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GSL hiring a Research Associate - apply now!

GSL hiring a Research Associate - apply now!

June 9, 2017

The Global Strategy Lab is recruiting a Research Associate to support our research program that is focused on designing strategies that address threats to global health and social inequalities. Past and current studies have focused on access to medicines, antimicrobial resistance, science advice, pandemics and domestic and global public health governance and leadership. This position represents a full-time paid opportunity to pursue an interest in global health, develop skills needed for rigorous social sciences research on health law/policy issues, work across national borders as part

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Vox Media article features GSL Director discussing the arduous task ahead for new WHO director general

May 31, 2017

In a Vox Media article titled “The WHO’s new boss is tasked with an impossible job”, GSL Director Steven Hoffman was interviewed to discuss the challenging road ahead for the World Health Organization’s new Director-General, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus. Hoffman comments on the

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Immune Nations, an evidence-based art exhibit, opens at UNAIDS in Geneva

May 23, 2017

On May 23rd, an evidence-based art exhibition co-lead by the Global Strategy Lab and the University of Aberta's Faculty of Arts opened at UNAIDS in Geneva, Switzerland. Running from May 23 to June 30, 2017, <Immune Nations> is an evidence-based art exhibition about the constructive role that art can play in global political discourse around life-saving vaccines, and

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GSL Director receives Early Researcher Award from Ontario Ministry of Research and Innovation

May 18, 2017

GSL Director Steven Hoffman is the recipient of a prestigious Ontario Early Researcher Award from the Ontario Ministry of Research and Innovation for his five-year project, "Techno-Regulation for Improving the Quality of Health News Articles." 

News media is one of the most prominent sources of health information, yet heath news coverage is far from optimal. Individuals who rely on the media

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Evidence-based art exhibit Immune Nations opens in Geneva on May 23

May 17, 2017

The Global Strategy Lab will co-lead an evidence-based art exhibition at UNAIDS in Geneva, Switzerland, from May 23 to June 30, 2017 with the University of Aberta's Faculty of Arts. <Immune Nations>, an evidence-based art exhibition about the constructive role that art can play in global political discourse around life-saving vaccines, brings attention to these debates and the

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