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RT @aspenideas: "The cost of inaction is much higher than cost of action" in global health security explains @rajpanjabi at #SpotlightHealth
TED Prize 23 Jun
RT @ideasxlab: Community health workers r critical... Big Q - will we b conscious of those who r vulnerable in areas of risk? #AspenIdeas #…
TED Prize 23 Jun
RT @aspenideas: We are live discussing building global health from the ground up and empowering local communities: https://t.co/jqVuRHY950
TED Prize 23 Jun
RT @AtlanticLIVE: After helping Liberia deal with their outbreak @rajpanjabi warns we should avoid EIO (Ebola Is Over) Syndrome #SpotlightH…
TED Prize 23 Jun
RT @CarlManlan: .@rajpanjabi winner @TEDPrize argues that community health workers prevent, respond and mitigate #outbreaks & #epidemics #S…
TED Prize 23 Jun