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NPR Goats & Soda explored in-depth the findings from GHTC's new report, Return on innovation: Why global health R&D is a smart investment for United States, which analyzes the health and economic impact of US government spending on global health R&D.

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Brink News picks up GE Reports article by GHTC director

Brink News picked up GE Report's article by Jamie Bay Nishi, GHTC director. The article examined on our new report Return on innovation: Why global health R&D is a smart investment for the United States.

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GHTC director analyzes new GHTC report in GE Reports

GHTC Director Jamie Bay Nishi penned an article in GE Reports on how investment in global health R&D boosts the economy, using evidence on GHTC's new report Return on Innovation: Why global health is a smart investment for the United States.

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GHTC's blog on CDC reposted by SaportaReport's Global Health site

Local Georgia news site SaportaReport reposted GHTC's blog on CDC, discussing how funding for the Centers helps keep us safe at home and abroad. 

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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, covering the importance of the Fogarty International Center, calling the center an "unsung hero for global health research and development."

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GHTC sends FY19 letter to OMB

GHTC sent a letter to the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB), calling for the administration to sustain and protect global health R&D in the fiscal year 2019 (FY19) budget.

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GHTC launches call for nominations for Innovating for Impact Awards

GHTC's new Innovating for Impact Awards initiative will celebrate the often under-recognized partnerships and political champions that drive global health R&D. The nomination deadline is September 20, 2017.

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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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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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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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Research Roundup: Technology to save mothers, an all-inclusive vaccine, and malaria's relationship with carbohydrates

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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Research Roundup: Zika vaccine dead ends, an Ebola data-sharing platform, and a low-cost newborn asphyxia treatment

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/Aaron Joel Santos
Research Roundup: Hope for an old TB vaccine, delivery drones, and malaria diagnostics

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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Research Roundup: A new anti-malarial, the promise of probiotics, and genetically-engineered TB

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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Dr. Stephen Redd gives a tour of CDC’s Emergency Operations Center, which serves as a command center for monitoring and coordinating CDC’s emergency response activities to health threats in the United States and abroad. Photo credit: Mark Fletcher/CDC.
7 ways CDC is keeping us safe from deadly diseases

The threat is real: defunding the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention puts us all in danger, in every country of the globe.

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Brink News picks up GE Reports article by GHTC director

Brink News picked up GE Report's article by Jamie Bay Nishi, GHTC director. The article examined on our new report Return on innovation: Why global health R&D is a smart investment for the United States.

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PATH/Gabe Bienczycki
GHTC director analyzes new GHTC report in GE Reports

GHTC Director Jamie Bay Nishi penned an article in GE Reports on how investment in global health R&D boosts the economy, using evidence on GHTC's new report Return on Innovation: Why global health is a smart investment for the United States.

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PATH/Gabe Bienczycki
GHTC's blog on CDC reposted by SaportaReport's Global Health site

Local Georgia news site SaportaReport reposted GHTC's blog on CDC, discussing how funding for the Centers helps keep us safe at home and abroad. 

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PATH/Jean-Pierre Leguillou
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, covering the importance of the Fogarty International Center, calling the center an "unsung hero for global health research and development."

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GHTC director profiled in Impact Magazine

GHTC Director Jamie Bay Nishi was profiled in an article by Impact Magazine, covering how the coalition advances policies through collaboration and shared potential. 

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GHTC sends FY19 letter to OMB

GHTC sent a letter to the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB), calling for the administration to sustain and protect global health R&D in the fiscal year 2019 (FY19) budget.

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GHTC welcomes Mark Green as USAID administrator

GHTC sent a letter welcoming incoming Administrator of the US Agency for International Development (USAID) Mark Green, highlighting the agency’s work on global health R&D and urging him to continue to support this work as administrator.

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GHTC welcomes Brenda Fitzgerald as CDC director

GHTC sent a letter welcoming Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald as the new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) director, urging her to prioritize global health R&D at CDC.

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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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