Why Black colleges and universities are America’s newest–and most critical–diagnostic testing hubs

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Meharry Medical College / Nashville, TN
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COVID-19 is showing us how to improve health systems—sometimes by disrupting them

The pandemic further threatens weak health systems. Building stronger and more resilient health systems means focusing on women’s care and supporting health care workers.
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A three-part plan to eliminate COVID-19

In order to distribute a safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine, Bill Gates underscores the need for capacity to produce billions of doses, funding to pay for them, and systems to deliver them.
By Bill Gates Co-chair, Board Member, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
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During COVID-19, women’s health care must be an essential service: A conversation with three experts

Three experts on women's health care in low- and middle-income countries discuss maintaining services during the pandemic.
By Lester Coutinho, Jeffrey Smith, and Violaine Mitchell