Howard Frumkin

0 A renewed push to ban spies from overeas health and aid work

Is it foreign aid or covert aid?Flickr, johanoomen Co-authored by Tom Murphy The latest assassination of health workers vaccinating kids against polio in Pakistan may be the tipping point. Or not. It remains to be seen if a new surge of efforts — a letter of protest from leading public…

0 PRI’s Joanne Silberner on Mental illness in Uganda

Health journalist Joanne Silberner, former health policy correspondent based at NPR’s flagship in DC and now (lucky for us) based here in Seattle at the University of Washington, has done an excellent report on the lack of mental illness care in Uganda for PRI’s The World. I’ve done a few…