Filling the need for trusted information on national health issues…

Drug Resistance

  • Your Selections:

Refine Results

date

Tags

New Issue Of ‘Global Fund News Flash’ Available Online

Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria: Global Fund News Flash The latest issue of the Global Fund News Flash features several articles on various topics, including the Global Fund’s efforts to address drug-resistant TB in Belarus, discussion from a meeting that took place in Benin in late March…

More News In Global Health

CNN: Gender discrimination kills 239,000 girls in India each year, study finds (George, 5/15). The Guardian: South Koreans more worried about air pollution than Kim’s nukes (Haas, 5/15). The Guardian: ‘They were dying of hunger’: the doctor fighting for Ecuador’s poor — podcast (Lamble/Stephens, 5/16). Mosaic Science: Wherever you are…

Global HIV Community Must Advocate For New Drugs To Treat Drug-Resistant HIV

SciDev.Net: World unprepared for a new HIV epidemic Edsel Maurice Salvana, director of molecular biology and biotechnology at the Philippine National Institutes of Health “…Progress in the treatment of HIV and AIDS has indeed been positive. … But concomitant to this success is an alarming jump in drug-resistant HIVs. ……

More News In Global Health

Foreign Policy: China Enlists U.N. to Promote Its Belt and Road Project (Lynch, 5/10). The Guardian: Canada sued over years of alleged experimentation on indigenous people (Kassam, 5/11). The Guardian: Hundreds of thousands of children close to dying of hunger in Congo, U.N. warns (McVeigh, 5/11). IRIN: Afghanistan battles polio:…

New Book Considers Progress, Next Steps In Efforts To Address AMR, Urges More Action

Project Syndicate: Where Are We in the Fight Against AMR? Jim O’Neill, honorary professor of economics at Manchester University and former chair of the Review on Antimicrobial Resistance “…To mark the second anniversary of the British government’s Review on Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR), which I had the honor of chairing, two…

More News In Global Health

CIDRAP News: European report warns XDR gonorrhea threatens future treatment (Dall, 5/8). Devex: U.K. aid groups to be asked to report safeguarding spending (Anders, 5/9). Devex: Key takeaways from Australia’s 2018 aid budget (Cornish, 5/8). Devex: Q&A: How UNICEF is mapping South Sudan’s most remote states (Mednick, 5/8). The Guardian:…

More News In Global Health

CNN: Doctors raise alarm about ancient virus: ‘Prevalence is off the charts’ in Australia (Howard, 5/7). New York Times: Laced With Two Insecticides, New Nets Protect Children From Malaria (McNeil, 5/4). Press Trust of India/Business Standard: India’s public health is a ‘mixed story,’ says Microsoft founder Bill Gates (5/5). SciDev.Net:…

Canadian Parliamentary Report On AMR Calls For More Action, Government Leadership

CIDRAP News: Canadian AMR report urges action, federal leadership “The Canadian parliament has issued a new report that calls on the country’s public health agency to speed up development of a plan to address antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and urges more federal leadership and coordination on the issue…” (Dall, 5/3).

The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation Headquarters: 2400 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025 | Phone 650-854-9400
Washington Offices and Barbara Jordan Conference Center: 1330 G Street, NW, Washington, DC 20005 | Phone 202-347-5270

www.kff.org | Email Alerts: kff.org/email | facebook.com/KaiserFamilyFoundation | twitter.com/KaiserFamFound

Filling the need for trusted information on national health issues, the Kaiser Family Foundation is a nonprofit organization based in Menlo Park, California.