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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

Announcement | August 21, 2013
Bold PATH innovations win support at 2013 Saving Lives at Birth Grand Challenge

Four proposed products answer a challenge to find smart solutions to protect women and newborns worldwide

July 2013

Press release | July 31, 2013
PATH receives award to strengthen immunization management systems

PATH will lead five-year, multi-million dollar initiative aimed at creating transformative impact to increase immunization coverage

Announcement | July 25, 2013
Washington State Governor Jay Inslee visits PATH

Visit and tour spark discussion on innovative public-private partnerships and the state’s burgeoning global health sector

Announcement | July 18, 2013
WHO adds 7.1% chlorhexidine digluconate for umbilical cord care to essential medicines list

PATH’s work helps pave the way for broad use of chlorhexidine to prevent deadly neonatal infections

Press release | July 12, 2013
PATH names Dr. David C. Kaslow as vice president of product development

Ashley Birkett appointed deputy director of PATH’s Malaria Vaccine Initiative

Announcement | July 03, 2013
Innovative partnership to bring rapid test for river blindness to market

Standard Diagnostics will manufacture point-of-care test for onchocerciasis developed by PATH

June 2013

Press release | June 20, 2013
Regulatory approval opens the way for European launch of new single-size contraceptive diaphragm

The device is safe, comfortable, and easy to use, expanding nonhormonal contraceptive options for women

Press release | June 05, 2013
PATH names Olivia Polius as chief financial officer

Proven leader in finance, business, and nonprofit sectors to direct PATH’s financial operations

Announcement | June 03, 2013
PATH’s 2012 annual report launched

Innovation in Motion explores transformative innovations to address diarrheal disease, pneumonia, family health, malaria, and more

May 2013

Announcement | May 30, 2013
New call for access to health supplies for mothers and children

Panel at the World Health Assembly sets stage for global action

Press release | May 29, 2013
New innovations for preventing and treating postpartum hemorrhage are saving women’s lives

Research and analysis shows global collaboration using continuum of care approach and nonpneumatic antishock garment to address postpartum hemorrhage has positive results

Press release | May 28, 2013
International female condom film contest announces winners

The four winning entries debuted at the Women Deliver 2013 conference

Announcement | May 28, 2013
Antidiarrheal drug candidate moves to next phase of clinical study

Investigational new drug developed by PATH’s Drug Development program could shorten the duration and severity of symptoms

Announcement | May 24, 2013
CEO announces target for reducing childhood deaths
Announcement | May 16, 2013
Join PATH at Women Deliver 2013

International conference will showcase how PATH takes innovation to scale to save women’s lives

Announcement | May 14, 2013
New rotavirus vaccine shows promise

Partners announce positive phase 3 clinical trial results for affordable rotavirus vaccine

Press release | May 10, 2013
Semisynthetic artemisinin achieves WHO prequalification

First non-plant-derived source of a key ingredient in the top malaria drug will increase access to treatment

Announcement | May 06, 2013
PATH to test new formulation of oral rehydration solution

Advances in oral rehydration solution composition may strengthen a proven defense against diarrhea

April 2013

Press release | April 26, 2013
PATH names Michael Kollins as chief operating officer

Leader with international, multisector experience to guide and strengthen PATH’s operating systems

Announcement | April 25, 2013
Novel strategies to expand supply of yellow fever vaccine

Dose-reduction strategies could help conserve 420 million doses of yellow fever vaccine by 2022, new report concludes

Announcement | April 24, 2013
Puget Sound Business Journal event features Steve Davis

PATH’s president and CEO will speak at breakfast gathering of business leaders

Announcement | April 18, 2013
Decade of Vaccines supplement features PATH contributors

Supplement from the journal Vaccine explores opportunities and challenges of the Global Vaccine Action Plan

Announcement | April 17, 2013
Health recommendations for the post-2015 global development agenda

Principles and goals proposed by PATH inform new report on accelerating progress in health and development

Press release | April 17, 2013
BHP Billiton Sustainable Communities and PATH launch early childhood health and nutrition program

Three-year initiative will support early childhood health and development in Mozambique

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