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The Problem with Gun Violence Research: Fear of Uncomfortable Answers

By Alan I. Leshner, MS, PhD | September 20, 2018

By Alan I. Leshner, MS, PhD CEO Emeritus, American Association for the Advancement of Science Introduction The purpose of science…

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Making Peace with My Friend Jay Dickey

By Mark Rosenberg, MD, MPP | August 20, 2018

By Mark Rosenberg, MD, MPP President Emeritus, The Task Force for Global Health Introduction I went to graduate school in…

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Real-World Evidence to Increase Value in Health Care

By McClellan et al. | July 20, 2018

By Mark McClellan, MD, PhD, Director of the Duke Margolis Center for Health Policy and the Robert J. Margolis, MD, Professor…

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The Opacity of Transparency: The Search for a Cure to Our Health Care Woes

By Niall Brennan, MPP | June 19, 2018

By Niall Brennan, MPP President & CEO, Health Care Cost Institute Introduction Health care spending is exceedingly difficult to control…

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Management of Immune-Related Adverse Events in Patients Treated With Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor Therapy: American Society of Clinical Oncology Clinical Practice

By GROWTH | June 10, 2018

AUTHORS: Brahmer JR, Lacchetti C, Schneider BJ, Atkins MB, Brassil KJ, Caterino JM, Chau I, Ernstoff MS, Gardner JM, Ginex P,…

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Why Evidence Matters for Universal Health Coverage: A Perspective from the World Bank Group

By Timothy G. Evans, MD, PhD | May 18, 2018

By Timothy G. Evans, MD, PhD Senior Director, Health, Nutrition, and Population Global Practice The World Bank Introduction Evidence is…

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Gender-specific estimates of COPD prevalence: a systematic review and meta-analysis

By GROWTH | May 10, 2018

AUTHORS: Ntritsos G, Franek J, Belbasis L, Christou MA, Markozannes G, Altman P, Fogel R, Sayre T, Ntzani EE, Evangelou E…

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Contemporary Health Policymaking: Where’s the Evidence?

By Susan Dentzer | April 19, 2018

By Susan Dentzer President and CEO, Network for Excellence in Health Innovation (NEHI) Former senior policy adviser for the Robert…

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