Latest global health News

UOW to partner on national research into antimicrobial resistance
World Health Assembly agrees historic decision to sustainably finance WHO
Minister of Public Health takes part as guest of honor in WHO’s Walk Talk: Health For All Challenge in Geneva
ACEM welcomes $11.1b for health in NZ budget, urges workforce fixes
Excelling in year of challenges and pandemic
Health Minister to attend World Health Assembly in Geneva
Seventy-fifth World Health Assembly to focus on “Health for Peace, Peace for Health” for recovery and renewal
WHO Results Report shows global health achievements despite Covid pandemic
Researcher hopes to significantly improve clean water access in Africa
Agreement set to strengthen healthcare in Indo-Pacific
World-first 3D insights into malaria parasites strengthen drug discovery pipeline
Fellowship to boost Australia’s drug discovery capabilities
International Nurses Day 2022 – voice to lead: invest in nursing and respect rights to secure global health
Scientists discover new phage therapy combination to combat antibiotic-resistance
Leaders urged to make firm commitments for second global Covid summit by act-accelerator agency leads
International Nurses Day celebration of profession’s diverse impact
Even in pandemic era, there’s much to celebrate about global oral health
Australia must invest in Indo-Pacific health workforce and locally-led systems
Parties promise to lower healthcare costs, but primary health care reform is missing in action
Critical University of Toronto containment lab needs renewal: Christine Allen in Toronto Star
Indonesia takes an impressive step toward cervical cancer control
Professor Elizabeth Hartland to Chair VicAAMRI
Professor Elizabeth Hartland new Chair of VicAAMRI
Reach Alliance leads “change for a sustainable and inclusive future”: Joseph Wong in Times Higher Education
ACEM welcomes Labor’s healthcare workforce solutions
Child dies of malaria every minute: urgent investment in Pacific needed on World Malaria Day
Flint water activist to recount fight to protect her patients
Delivering on G20 Leaders commitment to build an equitable and effective Financial Intermediary Fund for Pandemic Preparedness
Different stroke symptoms could be making them harder to spot early in women
Brendan Crabb: Australia’s $85 million commitment to COVAX welcomed
First direct evidence to show cost-effectiveness of salt substitutes on cardiovascular outcomes
Female hormones could provide clues to higher risk of dementia in women
Call to alter elder abuse assessment to better protect vulnerable
John Dick and Zulfiqar Bhutta win Canada Gairdner Awards
Message from chair 5 April
Monash launches flagship biological storage facility: Biobanking Victoria
Improvements in equity and course completion important for HPV vaccination programs in Australia
Expectant fathers may also need some help with their bellies
Call for Council and community to come together on World Health Day to share actions to restore Planetary Health
Time to shift research focus from ‘bikini medicine’ to what is really ailing women
Funding for global health efforts welcome, but further commitment desperately needed
Netherlands and WHO: Partners for health and human rights around world
ERC Grant for Alexander Westermann
WHO establishes Global Centre for Traditional Medicine in India
EU and WHO join forces to improve global health security and access to medical products and health technologies
First ever country level estimates of unintended pregnancy and abortion
Doherty Institute secures landmark agreement with Moderna to expedite vaccine research for infectious diseases
$450m needed to fight deadly disease resurgent 5km from Australia’s front door: World TB Day