Guest Speaker from University for Development Studies in Tamale, Ghana Dr. Frank Abantanga
RESEARCH, EDUCATION, RECOGNITION
Jun 13, 2017

Guest Speaker from University for Development Studies in Tamale, Ghana Dr. Frank Abantanga

Dr. Francis Abantanga, MD, Pediatric Surgeon, Head of the Department of Surgery and Dean of the School of Medicine and Health Sciences at the University for Development Studies in Tamale, Ghana, recently addressed University of Utah Health Sciences faculty, staff and students about the delivery of care to patients through ApriDec, an NGO which Dr. Abantanga founded and oversees. ... Read More

Dr. Ray Price addresses the Mexican Senate
RECOGNITION, EDUCATION, RESEARCH
Jun 13, 2017

Dr. Ray Price addresses the Mexican Senate

Doctor Raymond Price, Director of the Center for Global Surgery, Professor of Surgery and Associate Adjunct Professor of Public Health at the University of Utah, recently addressed the Mexican Senate at a Safe Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy forum.... Read More

Why I do Global Health
EDUCATION, RESEARCH
Feb 02, 2017

Why I do Global Health

Mark Harris, Associate Professor of Anesthesiology, M.B.Ch.B., M.P.H, tells why he does Global Health work and why we should help, not do. ... Read More

Winds of Change at WHO by Juan Carlos Negrette
RECOGNITION
Jan 20, 2017

Winds of Change at WHO by Juan Carlos Negrette

In the upcoming days the process of selecting a new Director General for the WHO will accelerate. This year’s election happens at a time in which WHO is reinforcing its support to health systems strengthening as a necessary condition for achieving universal health coverage. Simultaneously, it will continue developing structures and approaches that can rapidly and effectively respond to unexpected health threats in a changing environment and in an increasingly interconnected world.... Read More

Extreme Affordability
RECOGNITION, RESEARCH
Jan 13, 2017

Extreme Affordability

“Extreme Affordability” is a new design-requirement that upends the growing healthcare affordability problem by forcing close inspection of the value equation that controls for quality against cost. Costs can decrease without a corresponding slip in quality when we are relentless to improve the processes, supply chains, and synergies we use to create value.... Read More

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