advancing innovation to save lives

GHTC director pens AJTMH editorial discussing the importance of the Fogarty Center

Jamie Bay Nishi, director of GHTC, penned an editorial for the American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, discussing the importance of the Fogarty International Center at the US National Institutes of Health, calling the center an "unsung hero for global health research and development."
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Return on innovation

A new report from GHTC examines the impact of US government investment in global health R&D at home and abroad, from delivering lifesaving tools for the world’s most vulnerable people to generating economic and security returns for the United States.
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PATH recently launched Digital Square—new initiative, comprised of 40+ partner organizations, encourages more efficient investment in digital health technology solutions in low- and middle-income countries through an innovative co-investment model.
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GHTC works to save and improve lives by encouraging the research and development of essential health technologies. We are a coalition of more than 25 nonprofit organizations advancing policies to accelerate the creation of new drugs, vaccines, diagnostics, and other health tools that bring healthy lives within reach for all people.

Why we're needed

Health technologies have the potential to save millions of lives. New tools are needed to slow the global threat of diseases, including HIV/AIDS, malaria, tuberculosis, and neglected tropical diseases, and tackle many other pressing health needs. For diseases and conditions primarily affecting people in the world’s poorest places, there is little to no commercial market to spur R&D. Strong investment and innovative solutions are needed to catalyze the development of new technologies to bring health and opportunity in reach for all people.

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GHTC director quoted in Devex article on new AMR innovation hub

Jamie Bay Nishi, director of GHTC, was quoted in a Devex article focused on the new antimicrobial innovation hub in Germany.

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Brink News republishes GE Reports article by GHTC director

Brink News picked up GE Report's article by GHTC Director Jamie Bay Nishi. The article highlights findings from the coalition's report Return on innovation: Why global health R&D is a smart investment for the United States.

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Community Event

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Exploring Partnership Governance in Global Health: A Workshop
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
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Member Event

ASTMH 66th Annual Meeting
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Global Health R&D with USAID's Alex Dehgan

During USAID’s 50th year, there’s a lot of talk about helping women in the developing world.

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Follow us in Kenya!

This is an exciting week for the GHTC. Not only are we launching our “Breakthroughs” blog, but we’re also taking off on an amazing trip to Kenya to discover how global health research is changing people’s lives on the ground.

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