Marjorie Abalos’ Blog
Diseases do not care about countries. Regardless of how borders are drawn, there is no way around this fact.
Healthcare isn’t just about cost, it’s about delivery.
#MeToo has helped to begin the work of bringing awareness, but next steps will include ensuring that perpetrators are either stopped before they commit a crime or appropriately punished if they do.
Today, we have a much better understanding of virology and epidemiology, so we can anticipate the strain, spread, and symptoms of it.
As we look ahead to the upcoming year, we can anticipate some more leaps forward, but also some impediments that will require some creativity and hard work to circumvent.
I truly am looking forward to returning to OLA in January to interact with these highly motivated and engaging young women who will most assuredly be major contributors to the future of their country.
As of this moment, our planet is nearing the end of the poliovirus’ reign of terror.
Research has demonstrated that investing in women offers the best Return on Investment in making sure a nation is making healthy progress towards a stable economy and prosperous future.