The public is invited to attend a forum on the Global Burden of Disease at World Health Organization Headquarters in Geneva on December 18.
December 18, 2018
April 18, 2018
On Wednesday, April 18 from 12:00-1:30pm, the CSIS Global Health Policy Center and the Kaiser Family Foundation will co-host a discussion on the current state of financing for the global HIV/AIDS pandemic. The event will also serve as the launch of the University of Washington’s Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME)’s Financing Global Health 2017 annual report and an updated IHME interactive data visualization resource.
September 27, 2017
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September 27, 2017
The Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington and the international medical journal, The Lancet, cordially are honored to invite and others interested in population health to attend a special event with Bill Gates
September 25, 2017
As part of the GBD 20th symposium, IHME is pleased to offer a GBD Training Day, which provides opportunities for in-depth exploration and hands-on learning. Participants will learn from GBD experts and have opportunities to network with colleagues from around the world.
September 12, 2017
Many nations have already met some of the health-related SDG targets as of 2016, but more work remains to be done, according to a new scientific study analyzing the world’s progress toward achieving the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goal
March 23, 2017
Data allows us to change the world. At the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME), we’re using data to understand and help address the world’s most important health problems.
February 22, 2017
The global mortality rate among children under 5 has plummeted in the last several decades. As we kick off 2017, Fast Company, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) want to share those success stories – as well as lay the groundwork for the work there still is to do. IHME holds a vast data store that can help ground stories and help the world see and understand the causes and impacts of both successes and opportunities. Our challenge is to bring them to life in a way that grabs attention and engages hearts and minds. Create your own visualizations and graphics with the data that these artists were given.
October 7, 2016
Development is not destiny: Launching the 2015 Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Study
The World Bank, The Lancet, and the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) at the University of Washington co-host an event to launch the 2015 Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Study (GBD). Please join us on Friday, October 7, at 9:30 am ET in Washington, DC or via our online webcast.
July 14, 2016
The International AIDS Conference will take place July 18-22, 2016, in Durban, South Africa.
May 10, 2016
Adolescence is a critical time of formative growth to achieve human potential, a fascinating period of profound physical, psychological, and emotional change. It is a life stage marked by both vulnerability and opportunity.
April 9, 2016
IHME faculty and staff present at the Consortium of Universities for Global Health's annual conference.
February 13, 2016
Affiliate Professor Michael Brauer of the University of British Columbia will give the talk “The global burden of disease from air pollution” at the American Association for the Advancement of Science’s annual meeting.
November 12, 2015
July 7, 2015
This course is designed to introduce students to the concepts, technical components, and quantitative methods for burden of disease measurement. It focuses predominately on constructing aggregate measures such as years of life lost (YLL), years lived with disability (YLD), and disability-adjusted life years (DALYs).
May 13, 2015
Peter Speyer, IHME’s Chief Data and Technology Officer, will speak on “Measuring population health” at the Big Data & Analytics in Healthcare Summit.
March 29, 2015
William Heisel, IHME’s Director of Communications, will give the talk “From data to decision-making: lessons from the Global Burden of Disease collaboration” at Unite for Sight’s Global Health &am
February 18, 2015
Assistant Professor Mohammad Forouzanfar will give the talk “Global health burden of particulate matter (PM 2.5) air pollution, an update from the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors (GBD) 2013 study” at the 2015 Coordinating Res
November 5, 2014
Acting Assistant Professor Jeff Stanaway, PhD, will speak on the global burden of typhoid fever at the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene’s 63rd Annual Meeting.