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Flu Vaccine Manufacturers Increasing Production For Upcoming Season; CDC Directly Buying Millions Of Doses For Distribution To States

Washington Post: CDC and drugmakers boost flu vaccine doses amid fears of an unprecedented respiratory illness season “Worried about a simultaneous assault of the novel coronavirus and seasonal influenza this winter, public health officials and vaccine manufacturers are making millions of extra flu vaccine doses to protect those most vulnerable…

Blogs, Releases Address AI In Health Care, Reducing Inequality Through SDGs, U.S. Support For Global Fund In FY21, Pneumonia Vaccine Price Drop, Other Issues

Brookings Institution’s “Future Development”: AI: The complex solution to simplify health care Drew Arenth, chief business officer at macro-eyes (6/16). Brookings Institution’s “Future Development”: Inequality, the SDGs, and the human rights movement in the U.S. and around the world Sarah Mendelson, distinguished service professor of public policy and head of…

More News In Global Health

ABC Science: The next pandemic is coming — and sooner than we think, thanks to changes to the environment (Dulaney, 6/7). Boston Globe: Vaccines have saved millions of lives, but history shows missteps can prove deadly (Saltzman, 6/6). The Guardian: ‘Rolling emergency’ of locust swarms decimating Africa, Asia, and Middle…

More News In Global Health

Borgen Magazine: Telemedicine in Developing Countries (Barnes, 5/15). CNBC: ‘Superbugs’ are a hidden danger in the fight against coronavirus, says former CDC director (Cher, 5/13). Financial Times: Special Report: Future of AI and Digital Healthcare (Multiple authors, 5/14). The Guardian: Kenya’s pastoralists face hunger and conflict as locust plague continues…

Research Suggests Association Between COVID-19 Control Measures, Declines In Influenza Activity In Taiwan, Singapore

CDC’s “Emerging Infectious Diseases Journal”: Collateral Benefit of COVID-19 Control Measures on Influenza Activity, Taiwan Shu-Chen Kuo, attending physician and associate investigator at the National Institute of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology at the National Health Research Institutes in Taiwan, and colleagues discuss research findings that show decreases in influenza diagnoses…

Blogs, Releases Address COVID-19 Pandemic

BMJ Opinion: Coronavirus has been an unpleasant wake-up call of more than one sort James Hospedales, director of the Defeat-NCD partnership, and Chris Newman, medical doctor and co-founder of Doctors for XR (4/22). Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF): Racing to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic in over 70 countries…