Sen. Frist often pens articles on the importance of using medicine as a currency for peace. These are opportunities for the senator to encourage new support for health diplomacy while also educating audiences about some of the most pressing issues in the global health field. Below are several examples of Sen. Frist's writings available for your review.ARTICLES
It's Time for the U.S. Lead on Combating Global Malnutrition , The Hill, November 4, 2016
The Last Shall Be First: Hatian Women Taking Steps to End Poverty, Forbes, October 20, 2016
Why We Need to Discuss Healthy Timing and Spacing of Pregnancies, Huffington Post, September 22, 2016.
Big-hearted, self-serving and right, The Hill, February 29, 2016.
Tennessee Quit Week a first step to healthier Nashville, The Tennessean, February 22, 2016.
An Application of Strategic Health Diplomacy in Latin America and the Caribbean: The U.S. Southern Command, Kennedy School Review, February 3, 2016.
Retreating From Global Leadership Puts America at Risk, Time, November 11, 2015.
Saving Lives, Strengthening Nations, U.S. News, November 9, 2015.
A Look Inside Cuba's Family Clinics. Forbes, October 8, 2015.
Cuba's Most Valuable Export: Its Healthcare Expertise. Forbes, June 18, 2015.
It’s Time For The Real Conversations. Morning Consult, December 16, 2014.
Nashville needs a health collective, and soon. The Tennessean, November 25, 2014.
Ebola Lessons and the Way Forward, Forbes, November 21, 2014.
The Case for Foreign Aid: There is No 'Them' Only 'Us,' Roll Call, November 5, 2014.
The Most Important Thing We Can Do in the Next Ten Years. Morning Consult, November 20, 2014.
No time for complacency: To beat Ebola, we must keep our eye on the ball. Fox News, November 13, 2014.
Ebola Turning Point: Realities And Ideals For On-The-Ground Testing. Forbes, November 1, 2014.
The Value of my Stethoscope: Lessons Learned from a Recent Trip to Cuba. Morning Consult, October 24, 2014.
Notes From the Road: A Big Picture Impression of Cuba. BillFrist.com, October 20, 2014.
Ebola outbreak: US urgently needs coordinated plan of attack. Fox News, October 8, 2014.
The Dire Need for Rapid Diagnostic Ebola Test in West Africa, Forbes.com, September 22, 2014.
Call to Action on Global Nutrition, The Hill, May 28, 2014.
The Case for Global Health Diplomacy, Health Affairs, April 14, 2014.
Contraception is Pro-Life Cause in Developing World, Time, March 12, 2014.
Frist: We Must Continue Our Legacy of Saving Lives, Roll Call, March 7, 2013.
5 Reasons Deficit Hawks Should Lay Off Global Health Initiatives, The Week, April 24, 2012.
Russian Delegation's Visit Builds Knowledge, Trust, The Tennessean, November 14, 2011.
How America Leads the Fight against Africa's Famine, WSJ, August 16, 2011.
Mother-and-child Challenges Persist Globally, The Tennessean, May 8, 2011.
Time for Renewed Global Action against Childhood Pneumonia, The Lancet, October 30, 2009.
Healthier Beginnings: What the World Can Learn from Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, September 14, 2009.
Improve World Health Care by Increasing Prosperity, Houston Chronicle, July 30, 2009.
Poverty and Healthcare: Fatefully Linked, Johnson City Press, June 21, 2009.
A Healthy Populace Requires More Than Medical Care, Roll Call, April 8, 2009.
Health 'Sector' Must Be Changed Into Health 'System,' Roll Call, November 20, 2008
Education, Children's Health Linked: Tennessee Faces Infant Mortality Challenges, The Tennessean, October 12, 2008
A Great Mother's Day Gift, The Oklahoman, May 11, 2008
History Will Judge Us on Our Fight against AIDS, The Tennessean, March 4, 2008
The Clock is Ticking, Washington Times, December 28, 2007
Improving Russian-U.S. Collaboration on Health, Autumn 2007
Creating a U.S. Global Health Corp, American Interest, Winter 2005
Overcoming Disparities in U.S. Health Care, Health Affairs, March-April 2005
Health in the 21st Century, New England Journal of Medicine, January 2005