‘You Have to Say Something:’ Paul Park Discusses Generational Shift in Struggle Against Racism, Violence
PIH's director of implementation for NCDs reflects on Asian American history and identity, and how speaking out is vital for a more equitable future
Need to Know: Details on Biden's New Public Health Workforce Plan
The Biden Administration just announced a $7.4 billion investment in a public health workforce. Partners In Health applauds the decision to invest in our critical public health and community health workforces while we continue to battle the COVID-19 pandemic and the underlying inequities in the U.S. health system.
Working In Global Health: Sita Chandra
Sita Chandra, clinical operations associate with PIH, reflects on her lifelong passion for global health, decolonizing the sector and more
Answering the Call: Nurse Offers Compassionate Counseling at Clinic for Teens
Led by nurse Phebian Sondufu-Sowa, Koidu Government Hospital’s adolescent and youth-friendly services clinic provides care far beyond medical.
New Executive Director in Sierra Leone’s Mantra: “We Need to Care for People”
In August 2014, Dr. Mohamed Bailor Barrie got a phone call from Partners In Health Co-founder Dr. Paul Farmer—and immediately began dancing. “Paul called me and said PIH made a commitment to come to Sierra Leone. I started dancing through the whole house,” Barrie recalled.
PHOTOS: PIH Celebrates Groundbreaking for Maternal Center of Excellence in Sierra Leone
The state-of-the-art teaching hospital is designed not only to provide a new level of care for Sierra Leonean women and families, but also to set new standards for what's possible around the world.
In Peru, Mothers Form Knitting Co-Op To Support Families
From sweaters to blankets to beanies, Wawa Pacha has many products, but one mission: to help mothers in Carabayllo earn income to keep their families healthy.
One Year Into Pandemic, Honoring the Strain, and Triumph, of Nurses
In honor of National Nurses Week, PIH leaders and nursing professionals discuss how nurses have been key to COVID-19 response, learned and grown through the pandemic, and shown a path forward beyond this moment of crisis.
In Mexico, Midwives Offer Care Rooted In Ancestral Tradition
Midwives have been central to shaping maternal care in Mexico. At Casa Materna, midwives work alongside nurses and doctors, combining traditional and modern forms of care for women at all stages of pregnancy.
Petition: U.S. Must Support Patent Waiver for COVID-19 Vaccines
During the WTO meeting on May 5, Pres. Joseph R. Biden must support the TRIPS waiver to release patent protections that prevent the global mass production of COVID-19 vaccines.