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Peru: Study Aims to Reveal How TB Spreads

Scientists have long debated the dynamics of how tuberculosis spreads in people, including whether MDR-TB is as likely to spread as drug-sensitive TB. Epidemiologists behind the Peru study, which followed 18,500 people for several years, hope that answering this question will better equip public health professionals to stop tuberculosis in all its forms. Read More ▸

Haiti’s University Hospital Celebrates Second Anniversary

Now celebrating its two-year anniversary, University Hospital in Mirebalais is a boon for the region and the country following the January 12, 2010 earthquake. Read More ▸

Dr. Paul Farmer: Who Lives and Who Dies

Dr. Paul Farmer writes on the inequities of healthcare funding in "Who Lives and Who Dies," published February 5, 2015, in the London Review of Books. Read More ▸

‘PIH Healed My Disease—and My Hunger’

Daphroza Nyiranzoga reflects on her experiences as a patient working with PIH's team in Rwanda. Read More ▸

World AIDS Day: Lessons from HIV

In the 2013 Shattuck Lecture, Partners In Health co-founder Dr. Paul Farmer argues that the true barrier to HIV treatment for poor people was a lack of funding, not the difficulty of delivering treatment. We look back at the HIV Equity Initiative in Haiti, which provided evidence for a model to make HIV treatment available to millions of people worldwide. Read More ▸

Blood, Sweat and Gears: A 4,000 Mile Bike Ride Raises AIDS Awareness

Meet the seven women who pedaled 4,000 miles across the United States to support Partners In Health. Read More ▸

Food as Medicine: Chef Jody Adams’s Culinary Quest in Haiti

The award-winning chef behind Boston’s Rialto restaurant helps University Hospital serve healthier meals to patients. Read More ▸

Empowering Nurses to Improve Care in Haiti

Partners In Health and Zanmi Lasante open a Nursing Center of Excellence. Read More ▸

From Russia to Haiti, Nurses Deliver

For International Nurses Week, we’re celebrating the work of our nurses—the clinicians who provide the majority of care in the countries where we work. Read More ▸

Inside University Hospital’s 24-hour Emergency Department

Emergency medicine doctors could see any illness or injury at any moment—and PIH is training them to be ready. Read More ▸

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“The idea that some lives matter less is the root of all that's wrong with the world.”

—Dr. Paul Farmer
Chief Strategist & Co-founder