What We Do

Research

Undertake innovative research in humanitarian health science to discover and apply evidence-based strategies for prevention, preparedness, response, recovery and reintegration. 

Educate and Train

Educate and train individuals, governments and organizations on the latest theories and best practice approaches of humanitarian health science to allow for their evidence-based and practical application.

Empower

Empower individuals, communities, organizations and Governments to practically apply skills and expertise gained through research and education.

News

South Kivu reports 5th Ebola case; MSF calls for expanded...

A fifth Ebola case has been confirmed in South Kivu province, an area of recent...

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Cured but still contagious: How mixed messages on sexual...

When Romelie Kawgho’s boyfriend returned from his Ebola checkup in the...

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North Korea’s ‘lost generation’:...

The most comprehensive study to date on health in North Korea has...

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US in danger of losing measles-free status

Millions of Americans suffered from measles in the decades before the...

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When Employer Demands Clash With Health Care Obligations

NPR's Steve Inskeep talks to Paul Spiegel, one of several doctors at Johns...

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Events

Designing Solutions for Humanitarian Crises 2019 Winter...

Join mulitdisciplinary teams in Baltimore & GAZA to improve health care...

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Humanitarian Design Challenge: Solutions for Health in...

Join mulitdisciplinary teams in Baltimore & GAZA to improve health care...

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Complex Emergency The Health Crisis in Venezuela

A special panel discussion  Complex Emergency: The Health Crisis in...

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Separated: Children Separation at the Border A Health and...

A special panel discussion  Separated: Children Separation at the...

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RAPID Psychological First Aid Workshop May 2018

Led by George Everly Jr., Ph.D, a pioneer in the field of psychological trauma...

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Where We Work

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