The Lancet Examines Goals, Challenges of U.S. Office of Global Health Diplomacy
March 29, 2013
The Lancet reports on the role of diplomacy in U.S. global health efforts, highlighting a recent appearance by Ambassador Eric Goosby, head of the U.S. State Department's Office of Global Health Diplomacy and the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator, at a town hall forum at the Kaiser Family Foundation in Washington, D.C. Goosby "said the Office of Global Health Diplomacy will work to sustain U.S.-funded health programs in partner countries," according to the journal. "That is best realized through the highest level dialogue in these countries with leadership," Goosby said, adding, "The kind of huge diplomatic tool chest that is out there will try to support, amplify, and sustain these discussions ... to better ensure their permanence, basically, to save more lives," the journal writes.View Full Article
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