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The Georgetown Global Health Initiative serves as a university-wide platform for supporting research, teaching, and service in global health and for developing concrete solutions to the health challenges facing families and communities throughout the world.


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Safeguarding the Bioeconomy Event

Biological threats have historically focused on addressing emerging infectious diseases or the possibility of engineering a virus that could start the zombie apocalypse. Today, as biology continues to converge with the cyber realm, new security challenges will arise. In the area of health care…


New Blog on the COVID-19 Vaccination Response

New Blog on the COVID-19 Vaccination Response

The O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law recently released a blog discussing what role the WHO should play to ensure the effective distribution of  COVID-19 vaccines and the successful implementation of a worldwide vaccination program.