Working to find actionable solutions to the nation's key challenges.

The Potential of Strategic Health Diplomacy in the Fight Against Hepatitis

Nikki Smith, Hannah Martin / Blog July 30, 2018

The prevalence of hepatitis is growing, but eliminating this global scourge is achievable. Doing so by 2030 would prevent nearly 36 million infections and 10 million deaths.

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PEPFAR Benefits Go Beyond Health

National Security / Press Release July 9, 2018

PEPFAR began as a program to reduce HIV in Africa and 15 years later shows a positive impact beyond health, including on U.S. foreign policy and national security.

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Tom Daschle & Bill Frist: An Open Health Diplomacy Hand Works Better Than a Fist

News / News July 9, 2018

PEPFAR represents the best of America, and we can be proud of the global legacy it has created.

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Building Prosperity, Stability, and Security Through Strategic Health Diplomacy

National Security / Research July 9, 2018

PEPFAR has evolved rapidly to stay ahead of the HIV pandemic and is now working towards achieving epidemic control and ending AIDS as a public health threat.

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15 Years of PEPFAR: Advancing Strategic Health Diplomacy

National Security / July 9, 2018 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ET

A discussion on the impacts of PEPFAR, the importance of continuing U.S. investments in global health, and how these investments can be effective diplomatic tools.

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Bill Frist: The five things we must to do together to end the opioids epidemic

Health / News May 31, 2018

We must unite again now to overcome the opioids crisis.

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Former Sens. Tom Daschle and Dr. Bill Frist: Yes, we can put chronic patients first and lower costs simultaneously

Health / News May 17, 2018

As policymakers seek ways to pay for value over volume in our health-care system, we must consider new approaches for an aging population.

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Frist, Glickman & Veneman: Diet quality should become a core SNAP objective

Health / News March 13, 2018

We must ensure that the federal government is leveraging these programs to improve nutrition, especially among low-income populations who are most at risk for poor health.

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Leading with Nutrition: Leveraging SNAP for Better Health

Health / March 12, 2018 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. ET

BPC’s SNAP Task Force—led by Bill Frist, Dan Glickman, and Ann Veneman—will release recommendations to promote better health in America through good nutrition.

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Sens. Frist, Daschle Urge Congressional Leaders to Secure Children’s Health, Community Health Center Programs

Health / Press Release December 14, 2017

Former Senate Majority Leaders Bill Frist, M.D., and Tom Daschle encourage swift action on the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) and Community Health Centers (CHCs).

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