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GHTC Director Jamie Bay Nishi was profiled in an article by Impact Magazine, covering challenges facing global health research and development (R&D) and the coalition's efforts to better inform policy makers.

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Avvenire covers launch of GHTC report quantifying impact of US global health R&D funding

Italian newspaper Avvenire covered the launch of GHTC's report—Return on innovation: Why global health R&D is a smart investment for the United States—which explore how US government investments in global health R&D are delivering economic and security returns for America, as well as advancing the development of lifesaving technologies.

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PATH/Gave Bienczycki
CIDRAP covers GHTC report detailing economic impact of global health research

The Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy (CIDRAP) at the University of Michigan covered GHTC's report Return on innovation: Why global health R&D is a smart investment for America, which details the economic impact of US government spending on global health R&D.

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PATH/Will Boase
New Scientist highlights GHTC report findings on economic impact of global health research

New Scientist interviewed GHTC Director Jamie Bay Nishi about the GHTC report Return on innovation: Why global health R&D is a smart investment for the United States, which highlights the jobs and economic impact US investment in global health R&D has had on the United States.

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PATH/Patrick McKern
GHTC report on US economic impact of global health R&D featured in The Verge

The Verge covered findings from GHTC's report Return on innovation: Why global health R&D is a smart investment for the United States, quantifying the impact of US government global health R&D investments in creating US jobs and economic growth.

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PATH/Aaron Joel Santos
El Pais covers GHTC report on global health R&D impact

The Spanish-language newspaper El Pais covered the launch of GHTC's report Return on innovation: Why global health R&D is a smart investment for the United States.

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As White House seeks big cuts in global health research, new report links US government investments to thousands of American jobs, millions of lives saved

President Trump’s proposal to slash public investments in the fight against global threats such as malaria, Ebola and AIDS would imperil programs that generate thousands of jobs in the United States, as they deliver breakthrough innovations that are saving millions of lives around the world, according to a new report issued today by GHTC.

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PATH/Rose Slavkovsky
Global health coalition welcomes the G20 Leaders commitment to combat international health challenges

A coalition of 35 worldwide health advocates, including GHTC, welcome the important progress made on the G20 communiqué, particularly the references made to global health in strengthening health systems and fostering international research through a stronger global collaboration for combatting pandemics and emerging and infectious diseases as well as for reducing antimicrobial resistance.

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PATH/Gabe Bienczycki
Global coalition calls for urgent action by the G20 to address growing international health challenges

Thirty-three leading global health organizations and members of national parliaments have issued an open letter to G20 heads of state, calling for them to increase the prioritization of health by the G20 and establish the G20 as a permanent global health policy forum.

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GHTC welcomes creation of WHO Essential Diagnostics List

The Global Health Technologies Coalition welcomes a landmark decision by the World Health Organization to establish a new Essential Diagnostics List to guide governments on the vital diagnostic tools that should be made available through healthcare systems. Diagnostics are an essential component of delivering quality care, yet currently WHO does not maintain a list of recommended diagnostic tools, as it does for medicines through its Model List of Essential Medicines.

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Devex
Global Health Technologies Coalition appoints new director

GHTC has named Jamie Bay Nishi as its new director. Currently, Ms. Nishi serves as Managing Director of Devex LIVE at Devex, a media platform for the global development community. She will assume the GHTC director position in late February.

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PATH/Satvir Malhotra
Research Roundup: Vaccines as a tool to cure and protect, and what went right in the DRC Ebola outbreak

In this regular feature on Breakthroughs, we highlight some of the most interesting reads in global health research from the past week.

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PATH/Mike Wang
Research Roundup: Malaria research funding uneven and inequitable, Europe's plan to combat AMR, and unverified malaria medicines on the global market

In this regular feature on Breakthroughs, we highlight some of the most interesting reads in global health research from the past week.

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Heng Chivoan
Research Roundup: Polio mutation troubles, a pandemic bond, and Kenya's launch of a generic HIV drug

In this regular feature on Breakthroughs, we highlight some of the most interesting reads in global health research from the past week.

