COVID-19 Pandemics

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The Global Fund, PEPFAR, and U.S. Foreign Policy

COVID-19 raises questions about these global health programs and U.S. national interests

The United States COVID-19 Testing Debacle

Understanding why the U.S. response to COVID-19 was marred by challenges

Governance

Overcoming Cacophony in Public Health Communication after COVID-19

Communication failures during the pandemic require strategic attention

Governance

The Short-Lived COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate in Beijing

Social media backlash may have influenced officials in China's capital who walked back vaccine requirements

Governance

Just How Do Deaths Due to COVID-19 Stack Up?

Despite a likely undercount in many places, COVID-19 is the leading killer in most of Latin America and Western Europe

Poverty

On the Front Lines with India's COVID-19 Warriors

Protecting community health workers will help the vast nation ride out future waves

Governance

COVID-19: Death in Excess

True death counts from the virus are likely much higher than official numbers

Governance

Guns, Germs, and Gases

The invasion of Ukraine darkens the future for global health

Governance

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Needs to Be Reformed

A new CDC era calls for empowering local health experts and explaining "the why" behind policy recommendations

Governance

A Sensible Approach to Omicron

New estimates suggest omicron is just 3 percent as deadly as delta

Gender

How the Pandemic Changed Attitudes About Menstrual Health in India

Innovation and outreach by individuals, governments, and global organizations have advanced understanding and support

Governance

The World Health Assembly Special Session and the Pandemic Treaty Controversy

Low- and middle-income countries face challenges in upcoming negotiations on pandemic governance

Governance

Omicron and the Scramble from Africa

"Travel bans are based on political agendas, not science, and certainly not on respect," says a physician from Namibia