We have compiled a list of resources on the current outbreak of the Ebola virus, including: general information, events at Princeton discussing Ebola, and stories about Princeton alumni participating in and commenting on the crisis response.
Notes from the Field
Ramanan Laxminarayan discusses the growing problem of antibiotic resistance around the globe in an IMF publication.
Howard talks about health insurance enrollment, cost controls, political transitions and the latest Supreme Court case.
Angus Deaton explored varying life-satisfaction levels and emotions as people age across different regions of the world.
Jessica Metcalf discusses the prospects and barriers for mathematical modeling to inform public health initiatives.
Two global health faculty question the conventional wisdom on how to stem the emergence and spread of drug-resistant pathogens.
Janet Currie & Hannes Schwandt examined the relationship between living through a recession and childbearing among US women.
Heather Howard is quoted in the NJ Spotlight story "ACA Medical-Insurance Shoppers in New Jersey Get More Choices for 2015".
Alex Ploss led a study that used antibody-based strategies to prevent hepatitis C infection in laboratory mice.
Ramanan Laxminarayan's article "Antibiotic effectiveness: Balancing conservation against innovation," appeared in the September 12, 2014 issue of "Science".