Chris Troeger

Children in Cameroon. PATH/Claire Suni
Dec 04, 2019
In 2017, a child born in the Central African Republic (CAR) had nearly a 1 in 100 chance of dying from diarrhea before their fifth birthday, the highest risk in the world. This risk was over 7000 times greater than the country with the lowest
May 30, 2019
Photo: PATH/Patrick McKern.  May 08, 2019 Data sources for the Global Burden of Diarrhea
May 08, 2019
Photo: PATH/Gabe Bienczycki.   Estimates are only as strong as the evidence on which they are built. The Global Burden of Disease (GBD) study, covered on our previous DefeatDD blog post, produces thousands of estimates of morbidity and mortality
Feb 19, 2019
Everyone deserves to live a long life in full health. That may not seem like such a radical thing to say, but in many ways, it is helping to spark a global health revolution. Inspired and fueled by this idea, the Global Burden of Disease study, or