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Anita Chary

HIV Exceptionalism in Sierra Leone: An Interview with Adia Benton

Mar. 23, 2015 –   I recently read the book HIV Exceptionalism: Development through Disease in Sierra Leone, by Adia Benton, a medical anthropologist and Assistant Professor at Brown Read More

Irène Mathieu

Reflections on Academia and the Ethics of Global Health Education

Mar. 13, 2015 – As a fourth-year medical student I recently had the opportunity to spend two months in Guatemala. Partly research, partly clinical work, my time in Guatemala Read More

Jason Nickerson

Ketamine is an essential medicine: an update from the frontline

Mar. 11, 2015 – On Friday, the United Nations’ Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) will vote on a Chinese proposal to place ketamine, an anesthetic of extreme importance for Read More

Anita Chary

Nutritional Supplements’ Effects on Health Systems: The Case of Nutributter in Nicaragua

Mar. 10, 2015 –   Plumpy’nut, Medika Mamba, Nutributter—many of us have heard of these peanut-butter based nutritional supplements, which have, in many ways, revolutionized childhood nutrition interventions in Read More