Dr Tim Crocker-Buqué

"All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights"

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Lessons in Bond Financing for Stronger Health Systems

  This article was originally published at Devex.com in September 2016, and was authored by Dr Tim Crocker-Buque and Sandra Mounier-Jack.  The International Finance Facility for Immunisation (IFFIm) remains unique … Continue reading

17/11/2016 · Leave a comment

How to reduce inequalities in vaccine uptake – a persistent challenge.

Vaccines are one of the most effective public health interventions ever invented. They are the only thing thus far that have managed to eradicate one disease (smallpox) and almost eradicate … Continue reading

23/08/2016 · Leave a comment

Creating the First Tobacco Free Generation

A version of this article was originally published in the August 2014 Edition of Pan-European Networks Government publication.  Humanity has never created anything more deadly than the cigarette. The combination … Continue reading

28/08/2014 · Leave a comment

Drugs, Execution and the BMA

The British Medical Association has long campaigned against execution and was influential in ending the the practice in the UK. At our annual conference today the representative body passed policy to support … Continue reading

27/06/2012 · Leave a comment

Columbia University – leading the way in Global Surgery

One of my main interests is access to essential and emergency surgical services in low resource settings. Surgery constitutes around 7% – 15% of the global burden of surgical disease, … Continue reading

01/05/2012 · Leave a comment