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August 2014

Announcement | August 21, 2014
Award honors leader of PATH’s diagnostics group

Washington Global Health Alliance award recognizes Tala de los Santos and global health “pioneers”

Announcement | August 21, 2014
Join PATH at the International Papillomavirus conference in Seattle
Press release | August 12, 2014
First antimalarial treatments produced with semisynthetic artemisinin enter market

First shipment marks a critical step in improving access to treatment worldwide

Press release | August 08, 2014
South African Medical Research Council and PATH launch new Global Health Innovation Accelerator

Innovative partnership will drive development of devices and diagnostics to improve maternal, neonatal, and child health in South Africa and beyond

July 2014

Press release | July 22, 2014
New tools for polio surveillance could aid eradication efforts

Joint PATH/University of Washington effort gains major support from the Paul G. Allen Family Foundation

Press release | July 10, 2014
Injectable contraceptive launched in Burkina Faso to expand choice and address unmet need

Three-month contraceptive in Uniject™ injection device will be introduced in four African countries

June 2014

Press release | June 16, 2014
PATH receives grant to expand drug research for deadly diarrhea

Partnerships will be key to eventual scale-up of innovations to reduce child deaths

Announcement | June 03, 2014
PATH Malaria Vaccine Initiative names new director of research & development

Dr. Rick King to lead work in transmission-blocking vaccines, evaluation technology

May 2014

Announcement | May 06, 2014
Canada expands access to new single-size contraceptive diaphragm

Product launch will introduce Caya® contoured diaphragm to North America

April 2014

Announcement | April 17, 2014
PATH marks World Malaria Day 2014

Events in Seattle and Berkeley, California, highlight progress and commitment toward eliminating malaria

Announcement | April 07, 2014
Second round of grants available for evaluating nutrition programs

Awards aim to identify the best ways to improve maternal, child nutrition

March 2014

Announcement | March 27, 2014
PATH receives funding to build new tools in the fight against malaria

Point-of-care diagnostic test seeks to improve management of P. vivax malaria

Announcement | March 21, 2014
On World TB Day: time to stop TB

Let’s reach the missing 3 million who have TB but don't know it

Press release | March 18, 2014
Survey: 2014 top investments in global health

Experts say strengthening health systems and improving service delivery are crucial investments for solving health crises

Announcement | March 12, 2014
Newly published study indicates lifesaving potential for new rotavirus vaccine

Article in The Lancet provides safety and efficacy data from phase 3 trial of ROTAVAC®

Announcement | March 07, 2014
PATH names director of Digital Health Solutions

Katherine Wilson will oversee digital health strategy and implementation

February 2014

Announcement | February 26, 2014
New PATH office opens in Myanmar

Team will support a range of country health priorities, from maternal and newborn health and nutrition to immunization systems

Press release | February 18, 2014
Mass campaign with first vaccine allowed “outside cold chain” in Africa protects remotest African regions from deadly meningitis epidemics

A second study by World Health Organization suggests keeping vaccines at ambient temperatures during campaigns could cut storage and transportation costs in half

Announcement | February 11, 2014
Award honors PATH’s leadership on sustainability in Seattle

Sustainable Seattle award recognizes our commitment to improving road safety and local transportation systems

January 2014

Announcement | January 28, 2014
Four new members join PATH’s board of directors
Announcement | January 17, 2014
PATH names director of strategic initiatives for International Development

Global health and development leader Katharine Kreis to guide strategic geographic presence

Press release | January 14, 2014
PATH names former White House advisor Grant Colfax as leader of its HIV/AIDS and Tuberculosis Program

Former Obama administration public health expert and leading clinical scientist will oversee program and advise PATH’s translational science policy

Announcement | January 07, 2014
New resources highlight impact of the Global Campaign for Microbicides

Fourteen-year effort focused on helping women protect themselves from HIV

Announcement | January 06, 2014
Outlook reproductive health research newsletter celebrates 30th anniversary

Latest issue addresses adolescent sexual and reproductive health in a complex world

December 2013

Announcement | December 12, 2013
PATH announces new managing director for international programs

Microsoft executive Diana Pallais is an experienced business leader and social innovator

November 2013

Announcement | November 26, 2013
Grants available for evaluating nutrition programs

Awardees will generate evidence on best ways to improve maternal, child nutrition

Announcement | November 21, 2013
Accelerating innovations to improve vaccine access and infant health

PATH receives two Grand Challenges Explorations grants to advance a new class of cold chain equipment and simplify human milk banking systems

Announcement | November 11, 2013
Transforming family planning and reproductive health services

New collaboration between PATH and the Population Council will strengthen and scale up programs through implementation science

Announcement | November 08, 2013
Join PATH at the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene conference

PATH staff will highlight our work to leverage new approaches and tools in the fight against malaria

Announcement | November 07, 2013
Innovative contraceptive technologies featured at the International Conference on Family Planning

PATH staff will highlight our work to advance technologies and approaches that expand family planning access and choices

October 2013

Announcement | October 31, 2013
Board member Dean Allen honored

Award recognizes extraordinary role in advancing PATH’s work

Announcement | October 24, 2013
Join PATH at the Union World Conference on Lung Health

PATH staff will share expertise in tuberculosis prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and care

Press release | October 22, 2013
PATH Malaria Vaccine Initiative names new director

Ashley Birkett, PhD, to lead key product development program at PATH

Press release | October 09, 2013
Japanese encephalitis vaccine achieves WHO prequalification, a key step in expanding access and protecting more children

Milestone marks the first prequalified JE vaccine for children and the first Chinese vaccine manufacturer to achieve prequalification

Press release | October 07, 2013
Malaria vaccine candidate reduces disease over 18 months of follow-up in late-stage study of more than 15,000 infants and young children
Announcement | October 06, 2013
Join PATH at the Pan-African Multisectoral Initiative on Malaria conference

PATH staff will highlight our work in malaria control, treatment, and vaccine development

September 2013

Announcement | September 26, 2013
Jo Addy joins PATH’s board of directors
Announcement | September 25, 2013
New partnership advances drug formulation that could help prevent HIV infection

Development of long-acting injectable drug could reduce the risk of infection in healthy adults

Announcement | September 23, 2013
New publication highlights ten proven innovations to save women and children now

Breakthrough health innovations could save 1.2 million mothers and children by the end of 2015

Announcement | September 20, 2013
October 2 event highlights the role of family planning in empowering women

Panel discussion in Seattle features work by PATH and others to save lives and strengthen communities through better reproductive health

Announcement | September 12, 2013
MenAfriVac® vaccine cuts incidence of meningitis by 94 percent

Study in The Lancet shows remarkable effectiveness of vaccine developed through a PATH-WHO partnership

Announcement | September 03, 2013
Skin Vaccination Summit features PATH leaders

International conference showcases recent innovations in skin-mediated vaccination advanced by PATH and partners

Announcement | September 03, 2013
Statement from PATH: cervical cancer demonstration project in India

August 2013

Announcement | August 27, 2013
New PATH partnership will advance solutions for diarrhea and malaria

UK government is funding nine innovative partnerships to address deadly diseases

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