This guest blog was originally posted on Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)’s website. The blog was written by Anne Schuchat, MD (RADM, USPHS), Former Acting Director, CDC. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is one of the major operating components of the Department of Health and Human Services. The CDC works 24/7 to protect America from…

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Organized by MORE INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION (Onsite registration is available from 8:00 AM – 8:20 AM) 9th ANNUAL CUGH CONFERENCE 2018 This session will highlight priority public health research needed to help build an evidence base to guide implementation of capacity building efforts aimed at enhancing global health security. Featuring presenters from CDC as well…

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Organized by PATH, Global Health Security Agenda Consortium, and Global Health Council March 13 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 430 Washington, DC RSVP (Registration is now closed)   Honorary Co-hosts: Representative Ted Yoho (R-FL-3), Representative Adam Smith (D-WA-9), Senator Johnny Isakson (R-GA), and Senator Chris Coons (D-DE), Co-Chairs of the Congressional…

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On March 6, GHC member Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI) released a new video aimed at protecting America’s commitment to global health security. The United States has been a leader in global health security–and U.S. investments have protected national and international peace, security, and biodefense.  Now, however, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and…

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Organized by The Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security & Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI) January 30 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM Prince Mahidol Awards Conference (PMAC) Bangkok, Thailand MORE INFORMATION ON THE PRINCE MAHIDOL AWARD CONFERENCE (PMAC) 2018 MORE INFORMATION ON THE SIDE-EVENT (THIS EVENT IS OPEN TO ALL PARTICIPANTS) During this side event, panelists will…

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This op-ed was cross-posted from TIME Magazine, and written by Dr. Christine Sow, President and Executive Director of GHC, and Susan Barnett, Founder of Faiths for Safe Water ‘This is not an expensive, high-tech problem; it’s a problem of prioritization’ The world reacted in horror and indignation this week when a reporter posted a photo of a…

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