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UN High-Level Meeting on Universal Health Coverage Preview

Beginning on September 17th, heads of government, ministers, diplomats and representatives from civil society, global development and private sector organizations will gather in New York for the United Nations General Assembly and related meetings to discuss advancing global development, including progress toward the Sustainable Development Goals. Those working in health will focus their attention ...

11 September 2019 read more

The unfinished business of ending the HIV epidemic

Rabin Martin’s Terri Jackson has spent the better part of her career as both an advocate and HIV public health expert and, in her recent op-ed for HIV Plus Magazine, she reflects on the decades-long fight for gay rights that has been inextricably linked with the AIDS response. We’ve come a long way since ...

29 July 2019 read more

We cannot achieve universal health coverage without the private sector

How should countries go about achieving universal health coverage (UHC)? Political willpower, accountability and private sector engagement, according to Jeffrey L. Sturchio, Rabin Martin CEO, and Harald Nusser, Head of Novartis Social Business, in their latest op-ed published in CapX. “Developing the partnerships necessary to achieve UHC requires sustained engagement from political leaders who ...

25 July 2019 read more

Unlocking private capital to achieve “health for all”

Turning the vision of universal health coverage (UHC) into a reality often poses a significant financing challenge, and global health stakeholders are turning to “innovative financing” as one of many potential solutions. Rabin Martin’s Saroj Sedalia recently penned an op-ed in Devex, in which she explores when and how global health stakeholders can use ...

15 July 2019 read more

Rabin Martin appoints new client service and organizational culture leads

Rabin Martin, a global health strategy firm working at the intersection of private sector capabilities and unmet public health needs, has introduced new roles on its Leadership Team to support the company’s growth. Maria Schneider and Isabelle Lindenmayer will take on new responsibilities as Portfolio Leaders, and Terri Jackson will become the firm’s Culture ...

10 June 2019 read more

Reflections from WHA

Photo by: REUTERS / Denis Balibouse   As expected, discussions at the 72nd World Health Assembly last week centered on Universal Health Coverage (UHC), the WHO restructuring and drug pricing, with an additional spotlight on mental health and the global health worker shortage. Major announcements included the formation of the long-discussed WHO Foundation this year ...

31 May 2019 read more

The road to universal health coverage starts with shared language

Last week we had the pleasure of hosting a diverse group of panelists for a discussion around the importance of universal health coverage (UHC) and the innovative role of the private sector. The event celebrated the launch of The Road to Universal Health Coverage – a new book published by Johns Hopkins University Press ...

24 May 2019 read more