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November 2014

Announcement | November 13, 2014
PATH welcomes news that millions more women can access Sayana® Press

Pfizer Inc., the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation announce a novel price agreement

Announcement | November 03, 2014
PATH to collaborate with GlaxoSmithKline to develop a test critical to malaria care

New diagnostics for a common enzyme deficiency will bolster malaria elimination efforts

Press release | November 02, 2014
New test will combat major cause of preventable blindness in Africa

Faster, easy-to-use test is the first in a suite of tools to help stamp out neglected tropical diseases in the world’s most vulnerable communities

Press release | November 02, 2014
New malaria vaccines to prevent infection and block transmission get a shot in the arm

Grant from Gates Foundation to PATH Malaria Vaccine Initiative

October 2014

Press release | October 27, 2014
Positive clinical results indicate vaccine candidate is highly efficacious against bacterial diarrhea

Vaccine/adjuvant combination against a leading cause of bacterial diarrhea shows great promise for saving children’s lives

Announcement | October 23, 2014
PATH to promote use of the TASC4 funding mechanism for small scale activities in Africa

PATH awarded Technical Assistance and Support for the Africa Region (TASC4 – Africa) subcontract

Announcement | October 08, 2014
PATH announces program leader for drug development

Dr. David Shoultz to lead work across one of PATH’s five innovation platforms

Announcement | October 03, 2014
Statement from PATH: PATH’s contributions to the global fight against Ebola
Announcement | October 03, 2014
UNITAID report on tuberculosis diagnostics co-authored by PATH scientist

Report details new technologies and market landscape

Press release | October 03, 2014
PATH receives funding to advance development of new diagnostics for neglected tropical diseases

The fight against diseases affecting the world’s most vulnerable communities requires new diagnostic tools

September 2014

Announcement | September 25, 2014
PATH names new leader for Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health and Nutrition program

Dr. Cyril Engmann has extensive experience leading international maternal and newborn health initiatives

Press release | September 24, 2014
New initiative will identify high-impact innovations with great potential to accelerate progress on urgent health challenges
Press release | September 22, 2014
PATH and Novo Nordisk announce Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Action to address global diabetes threat

New partnership launches effort to improve access to diabetes medicines and technologies in low-income countries

Announcement | September 18, 2014
Join us in New York City!

PATH looks toward the future of maternal and newborn health technologies at the UN General Assembly and Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting

Announcement | September 18, 2014
PATH receives award to develop novel vaccine against a leading bacterial cause of diarrhea

New award from the Wellcome Trust will support the clinical development of a vaccine against Shigella for children in the developing world

Press release | September 15, 2014
Health and rights advocates mobilize across globe to demand female condoms
Press release | September 09, 2014
Regulatory clearance opens the way for new single-size contraceptive diaphragm in the United States

Caya® contoured diaphragm is safe, comfortable, and easy to use and expands nonhormonal contraceptive options for women

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

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