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Disease and the Information Highway
Sept. 28, 2015
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Written by B. Rose Huber
During the Ebola outbreak in West Africa a text-messaging service was used across the region to educate residents about the disease.
Kuziemko and Graham join CHW & GHP as co-directors
Sept. 21, 2015
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Written by Kristina Graff
Two faculty members have taken new leadership roles in the Center for Health & Wellbeing and the Global Health Program.
Metcalf receives Wellcome Fund award to study population, disease dynamics
Sept. 16, 2015
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Written by Princeton University Office of Communications
A project by Jessica Metcalf has been selected as part of a new international initiative to study the links between human health and the health of the environment.
Uwe Reinhardt comments in the Journal of the American Medical Association
Sept. 9, 2015
Reinhardt's commentary "Probing Our Moral Values in Health Care: The Pricing of Specialty Drugs" appears in The JAMA Forum.
Princeton's online portal to global health
Sept. 8, 2015
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Written by Isabella (Mizzi) Gomes '16
CHW has launched a new, fully revamped online portal connecting all things global health at the University. The website gathers together information about students, faculty, Princeton partnerships abroad and global health-related events featured at the University.
Political challenges, not just scientific ones, shape response to epidemics
Aug. 26, 2015
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Written by Michael Hotchkiss
Understanding the role of government and politics before, during and after health emergencies is one step toward improving preparedness, response efforts, and saving lives.
Cellphone data can track infectious diseases
Aug. 21, 2015
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Written by B. Rose Huber
Jessica Metcalf and Bryan Grenfell co-authored a study that used anonymous mobile phone records for more than 15 million people to track the spread of rubella in Kenya.
Howard comments on ACA State Innovation Waivers
Aug. 18, 2015
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Written by Brian Shott
Heather Howard discusses the potential opportunities of State Innovation Waivers available under the Affordable Care Act.
Howard featured on NJ Capitol Report
Aug. 16, 2015
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Written by Brian Shott
Heather Howard comments on the ways in which the Affordable Care Act is working in New Jersey.
Princeton students, faculty and alumni discuss health care policy
Aug. 6, 2015
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Written by Erica Turret '16
CHW co-sponsored a panel in Washington, DC, featuring alumni who work in domestic health care policy.