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Ethics of Ebola, Zika Clinical Trials Focus of Oxford Conference

Karine Dubé, DrPH, shares highlights from the Oxford Global Health and Bioethics International Conference. The second Global Health and Bioethics International Conference was held at Keble College in Oxford on July 17 – 18, 2017. The aim of the conference … Read More

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A Carolina alumna honored for her contributions to women’s health around the world

When I first started working in infectious diseases at UNC, I was assistant to Charlie van der Horst. One of the earliest names I came in contact with was Denise Jamieson. At the time, van der Horst was in the … Read More

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When it comes to maternal death, the United States is falling behind

[Post sent in by UNC junior Saumya Ayyagari] According to a 2007 World Health Organization report, at least 40 other nations have lower maternal mortality rates than the United States. That year an estimated 15.1 maternal deaths occurred per 100,000 … Read More

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