Worldwide, there are more than 200 million cases of malaria a year and it is estimated that a child dies of malaria every two minutes. In Latin America, there are more than 500,000 cases of malaria each year. Transmitted person-to-person through the bite of an infected mosquito, malaria is considered one of the world’s most […]
The Centers for Disease Control recently released preliminary data finding that drug overdoses in the United States are down for the first time in nearly 30 years. A severe crisis that affects public health, along with social and economic welfare, drug overdoses hit an all-time high in 2017 with about 70,000 deaths. Currently, the majority […]
Click here to watch a Voice of America report about the GHC’s Immunization Taskforce Workshop that took place in December 2019.
Click here to read a recent article by Dr. Andria Rusk that was featured in the Association of American Colleges and Universities’ website.
The Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work and FIU’s Global Health Consortium in partnership with College of Communication, Architecture + The Arts recently hosted the workshop, Global Health for Journalists. The goal of the three-day workshop was to increase overall knowledge of trending global health topics such as nutrition, diabetes, vaccination and anti-microbial […]