The Affordable Care Act and Global Health – David Fidler

The Affordable Care Act and Global Health – David Fidler

The Affordable Care Act and Global Health David P. Fidler, GHG Contributing Blogger James Louis Calamaras Professor of Law, Indiana University Maurer School of Law Oral arguments this week before the U.S. Supreme Court about the Affordable Care Act (ACA) have garnered an enormous amount of attention in the United States, and rightly so given the political, statutory, and constitutional controversies the ACA has generated. The constitutionality…

Volume V, Issue 2: Spring 2012

Volume V, Issue 2: Spring 2012

Volume V, Issue 2: Spring 2012 Enacting Accountability: Networked Governance, NGOs and the FCTC Raphael Lenchuha, Anita Kothari, and Ronald Labonté Regional HIV/AIDS Work: An Added Value? Peris S. Jones and Siri B. Hellevik Sustainability of Sub-Regional Disease Surveillance Networks Melinda Moore, David J. Dausey, Bounlay Phommasack, Sok Touch, Lu Guoping, Soe Lwin Nyein, Kumnuan Ungchusak, Nguyen Dang Vung, and Moe Ko Oo Exploring the…

Sustainability of Sub-Regional Disease Surveillance Networks

Sustainability of Sub-Regional Disease Surveillance Networks

Sustainability of Sub-Regional Disease Surveillance Networks Melinda Moore, David J. Dausey, Bounlay Phommasack, Sok Touch, Lu Guoping, Soe Lwin Nyein, Kumnuan Ungchusak, Nguyen Dang Vung, and Moe Ko Oo Sub-regional disease surveillance networks are an emerging trend in global public health. The Mekong Basin Disease Surveillance cooperation (MBDS) is one such network, which despite notable successes over the past ten years faces challenges in…

From Surat to Yumen: Plagued by Paranoia

A young Indian man suspected of carrying pneumonic plague in the the plague ward of the Infectious Disease Hospital in New Delhi, October 1994 | Photo: AP/ John Moore Laurie Garrett and Yanzhong Huang, Senior Fellows for Global Health, Council on Foreign Relations In mid-July, the Chinese city of Yumen in the northwestern province of Gansu sealed itself off and placed 151 people in quarantine after a man was exposed to a Himalayan marmot and…

From Surat

…A young Indian man suspected of carrying pneumonic plague in the plague ward of the Infection Disease Hospital in New Delhi, October 1994. Photo: AP/ John Moore