Global Health

Global Health Collaborative Builds New COVID-19 Treatment Center

2020-04-10T17:46:58-04:00

Led by Stephen Asiimwe and Annet Kembabazi, The Global Health Collaborative (GHC) is closely working with key partners, Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST), Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital (MRRH), and CGH Boston, to enhance capacity and support for regional COVID-19 response. With support of The Wyss Foundation, and in collaboration with MUST senior leaders, we are repurposing some resources from the First Mile program towards the COVID-19 response. Proposed support will go towards: Surge infrastructure development that includes construction of temporary 80-100 bed COVID-19 Treatment Center at MRRH, with technical support from Build Health International. Procurement of emergency supplies [...]

Global Health Collaborative Builds New COVID-19 Treatment Center2020-04-10T17:46:58-04:00

“We will make it. We will get there”: MGHfC 2018 Pediatric Global Health Summit

2020-02-28T09:19:17-05:00

The MassGeneral Hospital for Children and the MGH Center for Global Health hosted the 2018 Pediatric Global Health Summit on October 15. The event drew health care providers, advocates and scientists from the New England area and was highlighted by presentations from pediatricians across the globe. Inspiring Keynote (From left) Jason Harris, MD, MPH, FAAP, FIDSA, Agnes Binagwaho, MD, PhD, Ronald Kleinman, MD, and Louise Ivers, MBBCH, BAO, MD, MPH, DTM&H following the MassGeneral for Children 2018 Pediatric Global Health Summit Keynote Address. The meeting kicked off with an address from Agnes Binagwaho, MD, PhD, Vice Chancellor of [...]

“We will make it. We will get there”: MGHfC 2018 Pediatric Global Health Summit2020-02-28T09:19:17-05:00