Madhukar Pai

Madhukar Pai is a Canada research chair in Epidemiology and Global Health at McGill University in Montreal, the director of McGill Global Health Programs and director of the McGill International TB Centre. 

It’s the global health world’s ultimate goal: disease elimination. After the eradication of smallpox in 1979, the global health community set its sights on several other deadly diseases, including…

Recently, an African researcher I met expressed her frustration about how American “kids” with little or no experience come all the time to “advise” her government on what to do about health. I…