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Tim Laux

Helpful Instructional Video on FASH (“Focused Assessment with (Ultra)Sonography for TB-HIV”)

Sep. 08, 2014 – I recently completed a stretch of Night Float during residency and, in the rare lulls, found myself trying to brush up or learn the basics Read More

Jason Nickerson

Why did it take an Ebola outbreak to realize the importance of health systems?

Aug. 21, 2014 – This post originally appeared on I work in an area of research and practice that garners immense public interest when terrible things happen: wars, Read More

David Flood

Acute-on-chronic food insecurity in Guatemala

Aug. 14, 2014 –   The Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) released a report this week predicting a food security crisis in Central America in early 2015 due Read More

Anita Chary

The Disruption of the “See-And-Treat” Paradigm: Cervical Cancer Prevention in LMICs

Aug. 13, 2014 – In recent years in global health, visual inspection with acetic acid (VIA), or “the vinegar test,” has widely been heralded as a simple and cost-effective cervical Read More

James Hudspeth

“Africa, With U.S. Help, Graduates More Doctors” @NYTimes

Aug. 12, 2014 – I’m happy to see the work of the Medical Education Partnership Initiative making into the mainstream media, as a series of articles on their 4-year work is Read More


Journal Watch


Outcomes of Antiretroviral Therapy Over a 10-Year Period of Expansion: A Multicohort Analysis…


Incidence of Pregnancy After Antiretroviral Therapy Initiation and Associated Factors in 8 West…


Willingness to Use HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Has Declined Among Australian Gay and Bisexual…


HIV Self-Testing Among Online MSM in China: Implications for Expanding HIV Testing Among Key…

Global Public Health

Socio-cultural influences on adherence to tuberculosis treatment in rural India

Global Public Health

The role of HIV serostatus disclosure on sexual risk behaviours among people living with HIV in…

PLoS Medicine Blog

When Implementing Universal Health Coverage, Context Matters

PLoS Medicine

Genetic Predisposition to Increased Blood Cholesterol and Triglyceride Lipid Levels and Risk of…

PLoS Medicine

Intimate Partner Violence and Reproductive Coercion: Global Barriers to Women’s Reproductive…

Global Health Action

Central Asian Post-Soviet health systems in transition: has different aid engagement produced…

Global Health Action

Intimate partner violence and poor mental health among Thai women residing in Sweden


Cumulative HIV Viremia and Non–AIDS-Defining Malignancies Among a Sample of HIV-Infected Male…


Clinical Performance of Digital Cervicography and Cytology for Cervical Cancer Screening in…

BMC Public Health

A reappraisal of the quantitative relationship between sugar intake and dental caries: the need…