Rick Lesaar


Rick Lesaar writes the blog Health and Communications (www.healthandcommunications.com), exploring strategies to make global health and development efforts more effective and more widely and fully understood. He is the strategic communications planner at Crabtree + Company, a marketing communications agency based in Washington, D.C., where he has worked with The Global Fund, USAID, Save the Children, the World Bank, and others.

Latest Articles

Opinion: Should the WHO split in two?
6 Jan 2017

Would it make sense for WHO to create a second website devoted to topics on personal health and wellness, as opposed to the broader, and in many ways more serious, global health topics of its current site? Rick Lesaar explores both sides and argues that the WHO has an obligation to try new approaches and become more effective.