Shortly after I started medical school, friends and family members began asking me questions about their health, as if my acceptance into medical school had granted me automatic knowledge to interpret lab tests, give opinions about prescription...
Women are primary caregivers in their communities. They can play a key role in the fight against COVID-19.
Angeli RawatWhere are the women in global health leadership and how do we create space for them to lead? "women perform 70% of the world's healthcare services, they comprise only 25 % of global health leadership."@AJEnglishaje.io/ed8fg #womeninglobalhealth @ev4gh
There is a mountain of research documenting the widespread effects that racism has on the health — and medical care — of Black people in the U.S.
Angeli Rawat“People of color right now are more likely to be infected, and we’re more likely to die. What we’re seeing here is the direct result of racism,”‘ Covid-19 lays bare how discrimination drives health disparities... statnews.com/2020/06/09/sys… via @statnews
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) was declared a pandemic on March 11, 2020; however,
the first reports of its occurrence in the Middle East and north Africa (MENA) came
from Iran in late February.1 As of May 6, the disease has spread across the...
South Africa has one of the highest burdens of HIV in the world. When medication for HIV (antiretroviral therapy) was finally available to the public, turnin...
Angeli RawatHappy International Women's Day. We launch our film on integrated HIV care in South Africa 'Now We Are Free' in loving memory of JoAnn youtu.be/UfjZeNIQAho #SouthAfrica #HIVHasChanged #community
Richard Horton1 notes that the focus on reducing maternal and child mortality, which
was so strong in the Millennium Development Goal era has waned as the global health
agenda has shifted towards the Sustainable Development Goals and universal...
On 11th June 2019, the Minister of Health, Hon Dr Jane Aceng, made an official statement of an Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak in Kasese District, South West Uganda.
These are the situation reports on the response in Uganda.