Andrew Serazin is a senior program officer in Global Health Discovery Administration.
October 15, 2012 / Gary Darmstadt, Andrew Serazin
Today GAPPS, an initiative of Seattle Children’s, announced five innovative research projects that places the focus on prevention of premature births to shrink that knowledge gap.
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July 18, 2012 / Gary Darmstadt, Wendy Prosser, Andrew Serazin
Last week the DevelopmentXChange, guided by the theme of “Meeting Families Where They Are,” brought finalists together in Seattle to seek the opportunity to develop and test their ideas.
July 13, 2012 / Andrew Serazin, Gary Darmstadt, Wendy Prosser
Saving Lives at Birth wants to capture and nurture that same energy and innovation of leapfrogging existing solutions and apply it to protecting mothers and newborns in the hardest-to-reach regions at the most critical times.
July 12, 2012 / Gary Darmstadt, Wendy Prosser, Andrew Serazin
The excitement is building today in Seattle at the Saving Lives at Birth DevelopmentXChange.
November 07, 2011 / Andrew Serazin
The statistics for preterm birth are staggering. It is the leading cause of death for newborns, taking the lives of 1 million babies every year. And it affects rich and poor countries alike—the rates of preterm birth in the U.S. are similar to those of
"Our desire to bring every good thing to our children is a force for good throughout the world. It’s what propels societies forward." —Melinda Gates
The Global Fund has helped to deliver more than 190 million bed nets to protect families from malaria.
"The world faces a clear choice. If we invest relatively small amounts, many more poor farmers will be able to feed their families." —Bill Gates, 2012 Annual Letter
"When it come to global health, Bill and I are optimists—but we're impatient optimists. Tremendous progress is being made. But there is still so much we're impatient to see done." —Melinda French Gates
In Senegal, 80% of households now have a bed net, helping the number of malaria cases there drop 50% in a single year.
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