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News & commentary about the global health workforce

The US Has a Chance to Invest in Health Workers Like Never Before

The Biden-Harris Administration’s Global Health Workforce Initiative is a golden opportunity.Read more

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How Women Leaders Have Shaped Our Response to COVID-19

We asked the women leaders at IntraHealth to talk about how women have shaped their leadership style—before, during, and after this pandemic.

Meet 9 Black Americans Who Have Big Ideas for Greater Global Good

They’re using poetry, health care, technology, and more to spur change—from the SwitchPoint stage and beyond.

How to Strengthen Uganda's COVID-19 Response and Protect Health Services

COVID-19 infections in Uganda are rising fast. The country recorded its first case of the coronavirus in March 2020 and in the early stages of the pandemic most cases were identified at the...

From Community Health to the Front Lines of COVID-19

How health worker Milton Okumu Maina adapted to the fight against a pandemic.

How One Nurse Leader Transformed Family Planning Services at This Kenyan Health Facility

Meet Alice Boit, the nurse-in-charge of the Rhonda Dispensary and Maternity health facility in Nakuru Town County, Kenya.

Next Steps in Our Global COVID Response: A Message to the World Health Organization's Executive Board

More must be done to ensure essential support and protection for frontline health workers if the COVID-19 response is to succeed.

Top Global Health Moments of 2020

A month-by-month guide to the moments that captivated us most throughout the year.

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