Better health begins with ideas

Research & Analysis

See all

The Growing Cancer Threat in Africa

Cancer mortality is increasing in sub-Saharan Africa, where the needed health care infrastructure is still lacking

Diabetes and TB—A Complicating Combo

Though they are entirely different types of diseases TB and diabetes exacerbate each other in surprising—and costly—ways

How to Tackle Global Problems in an Age of Populism

by Chris Collins, Mark P. Lagon - February 6, 2020

Appetites for investment do exist today to define achievable goals, apply effective tools, and solve global challenges

Photo shows a digital rendering of the 2019-nCoV virion.

Dr. Tom Frieden on the Politics of Epidemics

Series: Coronavirus and its Consequences

See all in series

Think Global Health is monitoring the unfolding coronavirus outbreak and its economic and social consequences. We will be updating our home page frequently with new stories and report on new developments as they occur.

UPDATED: Timeline of the Coronavirus

An frequently updated tracker of emerging developments from the beginning of the novel coronavirus outbreak

Panicky Responses to the Coronavirus are Dangerous—Here’s Why

Fear of the virus may spread faster than the virus itself, a potential threat to health, liberty, trade, and the economy

What we're reading

See all