When he was the Minister of Health for Ethiopia, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus used to worry instead about the health of 100 million people. Now as WHO’s Director-General, Tedros has 7.5 billion people to worry about.

Since taking charge of WHO in July 2017, Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has sought to transform the organization. Tedros (as he likes to be known) has focused WHO on health equity, confronting new threats, and emergency preparedness and response. David Peters,…

City health departments in the US are zeroing in on creative ways to improve health equity, say Philadelphia health commissioner Thomas Farley and Keshia Pollack, a health policy expert at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.   “To me, the way to really…