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Dr. Paul Farmer on Patient-Centered Accompaniment in Russia

Dr. Paul Farmer reflects on PIH's "Sputnik" Initiative, which delivers care for vulnerable tuberculosis patients in Tomsk, Russia. Read More ▸

New ‘PIH Reports’ Examines Comprehensive MDR-TB Care in Russia

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PIH Nurses: Medical Multitaskers, Patient Advocates, Clinical Leaders

Video: PIH Nurses Deliver High-Quality Health Care around the World

Video: Paul Farmer Speaks in Moscow about Health Equity

For more than 15 years, Partners In Health has been collaborating with Russian health authorities to deliver tuberculosis care for vulnerable and marginalized patients, including prisoners, the homeless, and those with substance abuse disorders. Earlier this week, Dr. Paul Farmer delivered a lecture at the Russian Academy of Sciences in which he discussed PIH-Russia’s work on drug-resistant tuberculosis, the push toward health equity, and advances in diagnosis and treatment regimens. “When there are new drugs discovered, the question is: what is our plan to deliver them equitably?” Dr. Farmer told the crowd.

Dr. Paul Farmer: A Conversation about Ending TB Deaths

On World TB Day, Dr. Paul Farmer talks with the UN's Ray Chambers about ending TB deaths in The Huffington Post. Read More ▸

MDR-TB in Children: A Q&A with PIH’s Dr. Mercedes Becerra

On World TB Day, PIH’s Dr. Mercedes Becerra published a groundbreaking paper on pediatric TB. Read More ▸

Accompanying Patients Through TB Treatment in Russia

Paul Farmer: To Fight Hepatitis C, Look to HIV

In a Washington Post op-ed, Dr. Paul Farmer advocates for access to hepatitis C drugs. Read More ▸

PIH/Russia Recognized for TB Achievements

PIH’s work in Russia fuses research and trainings with clinical accompaniment and psychosocial support. Read More ▸

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—Dr. Paul Farmer
Chief Strategist & Co-founder