In partnership with ITN Productions Industry News, RSTMH has co-produced a news and current affairs-style programme “Access to Health: Global Challenges” exploring the critical global threats from tropical disease and the significant medical developments being made to improve global health.
Jacqueline Deen is a paediatric infectious disease and public health specialist. She is currently an Adjunct Research Professor of the Institute of Child Health and Human Development at the University of the Philippines-Manila and a co-investigator of dengue studies in the Philippines.
Kathryn Olszowy is Assistant Professor of Anthropology at New Mexico State University. She studies risk factors for non-communicable diseases such as diabetes and hypertension in low- and middle income countries.
By Maria Kmeid, Pr Hayat Azouri Tannous, Racha Aaraj, Elissa Bechara and Dr Diane Antonios, Toxicology Laboratory and Poison Control Center, Faculty of Pharmacy, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon.