Intensified Disease Management

Together for Zero: Coordinated Research Required to Achieve Zero Disease, Disability, and Discrimination from Leprosy

07 Dec 2018

When one thinks of leprosy, it is of the days of old—a debilitating disease described in literature. With over 200,000 new cases detected every year (including over 150 in the US last year), leprosy instills fear in communities to this day.

In Step Towards 2020

15 Dec 2017

Newly Released Scorecard Marks Progress in the Fight against Neglected Tropical Diseases 

Chagas prevention must focus on mothers, experts say

08 Dec 2016

Go to the mothers. That’s what health workers must do to control and eliminate Chagas disease from the 21 Latin American countries where it is a persistent, often silent, scourge.

Keynote: Relieving Human Suffering through Partnership and Perseverance

10 Nov 2016

Remarks by Jimmy Carter, originally published by The Carter Center. Photos by Michael Schwarz.

Panel - Integrating PC-NTD and IDM Disease Programs: Benefits and Unintended Consequences

26 Oct 2016

This entry describes a panel discussion to take place at the annual meeting of the Coalition for Operational Research on Neglected Tropical Diseases (COR-NTD).

COR-NTD Is Coming Together

12 Oct 2016

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter once said, “You can do what you have to do, and sometimes you can do it even better than you think you can.”