Robert Newman

Global Health
0 Malaria is a coiled spring

Flickr, ACJ1 The world has made great strides against malaria, bringing down the estimated global death toll from more than a million — mostly children — to about 650,000 per year today. That’s been done through a concerted and diversified strategy supported by the international community, through the Global Fund…

0 Gates Malaria Forum: Optimism, Urgency and a bit of Kumbaya

Analysis The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s Malaria Forum in Seattle comes to an end today and has certainly lived up to its theme of “Optimism and Urgency.” Bill and Melinda Gates speak at Malaria Forum, with moderator ABC News’ Richard BesserTom Paulson There is legitimate cause for optimism, especially…