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How can the private sector engage and partner with CDC in 2019?

Earlier this month, Rabin Martin welcomed Dr. Rebecca Martin, Director, Center for Global Health at the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Dr. Judy Monroe, President and CEO, CDC Foundation to uncover potential opportunities for global collaboration between the private sector and CDC. Ensuring global health security remains a top priority ...

01 April 2019 read more

Happy International Women’s Day!

This International Women’s Day, I’m excited to mark the occasion by recognizing the inspiring women of Rabin Martin. While research shows that the majority of Americans see men and women as equally capable when it comes to key qualities and behaviors that are essential for top leaders in politics and business, women still make ...

08 March 2019 read more

Breakthroughs begin with curiosity: The 2018 State of Curiosity report

In 2016, Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany posed a challenge to us following a global corporate rebrand: How could the company demonstrate its transformation into a vibrant science and technology company? The ‘Curiosity Initiative’ was born and served as the lever to articulate the company’s scientific and technological innovations in a global and differentiating way, ...

07 March 2019 read more

What can we expect in global health in 2019?

At the beginning of last year, we posed the question, “What will 2018 bring for global public health?” — to experts in global health, with answers ranging from threats to global health financing to the advent of breakthrough technologies. As we prepare for another year of uncertainty and change, we can be sure that ...

15 January 2019 read more

Announcing the Release of The Road to Universal Health Coverage

We are proud to highlight the release of The Road to Universal Health Coverage: Innovation, Equity, and the New Health Economy, a new book on universal health care and the private sector edited by Jeffrey L. Sturchio, CEO of Rabin Martin, Ilona Kickbusch, director of the Global Health Centre of the Graduate Institute of International ...

10 January 2019 read more

An important step forward in greater private sector engagement

In November, the Government of Indonesia hosted the 5th Global Health Security Agenda (GHSA) Ministerial meeting, bringing together delegations from governments, multilateral organizations, NGOs and the private sector to discuss the progress achieved to-date in strengthening health security capacity since the start of the GHSA and chart the way forward for the next phase ...

18 December 2018 read more

Leveraging the private sector to bridge the gap in Nigeria’s healthcare system

Last month, Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) convened a high-level forum in Nigeria, “Bridging the Gap in Nigeria’s Health System” – featuring roundtable discussions highlighting strategies and models to address effective healthcare financing, best practices for preventing and treating communicable and non-communicable diseases and innovative solutions to strengthen Nigeria’s healthcare system. This forum is ...

13 December 2018 read more

The new health economy, the private sector and the road to universal health coverage

Today is Universal Health Coverage Day. A new book edited by Rabin Martin’s Jeffrey L. Sturchio, Ilona Kickbusch (Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva) and Louis Galambos (Johns Hopkins University) provides a range of insights into the extent and impact of the global health economy and how private firms are contributing to ...

12 December 2018 read more