UAEM calls for a people-centered approach to biomedical R&D as it launches a mapping of alternative R&D initiatives.

Washington, D.C. — Today, Universities Allied for Essential Medicines (UAEM) is launching Re:Route, a mapping of alternative biomedical research and development (R&D) initiatives. Launched in time for the United Nations High Level Panel on Access to Medicines dialogue in March 2016, www.AltReRoute.com provides a qualitative review of alternative biomedical R&D initiatives …

UAEM Stands in Support of MSF

WASHINGTON, DC — Universities Allied for Essential Medicines (UAEM) stands in solidarity with Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) after the unthinkable airstrike in Kunduz, Afghanistan which killed 22 people, injured 37 and leaves more than 30 people still missing. We are appalled at this unnecessary loss of life, which will be …

UAEM Statement on TPP

Universities Allied for Essential Medicines (UAEM) is deeply concerned about the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) reached between the United States and 11 other Pacific Rim countries on Monday. Providing extended protection for pharmaceutical monopolies that reduce the ability of generic competitors to enter the market, the TPP sets a disturbing …

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Hold Johns Hopkins University accountable for keeping a life-saving TB drug accessible to all! A century ago, tuberculosis (TB) was the leading cause of death in the United States. Today, TB remains the second leading cause of death from an infectious disease, claiming nearly 2 million lives each year globally. …