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EIGH Fellowship Recipients for 2013-2014

October 28, 2013

The Eck Institute for Global Health has awarded seven Fellowships for the 2013-2014 academic year. Congratulations to Callan Driscoll, Quirine ten Bosch, and Victoria Smith who are all first time recipients. Renewing for this year are Lindsay Turnbull, Emily Williams, Nicholas Geraci, and Abigail Weaver ...

Notre Dame researchers look at benefits of flu vaccines in the elderly

October 24, 2013

New research at the University of Notre Dame looks more closely at the effects of the influenza vaccine on the elderly, who are considered the highest-risk group for influenza-related mortality ...

What Would You Fight For?

October 01, 2013

In Eldoret, Kenya, the harm imposed by substandard or counterfeit medicine is all too real. Unscrupulous manufacturers or distributors replace expensive medicines with cheaper, less effective ones - or even worthless maize meal or chalk. This type of activity is more than fraud; it's a matter of life and death. Each year, counterfeit and substandard medicines kill more than 300,000 people worldwide ...