The introduction of the coronavirus to vulnerable populations in Africa is "likely to be one last straw that might break the camel’s back," says Professor Metcalf.
Janet Currie, Co-Director of the Center for Health and Wellbeing and Henry Putnam Professor of Economics and Public Affairs, was interviewed by the New York Times about whether the United States does enough in ordinary times to protect the needy.
State Health and Value Strategies, a program supported by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and based within Princeton’s Center for Health and Wellbeing, is helping states with rapid policy implementation in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Princeton Alumni Weekly (PAW) featured a Q&A with Laura Kahn '02, a physician and research scholar at Princeton’s Woodrow Wilson School, focused on the spread of COVID-19 and strategies for defeating it. She discusses how global health policy can better prevent zoonotic diseases, such as this one, which are transmitted from animals to...
On March 4, 2020, Investigative journalist Sarah Kliff and Heather Howard, Lecturer in Public Affairs and Director of State Health and Value Strategies, discussed coronavirus, Obamacare, Trump's proposed budgetary cuts to Medicaid, and more.
Heather Howard, Lecturer in Public Affairs and Director of State Health and Value Strategies, and Thomas Huelskoetter, an MPA candidate at WWS pursuing an HHP certificate, co-authored an OpEd for the Star-Ledger exploring how COVID-19 unveils the successes - and shortcomings - of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
Heidi Morefield, Ph.D., postdoctoral fellow at the Center for Health and Wellbeing (CHW), was interviewed about the historical context of viral outbreaks, such as COVID-19, and the xenophobic attacks that often ensue.
The Center for Health and Wellbeing (CHW) has documented the summer internship experiences of ten undergraduate students through a series of videos that showcase several of the 93 global health internships and research opportunities CHW funded in 2019.
Princeton seniors Gabriela Oseguera Serra and Yousef Elzalabany, and University of Oxford student Matteo Parisi have been named recipients of the Daniel M. Sachs Class of 1960 Graduating Scholarship, one of Princeton University’s highest awards.