Global Health News

  • Breakthrough research by Yoshihiro Kawaoka, an influenza specialist in the School of Veterinary Medicine and GHI Advisory member, and UW's Gabriele Neumann is key to a new kind of influenza vaccine that's starting its first round of human tests. Continue reading

  • The Wisconsin Partnership Program awarded nine grants that will improve health throughout Wisconsin with better nutrition, better maternal care, alcohol reduction and more. Continue reading

  • Pain relief is a human right -- but the "war on drugs" has made it difficult to access the powerful pain killers some patients need. GHI's Jim Cleary provides insight. Continue reading

  • Twenty-five young African leaders have come to the UW–Madison campus through the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders for a six-week academic and leadership institute. GHI collaborated in developing the academic curriculum for the institute. Continue reading

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