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Professor Ibrahim Abubakar awarded 2023 Roux Prize

Distinguished global health leader Ibrahim Abubakar is the recipient of the 2023 Roux Prize for his dedication to improving health outcomes over the last three decades. 

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Global diabetes cases to soar from 529 million to 1.3 billion by 2050

More than half a billion people are living with diabetes worldwide, affecting men, women, and children of all ages in every country, and that number is projected to more than double to 1.3 billion people in the next 30 years, with every country seeing an increase.


IHME to advance US county-level health disparities research

The National Institutes of Health and the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities awarded the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation $16.8 million to dissect health disparities at the county level in the US.