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Innovation: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Impact - Shedding New Light on Child Brain Development

Given the incredible scientific advances we read about every day in field after field, it’s stunning how little we know about certain things. One of the fields where we have the most to learn is brain development. Dr. Clare Elwell, a professor of medical physics at University College London, has an idea that may help open up this black box around babies’ brains—and, eventually, start driving down the number of children who are cognitively impaired.

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We Can Achieve a World Free of Malaria

After more than a decade of unprecedented investments and political commitment, we are changing the course of malaria.

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New Hope for TB: A Regimen Advances to a Phase 3 Trial

The first-ever drug regimen designed to treat both drug-sensitive TB and MDR-TB has reached a critical milestone and will advance to a global Phase 3 clinical trial – the last, but most important stage of testing before it can be made available.

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Building for Impact: The 2014 Global Health Product Development Forum

This week in Seattle, more than 500 of the best minds in global health will convene at the Global Health Product Development Forum to discuss how funders, researchers, NGOs, and private-sector companies can work together to accelerate the development and delivery of life-saving products. It promises to be an exciting three days.

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