height, but of diminished mental capacity in children and its damaging consequences for the social capital Read More

    Tim Laux

    The Art of Letting Go and the Mandate of Going Further

    Sep. 12, 2016 – This piece was previously published in the National Medical Journal of India, Volume 29, Number 1, 2016, pages 30-31, and reprinted with permission.   In rural India, people get to the hospital on foot or by bicycles, rickshaws, public transport, hitchhiking, taxis, but rarely by the public ambulance, and even Read More

    Anita Chary

    Food Producing Communities as Food Deserts

    Aug. 27, 2016 – The view from Xejuyu’ is breathtaking: green fields of fresh berries, feathery carrot tops, and blossoming broccoli line the mountainsides. The majority of the residents of this rural indigenous Guatemalan village are farmers, who grow a diverse set of vegetables in addition to local staples of corn and beans. Yet Read More