Briefings

COVID-19 Briefing: Equity During the COVID-19 Pandemic

COVID-19 continues to strain health systems around the world. A recent report by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Inspector General confirms that hospitals across the country are confronting severe shortages of critical supplies, including tests, ventilators and protective equipment, as they work to combat the growing COVID-19 crisis. A coalition of ...

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COVID-19 Briefing: Spotlight on Patients and Providers

Every evening at 7pm, people around the world are taking a moment to stand in solidarity, applauding healthcare providers and essential service workers for their tireless and selfless efforts to combat the growing COVID-19 pandemic. Globally, healthcare workers and critical support staff – doctors, nurses, patient care assistants, technicians, food service works, custodians and ...

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COVID-19 Briefing: Making Hard Choices on the COVID-19 Pandemic

‘I want America to understand, this week it’s going to get bad,” U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams said on Monday, March 23. While some countries, like China, are beginning to turn the tide on COVID-19 (due to rigorous testing, isolation, social distancing and more), others are only at the beginning stages. Cases in the ...

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COVID-19 Briefing: Lessons from the Beginning of the COVID-19 Pandemic

As Rabin Martin completes our second week of working remotely, we continue to support  our clients, staff and the broader global public health community, during these uncertain times. Although the number of global COVID-19 cases is rising every day, affecting more countries and families, we remain cautiously optimistic about our collective ability to “flatten the curve.” ...

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COVID-19 Briefing: A Global Pandemic

Economic Security in a Pandemic Response Around the world, the negative economic impact of the pandemic is being felt across global markets. Countries are introducing social-distancing measures designed to flatten the curve and help to slow the spread of COVID-19. Yet, such measures, which can include limiting travel and cancelling public gatherings, can have unintended ...

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COVID-19 Briefing: Latest Updates on COVID-19

Industry Briefing on Global Health Security Rabin Martin, as the Secretariat for the Private Sector Roundtable for Global Health Security (PSRT), yesterday hosted a third call in a series on the latest health and economic impact of COVID-19. Representatives from the U.S. Department of State briefed a cross-industry group of companies, noting that travel ...

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