How to turn big health data into big health action

The World Bank, USAID, WHO and their partners gathered this week in Washington, D.C., to endorse a new initiative to improve global health data collection in 2015 and beyond. But how can the global health community ensure data collected is put to use for patients and policymakers?

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  • Jeff Tyson

    Jeff is a former global development reporter for Devex. Based in Washington, D.C., he covers multilateral affairs, U.S. aid, and international development trends. He has worked with human rights organizations in both Senegal and the U.S., and prior to joining Devex worked as a production assistant at National Public Radio. He holds a master's degree in journalism from Columbia University and a bachelor’s degree in international relations and French from the University of Rochester.