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Think scale! Engaging Private Pharmacies to Improve Public Health 

A version of this story first appeared on IDSA’s Science Speaks platform By Emily Delmotte Lisinopril 20 mg by mouth at 8am? Check. After verifying the Read More

How to take morphine in rural Guatemala

Rosa is a 59-year-old woman dying1 of a broken heart: in her heart is a hole that surgeons cannot fix, and the irregular flow of Read More

Obstetrics and Equity in Kenya

As a second year OBGYN resident based in San Francisco, I spent my second year elective at the Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH) in Nairobi, Kenya. Read More

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Analysis of an international collaboration for capacity building of human resources for eye…

There is an extreme health workforce shortage in Eastern, Central, and Southern Africa.


Americans ‘Should Be Proud’ Of How U.S. Foreign Assistance Helps People Worldwide, Keeps…

IntraHealth International’s “Vital”: International Aid Is More than Altruism Barbara Stilwell, senior director of Health Workforce Solutions, discusses U.S. foreign assistance, writing, “Most Americans grossly overestimate the percentage of the United States federal budget spent on overseas aid, which is in fact less than one percent. It works out to an average of $73 per…More


A rapid review of the rate of attrition from the health workforce

Attrition or losses from the health workforce exacerbate critical shortages of health workers and can be a barrier to countries reaching their universal health coverage and equity goals.


Public, Private Sectors Can Work Together To Improve Health Systems, Solve ‘Health Workforce…

Huffington Post: Five Investments Countries Can Make for Healthier People and Economies Pape Amadou Gaye, IntraHealth International President and CEO “…For years, global health and development have been the domains of aid workers and the public sector, of governments and nongovernmental agencies, all working with limited resources to solve huge problems in the midst of…More


Investing In Global Health Workforce Vital To Maintain U.S., Global Security

STAT: Global health is an investment we can’t afford to pass up Vanessa Kerry, CEO and cofounder of Seed Global Health “…The huge differences between health care in the developed world and the developing world are due, in part, to the particularly dire shortage of health care workers. … With health care challenges of our…More


Health workforce metrics pre- and post-2015: a stimulus to public policy and planning

Evidence-based health workforce policies are essential to ensure the provision of high-quality health services and to support the attainment of universal health coverage (UHC).


Think scale! Engaging Private Pharmacies to Improve Public Health 

A version of this story first appeared on IDSA’s Science Speaks platform By Emily Delmotte Lisinopril 20 mg by mouth at 8am? Check. After verifying the Read More


Emigrating young physicians leave Greece with an aging health workforce

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Can we halt health workforce deterioration in failed states? Insights from Guinea-Bissau on the…

Guinea-Bissau is one of the world’s poorest and least developed countries.


Global Health Workforce Labor Market Projections for 2030

In low- and middle-income countries, scaling essential health interventions to achieve health development targets is constrained by the lack of skilled health professionals to deliver services.


Beyond patient care: the impact of healthcare reform on job satisfaction in the Ethiopian…

While healthcare reform has been a central attention for local governments, its impact on job satisfaction is poorly understood.


Dr. Shyirambere: Cancer is No Longer a Death Sentence in Rwanda

Photos by Cecille Joan Avila / Partners In HealthDr. Cyprien Shyirambere, oncology program associate director, fills out paperwork after a child’s checkup at Butaro District Hospital in Butaro, Rwanda. Dr. Cyprien Shyirambere meets patients near the brink of death at the Butaro Cancer Center of Excellence in northern Rwanda.


Assessing physician productivity following Norwegian hospital reform: A panel and data…

Publication date: February 2017 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 175 Author(s): Karl Arne Johannessen, Sverre A.C.


How to take morphine in rural Guatemala

Rosa is a 59-year-old woman dying1 of a broken heart: in her heart is a hole that surgeons cannot fix, and the irregular flow of Read More


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