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A blog about Global Health. An open space for discussing equitable access to health for everyone, everywhere.

Raul Toran

La pseudociencia, en el centro del debate del Campus Gutenberg

Communications

El Campus Gutenberg , iniciativa surgida hace ya tres años e impulsada por el Observatorio de la Comunicación Científica (OCC-UPF) , el  Master de Comunicación Científica, Médica y Ambiental (IDEC-UPF) y la  Obra Social “la Caixa” , en colaboración con la Asociación Catalana...

Denise Naniche

The gender gap in HIV clinical research

Maternal, Infant and Reproductive Health

Although it seems hard to believe today, prior to 1993, women of childbearing age were often excluded from clinical trials due to concerns of exposing unborn fetuses to experimental drugs. Many HIV positive women were thus not eligible to enter clinical trials for new therapies at a time when...

Gorik Ooms

Why we need a global social protection scheme for health

Policy & Global Development

Last week, I was asked to present my ideas on a global social protection scheme for health, at ISGlobal. Here they are, in brief. A global social protection scheme for health would not replace the national social protection schemes of the participating countries. It would build on and...

Nota: Las personas que integran ISGlobal persiguen ideas innovadoras con total independencia. Las opiniones expresadas en este blog son, por tanto, a título personal y no necesariamente reflejan el posicionamiento institucional.

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