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The Deputy Chief of Mission (DCM) for the U.S. Embassy, Jessica Lapenn, Dr. Douglas Shaffer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Country Director, and the Honorable Minister of Health, Dr. Agnes Binagwaho, visited Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Kigali (CHUK), to review U.S. government funded programs.
The mission of CHUK, the main state hospital in Kigali, is ensuring the provision of care to the population, providing education, developing clinical research, and giving...
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Hundreds of millions of dollars could be saved if hospitals implemented six strategies aimed at reducing heart failure readmissions, a large national sample of hospitals...
Medicine being handed over to a Tanzanian citizen. Courtesy of Rosalind D’Eugenio.
The Mayans predicted that civilization would end December 21, 2012. Now, in the year 2013, civilization remains, but it is far from stable. We are left to take stock of the...
Retired Army General Stan McChrystal and Research Scientist Kristina Talbert-Slagle before their joint lecture "The Health of Nations" on the similarities in fighting a medical virus and fighting a military insurgency during at Yale University's Luce Hall in New Haven, Connecticut
Retired U.S. Army Gen. Stanley McChrystal has learned that some insurgencies are better fought with a microscope than an M16. In a novel presentation Tuesday to a Yale...
Elizabeth Bradley meets with health care workers in Egypt.
Elizabeth Bradley started her career on the faculty at Yale in 1996 and currently serves in a variety of roles at the University, including professor of public health,...
Examining why American health lags behind other affluent nations.
Last week, a new catch phrase punctuated media reports: the so-called “U.S. health disadvantage.” The term summarizes a report released Thursday by the Institute of Medicine...
Elizabeth Bradley (left) of the Global Health Leadership Institute which was recognized by President Bill Clinton for its work in Rwanda.
Elizabeth Bradley, faculty director of the Yale Global Health Leadership Institute (GHLI), accepted recognition from President Bill Clinton on Sept. 25 for Yale’s commitment...

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