Tag: #globalhealth

America First by Neglecting the World?

As you may or may not have heard, Brenda Fitzgerald, the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), resigned from her post last week. Some point to her investment in tobacco and pharmaceutical companies as the reason why she left. Others don’t care why she left, as long as Anne Schuchat is Acting Director and not someone…

How would you choose?

How do you decide who gets a life-saving therapy and who doesn’t? Public health professionals in resource-strapped places of the world are having to make these decisions. How would you choose what to do?