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PLOS Collection Examines Global Health ‘Grand Convergence’

PLOS Collections: Grand Convergence: Aligning Technologies & Realities in Global Health
“In this PLOS Collection, global health leaders chart the path to a dramatic reduction in the global burden of disease by 2035. This ambitious convergence in global health will require strategic investments in research and development as well as an aggressive scale-up of health care delivery systems to ensure that existing health tools and services reach those who need them. ‘Grand Convergence: Aligning Technologies and Realities in Global Health’ describes how to reduce avertable infectious, maternal, and child deaths down to universally low levels within a generation by aggressively scaling up health tools and continuing to invest in the tools of tomorrow” (3/2).