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PATH/Claire Suni
Research Roundup: Venom, technology for smart vector control & animals as a human health threat

In this regular feature on Breakthroughs, we highlight some of the most interesting reads in global health research from the past week.

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PATH/Lesley Reed
Research Roundup: Dengue diagnostics, unlocking protein structures, and an antibiotic found in soil

In this regular feature on Breakthroughs, we highlight some of the most interesting reads in global health research from the past week.

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PATH/Matthew Dakin
Avvenire covers launch of GHTC report quantifying impact of US global health R&D funding

Italian newspaper Avvenire covered the launch of GHTC's report—Return on innovation: Why global health R&D is a smart investment for the United States—which explore how US government investments in global health R&D are delivering economic and security returns for America, as well as advancing the development of lifesaving technologies.

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PATH/Gave Bienczycki
CIDRAP covers GHTC report detailing economic impact of global health research

The Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy (CIDRAP) at the University of Michigan covered GHTC's report Return on innovation: Why global health R&D is a smart investment for America, which details the economic impact of US government spending on global health R&D.

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PATH/Will Boase
New Scientist highlights GHTC report findings on economic impact of global health research

New Scientist interviewed GHTC Director Jamie Bay Nishi about the GHTC report Return on innovation: Why global health R&D is a smart investment for the United States, which highlights the jobs and economic impact US investment in global health R&D has had on the United States.

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PATH/Patrick McKern
GHTC report on US economic impact of global health R&D featured in The Verge

The Verge covered findings from GHTC's report Return on innovation: Why global health R&D is a smart investment for the United States, quantifying the impact of US government global health R&D investments in creating US jobs and economic growth.

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PATH/Aaron Joel Santos
El Pais covers GHTC report on global health R&D impact

The Spanish-language newspaper El Pais covered the launch of GHTC's report Return on innovation: Why global health R&D is a smart investment for the United States.

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GHTC welcomes new WHO Director General Dr. Tedros

GHTC sent a letter welcoming World Health Organization (WHO) Director General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus and urging him to to focus on R&D as a central aspect of WHO's efforts to advance global health.

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GHTC submits input on TB Ministerial Meeting Zero Draft

GHTC submitted input to the online consultation on the Zero Draft of the Declaration proposed for the Global Ministerial Conference on Ending Tuberculosis in the Sustainable Development Era expressing strong support for the draft language and calling on drafters to ensure that future versions retain strong support for innovation and R&D as core components of combating tuberculosis (TB).

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GHTC, partners issue letter to G20 heads of state urging action to address global health challenges

GHTC joined 33 leading global health organizations and members of national parliaments in issuing an open letter to G20 heads of state, calling for them to increase the prioritization of health by the G20, establish the G20 as a permanent global health policy forum, and continue the strong focus on R&D to address critical challenges like emerging and drug-resistant infectious diseases.

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GHTC, PATH, GHC
GHTC delivers statement on WHO R&D observatory, pooled fund at WHA

GHTC delivered a statement at the 70th World Health Assembly (WHA) calling for the rapid operationalization and full funding for the World Health Organization Global Observatory on Health Research and Development and supporting efforts to establish a health R&D pooled fund. The statement, which was issued in partnership with the Global Health Council and PATH, also encourages exploration of innovative funding sources to attract new funding for the observatory and pooled fund and calls for continued transparency to ensure these operations are grounded in sound science and public health.

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GHTC, GHC, PATH, American Academy of Pediatrics
GHTC delivers statement on antimicrobial resistance at WHA

GHTC delivered a statement at the 70th World Health Assembly (WHA) welcoming global political commitments to combat antimicrobial drug resistance (AMR) and calling for these efforts to prioritize R&D for new tools. The statement, which was issued in partnership with the Global Health Council, PATH, and the American Academy of Pediatrics, also welcomes the establishment of the Global Antimicrobial Surveillance System and urges WHO to monitor progress by member states in implementing national AMR actions plans to promote accountability.

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