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Developing new health technologies for neglected diseases: a pipeline portfolio review and cost model
Authors: Ruth Young, Tewodros Bekele, Alexander Gunn, Nick Chapman, Vipul Chowdhary, Kelsey Corrigan, Lindsay Dahora, Sebastián Martinez, Sallie Permar, Johan Persson, Bill Rodriguez, Marco Schäferhoff, Kevin Schulman, Tulika Singh, Robert F Terry, Gavin Yamey

The Center’s director, Gavin Yamey, is a co-author on two upcoming chapters of the third edition of the Disease Control Priorities Project (DCP3).  These chapters are focused on (i) identifying the highest priority inter-sectoral interventions to improve health, and (ii) developing an “essential” list of interventions to be included in universal health coverage packages.

Donor transitions from HIV programs: what is the impact on vulnerable populations?

Authors: Kelly Flanagan, Hannah Rees, Hanna Huffstetler, Kaci Kennedy McDade, Gavin Yamey, Diana Gonzalez, and Robert Hecht

Funding innovation in neglected diseases
Authors: Gavin Yamey, Amie Batson, Peter H Kilmarx, Marcel Yotebieng | Citation: BMJ 2018; 360 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k1182

How to convene an international health or development commission: ten key steps
Authors: Gavin Yamey, Lawrence H. Summers, Dean T Jamison, and Jessica Brinton | Citation: Health Policy and Planning, 2018, 1–7; doi: 10.1093/heapol/czx179

Naomi Beyeler, Sara Fewer, Marcel Yotebieng, and Gavin Yamey. Improving resource mobilisation for global health R&D: a role for coordination platforms?

Beyeler N, et al. BMJ Glob Health 2019;4:e001209. doi:10.1136/bmjgh-2018-00120

Intersectoral policy priorities for health
Authors: David A. Watkins, Rachel Nugent, Helen Saxenian, Gavin Yamey, Kristen Danforth, Eduardo González-Pier, Charles N. Mock, Prabhat Jha, Ala Alwan, and Dean T. Jamison | Citation: Disease Control Priorities, Third Edition : Volume 9. Improving Health and Reducing Poverty. Washington, DC: World Bank DOI: 10.1596/978-1-4648-0527-1

Strengthening the United States government’s role in product development for global health
Authors: Gavin Yamey, Andrea Thoumi, Jonathan Gonzalez-Smith, Cynthia Binanay, Ipchita Bharali, Zeena Johar, David Ridley, Nick Chapman

Valuing health as development: going beyond gross domestic product
Authors: Gavin Yamey, Osondu Ogbuoji, Victoria Y Fan, David E Bloom, Klaus Prettner | Citation: BMJ 2018; 363 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k4371


A framework for stimulating economic investments to prevent emerging diseases
Authors: Daniel L Schar, Gavin Mark Yamey, Catherine C Machalaba, William B Karesh | Citation: Bulletin of the World Health Organization; Type: Perspectives; Article ID: BLT.17.199547

Financing of international collection action for epidemic and pandemic preparedness
Authors: Gavin Yamey, Marco Schäferhoff, Ole Kristian Aars, Barry Bloom, Dennis Carroll, Mukesh Chawla, Victor Dzau, Ricardo Echalar, Indermit Singh Gill, Tore Godal, Sanjeev Gupta, Dean Jamison, Patrick Kelley, Frederik Kristensen, Ceci Mundaca-Shah, Ben Oppenheim, Julie Pavlin, Rodrigo Salvado, Peter Sands, Rocio Schmunis, Agnes Soucat, Lawrence H Summers, Anas El Turabi, Ron Waldman, Ed Whiting | Citation: Lancet Global Health 2017; http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(17)30203-6

International collective action for epidemic and pandemic preparedness: an economic policy brief for the G20 Health Working Group
Authors: Gavin Yamey, Marco Schäferhoff, Ruth Young, Nicolai Braun, Christina Figiel, Jessica Kraus, Sebastián Martinez, Ipchita Bharali, Naomi Beyeler, Sara Fewer, and Sam Manning

Strengthening domestic resource mobilization: moving from theory to practice in low-and middle-income countries
Authors: Raul Felix Junquera-Varela, Marijn Verhoeven, Gangadhar P. Shukla, Bernard Haven, Rajul Awasthi, and Blanca Moreno-Dodson | Citation: World Bank doi:10.1596/978-1-4648-1073-2


How much donor financing for health is channelled to global versus country-specific aid functions?
Authors: Marco Schäferhoff, Sara Fewer, Jessica Kraus, Emil Richter, Lawrence H Summers, Jesper Sundewall, Gavin Yamey, Dean T Jamison | Citation:  Lancet 2015;3862436-2441

Gavin Yamey, along with his co-authors Naomi Beyeler, Hester Wadge, and Dean Jamison, authored a new report “Investing in health: the economic case” at the World Innovation Summit for Health on 30th November, 2016. The report summarizes the evidence on the impressive returns to investing in health and makes a strong case for governments and donors to invest in cost-effective interventions.

Next generation maternal health: external shocks and health-system innovations
Authors: Margaret E Kruk, Stephanie Kujawski, Cheryl A Moyer, Richard M Adanu, Kaosar Afsana, Jessica Cohen, Amanda Glassman, Alain Labrique, K Srinath Reddy, Gavin Yamey | Citation: Lancet 2016; 388: 2296–306


Global health 2035: a world converging within a generation
Authors: Dean T Jamison, Lawrence H Summers, George Alleyne, Kenneth J Arrow, Seth Berkley, Agnes Binagwaho, Flavia Bustreo, David Evans, Richard G A Feachem, Julio Frenk, Gargee Ghosh, Sue J Goldie, Yan Guo, Sanjeev Gupta, Richard Horton, Margaret E Kruk, Adel Mahmoud, Linah K Mohohlo, Mthuli Ncube, Ariel Pablos-Mendez, K Srinath Reddy, Helen Saxenian, Agnes Soucat, Karen H Ulltveit-Moe, Gavin Yamey | Citation:  Lancet 2013; 382: 1898–955

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