Aug 13 2009
Dr.Frist published an op-ed in the Boston Globe titled "Global
Healthcare Takes More Than A Pill." In the op-ed, Dr. Frist talks
about the work of the Millenium Challenge Corporation. He writes "The
US government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation takes an innovative
approach to strengthening the policy environment for global health.
From the outset, the corporation evaluates a country’s immunization
rates, total public expenditure on health, and commitment to combating
corruption to determine where to invest its development grants. This
smart approach ensures that US dollars are spent wisely in countries
already taking steps to do their part to strengthen the health of their
Read the complete op-ed here.