We are mission-driven and have deep technical expertise.
We support staff who live in the countries or regions in which we work. We strive to create a fit-for-purpose workplace that is respectful, diverse, inclusive and supportive. Our governance reflects deep knowledge of the areas where we work and the diversity of the people we serve.
We work with governments and partners across the globe to co-create, advocate for, and scale up activities in two core areas:
High blood pressure is the world's leading cause of death. Despite availability of safe, effective and low cost treatment, only one out of seven adults with hypertension have their blood pressure controlled. We work with partners to reduce heart attack and stroke by:
The world is vulnerable to the next health threat because most people live in countries that are not well prepared to find, stop and prevent dangerous infectious diseases such as COVID-19. We partner with countries to step up preparedness by:
@ResolveTSL's @DrTomFrieden tells @maggiemfox that "preparedness is not an end state. Preparedness is a journey." In this @OneHealthTrust podcast, they explore how some outbreaks were stopped 🚫 before becoming pandemics.— Pandemic Action Network (@PandemicAction) December 2, 2022
⏱️ 11 minute #longlistenhttps://t.co/sYAb6Nyfxo
Since then, there's been inspiring progress in NYC, the US, and globally scaling up treatment and prevention. But we must continue the unfinished work of reaching those at greatest need, driving new infections and AIDS deaths to zero. The world has a long way to go still.— Dr. Tom Frieden (@DrTomFrieden) December 1, 2022
Subscribe to stay up to date on the latest news and learnings from our Cardiovascular Health and Prevent Epidemics teams, and our President and CEO Dr. Tom Frieden.