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"As It Happens: Reporting a Global Health Crisis"
Aug. 5, 2015
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Written by B. Rose Huber
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Pam Belluck participated in a live Twitter chat on July 29 to discuss her real-time coverage of the Ebola crisis.
What does the new Ebola vaccine mean for global health?
Aug. 3, 2015
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Written by B. Rose Huber
Adel Mahmoud discusses a new Ebola vaccine that has shown to be 100 percent effective in phase three trials.
Setting the 50-Year Record Straight
July 29, 2015
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Written by Editors and Contributors of "Medicare and Medicaid at 50: America's Entitlement Programs in the Age of Affordable Care"
Over the past half-century, Medicare and Medicaid have become bedrocks of the U.S. health care system. But in the debate about these policies, myths have emerged. Now is the chance to set the record straight.
Responding to Ebola in Sierra Leone
July 15, 2015
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Written by B. Rose Huber
Rebecca Levine '01 worked alongside community health worker Christopher Sandi in the fight against Ebola in Sierra Leone. Here, Sandi shares notes from the field.
Are doctors choosing the best treatment for heart attacks?
July 13, 2015
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Written by Woodrow Wilson School

In an online conversation, Janet Currie describes findings of her study on how doctors make decisions on management of a heart attack, and what this means for patient outcomes.

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Welcome to the Center for Health and Wellbeing
July 7, 2015

The Center for Health and Wellbeing (CHW) is an interdisciplinary unit within the Woodrow Wilson School, which seeks to foster research and teaching on the multiple aspects of health and wellbeing in both developed and developing countries.

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Multidisciplinary Research Programs
July 6, 2015

CHW faculty affiliates engage in an array of multidisciplinary research projects investigating health and health policy issues at home and abroad.

Influential Publications
July 5, 2015

Home to an impressive roster of global health researchers and educators, we host a growing repository of influential publications in the field of global health and health policy.

Focus on Education
July 4, 2015

Our education initiatives span certificate programs for undergraduate students, graduate students and professionals, as well as research support and internship

Howard discusses Supreme Court ruling on ACA subsidies
June 26, 2015

Heather Howard comments on implications of the Supreme Court's latest ruling on the Affordable Care Act:

WWS Reacts: Supreme Court Upholds Affordable Care Act Subsidies