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Global Health

Spotlight Series

Lifesaving Interventions: The Power of Local Healthcare Workers on the Global Scale

Join Dr. Abhay Bang as he discusses the creation of these two interventions, the subsequent creation of a national program in India, and their impact on the global health landscape.

Original air date: June 29, 2023

Spotlight Series

Health Coverage in Indonesia and the United States

Join us for a conversation on the difference between healthcare and coverage between two countries.

Original air date: April 27, 2023

Spotlight Series

Eliminating Tuberculosis: Partnerships in Action in India

Join Kunchok Dorgee from the Johns Hopkins Alliance for a Healthier World as he discusses how the Alliance leverages expertise in the areas of health communications, health economics, psycho-educational counseling, and TB control and treatment and partners with local stakeholders to conduct school-based screenings and implement novel drug regimens which have led to >80% reduction of TB case rate in boarding schools and among the Tibetan child refugee population in Northern India.

Original air date: April 26, 2023

Spotlight Series

Treating Emerging Diseases: A Virologist’s Perspective on Resource Allocation

Join Marika David as she interviews virologist Rob Jordan about emerging diseases and viruses, and the opportunities available to limit transmission, treat illnesses, and track impact.

Original air date: November 10, 2022

Spotlight Series

How the Global Polio Eradication Program Strengthened Health Systems in Low/Middle Income Countries

Join Olakunle Alonge for a facilitated discussion on how, over the course of 30 years, this global program influences the health systems of entire countries and created a foundation for more sustainable and equitable care.

Original air date: October 6, 2022