New NCD Research Coalition Aims to “Do More”

Researchers at Yale, along with other U.S. Universities, have joined a coalition to address global non-communicable diseases in low- and middle-income countries. The coalition, known as “the U.S. Investigators’ Network Symposium on Global Non-communicable Diseases Research,” met for the first time last week in Atlanta, George. An article from YaleNews by Karen N. Peart mentioned this comment from Kasia Lipska – an organizer of the recent conference and a Yale researcher and assistant professor – “NCDs are exploding around the globe, yet U.S. involvement in global NCD research is just starting — we need to do more,”   Follow this link to read the full article.

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