A view from 'The Hill' - A bold bet by the US to end the world's most neglected diseases

28 Sep 2016

"The US government’s bold bet a decade ago to invest in Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) — as well as our collective achievements as a community — is making a real impact in the lives of hundreds of millions of people." says Lisa Rotondo, Director of ENVISION at ICTC member RTI International.

This year, as the US government marks 10 years of commitment to fighting NTDs, Rotondo says the NTD-fighting community now stands at a crossroads: "We must accelerate our work if we want to achieve ambitious control and elimination goals, while simultaneously building a strong foundation that will sustain success after 2020. Read more here: http://thehill.com/blogs/pundits-blog/healthcare/298372-a-bold-bet-by-th...