Publication date: 
July 25, 2012

At GroundSwell: A Night for Global Health, IHME Director Dr. Christopher Murray discusses the preliminary results from the upcoming Global Burden of Disease 2010 Study. He shows that some of the previously worst-off areas of the world have experienced spectacular declines in maternal and child mortality since 1990, and he also details some of the factors behind these improvements, including educating girls and investing in global health innovations.