Articles by Gorik Ooms

Professor of Global Health Law & Governance, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. gorik.ooms@lshtm.ac.uk

Overcoming Ebola – why we need to be in it for the long haul

Posted in articles by on October 23, 2014

In December 2006, Gorik Ooms and colleagues argued that humanity may need some kind of “world health insurance” to realize the right to health. Concurring, Wim Van Damme added that it should take the form of a world social health insurance which strengthens health systems in low-income countries. In a … Read more »