Crossing the Finish Line: Sustaining Behavior Change for the Prevention and Elimination of NTDs

16 Nov 2019

Access to water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) is a fundamental human right. Improvements in health and increasing life expectancy across much of the world can be attributed to investments that improve environmental conditions and healthy behaviors.

Research Spotlight – Development of Tools to Re-Orient Social Mobilization Strategies to Close the Coverage-Compliance Gap

04 Nov 2019

It sounds simple – we ask entire communities to take medications periodically, provided free of charge, to protect themselves and their community from neglected tropical diseases (NTDs).

IncoNTD: A Unique Opportunity for Stakeholders

17 Sep 2019

The 1st  International Conference on NTDs (IncoNTD) in Africa is jointly organized by the African Research Network for Neglected Tropical Diseases (ARNTD), the Kenya Ministry of Health (MoH), and the Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI), and will

Interconnectedness of Public Health Approach: Profile of Humphrey Fellow Ye Min Htet

09 May 2019

Dr. Ye Min Htet is currently a Humphrey Fellow at the Neglected Tropical Diseases Support Center (NTD-SC), assisting the research team.

Wendy Harrison on Linking Research to Practice

08 Apr 2019

Dr. Wendy Harrison is the Executive Director of the Schistosomiasis Control Initiative and former chair of the 

Exposed Communities Could Have a Pivotal Role in the Fight Against Chagas

04 Mar 2019

It is not a shock that the ability to do effective research depends on the coordination and well thought planning of the stakeholders involved.

Detecting Trichiasis Using 3D Photography: A Case Study

12 Feb 2019

This blog first appeared in Medium on February 12, 2019