Tag Archives: Universal health coverage

Epic Measures

A book about the measurement of Disability Adjusted Life-Years (DALY) and the Global Burden of Disease   Calculating the global burden of disease – a measure of what ails and kills whom, everywhere, is no small feat. Epic Measures is the story of Chris Murray and colleagues developed the DALY and measured the global burden […]

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Building Local Research Capacity: Key to Achieving Universal Health Coverage

The example of the KLE University’s success as a member of the Global Network for Women’s and Children’s Health  This blog post is by guest blogger, friend and colleague…Nora Kropp As a midwife who later went into the field of public health research, I distinctly remember my first days at my ‘research job’. There were […]

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