Kirsten Wiens, PhD

Clinician opens a packet of oral rehydration solution (ORS)
Jul 27, 2020
Over 500,000 children die due to diarrheal diseases each year despite the fact that diarrhea is a preventable and treatable disease. One way to prevent diarrheal deaths is through treatment with oral rehydration solution (ORS), a simple therapy
Indonesia and Peru diarrhea burden graphic
May 14, 2020
New IHME estimate show that countries such as Indonesia and Peru, pictured above, still experience substantial geographic disparities in diarrhea mortality. Source: IHME.    Diarrhea is the second leading infectious child killer in low- and middle