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Remembering Rashi Fein

It is with great sadness that we announce that Rashi Fein, DLitt, PhD passed away on Monday, September 8, 2014.

Combating DR-TB

Johnson & Johnson announces new grant to Harvard Medical School to combat drug-resistant tuberculosis.


Members of Partners in Health work with representatives from Liberia and Sierra Leone via conference call to help combat the Ebola outbreak. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

September 18, 2014

Partners In Health (PIH) reports that a team of doctors and staff led by Dr. Paul Farmer are headed to Liberia to lay the groundwork for an ambitious two- to three-year project that will require well over 100 volunteer doctors, nurses, lab technicians, and public health workers to combat the Ebola crisis. PIH has also prepared an article of frequently asked questions about their Ebola response.

These media sources (and others) have reported on the PIH response: PIH; WBUR; Boston GlobeBoston Herald; Forbes; United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs. If you, or someone you know, is interested in volunteering, please contact PIH.


August 25, 2014

Ebola Outbreak

Dr. Paul Farmer and others from the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine speak about the Ebola Outbreak