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February 28, 2012 | The Editors

Why care about research? Ask Whoopi

The Global Health Technologies Coalition (GHTC) recently approached prominent people in Washington, DC, and asked them to give the rest of …

February 24, 2012 | The Editors

Global health and population

From time to time, people ask us about unexpected consequences of our work to improve health in poor countries. They’re committed to that …

February 21, 2012 | The Editors

Taking control as a family

Luca Khaoya is a respected man in his rural Kenyan community. Neighbors come to him for advice about health issues. They ask him how to …

February 14, 2012 | The Editors

Demystifying the condom

In February 2010, staff in our Kenya Country Program organized a “condolympics” for members of Kenya’s uniformed services …

February 10, 2012 | The Editors

Milestones: the SoloShot™ syringe

We’ve been featuring some of the most notable achievements in our history, including helping to develop a smart sticker that can show …

February 7, 2012 | The Editors

Building support for mothers with HIV

Anyone who’s had a baby knows how crucial a support network can be. Friends and loved ones can help a mother sort through parenting …

January 31, 2012 | The Editors

So good vaccines don’t go bad

To have the best chance of saving a child from potentially deadly infection caused by hepatitis B, you must administer hepatitis B vaccine …

January 27, 2012 | The Editors

Milestones: world’s smartest sticker

For the next few months, we’re highlighting notable achievements in our history. We started with our work in modernizing …