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Julien Rashid

Julien manages congressional outreach, policy development, and legislative analysis to support the US advocacy work of the coalition. In this capacity, he serves as GHTC’s primary liaison with Congress and helps develop strategies to advance the coalition’s legislative priorities.

Before joining the Global Health Technologies Coalition, Julien was an associate at FasterCures, a center of the Milken Institute, where he supported the organization’s programs on economic incentives, health data, and patient-centric biomedical research. Julien graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a double major in molecular biology and community and environmental sociology. He also has a certificate (minor) in global health. He is currently pursuing a Master of Public Health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

Blog posts written by Julien

Total of 24 blog posts

February 15, 2023

New USAID report gives unprecedented insight into health R&D programs

In our new blog, GHTC reflects on the US Agency for International Development's new report on its global health research and development programs for fiscal year 2022.

December 28, 2022

Fiscal year spending package signed into law following tight negotiations

GHTC reflects on the recently passed spending bill that will fund the US government through fiscal year 2023, which was passed despite much uncertainty in recent weeks, and its implications for global health R&D.

November 14, 2022

What the 2022 midterm elections mean for global health research

GHTC reflects on the recent midterm elections in the United States and implications for global health research and development.

September 23, 2022

New AP3 annual report supports a more equitable and globally-focused pandemic preparedness research agenda

GHTC applauds OSTP's AP3 annual report while acknowledging limitations as well as the significant funding and political will that will be required to achieve the objective it lays out. 

July 28, 2020

GHTC’s response to COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic is a global health crisis affecting populations around the world. GHTC is tracking and responding to the pandemic through US and multilateral efforts.

June 29, 2020

Research Roundup: A needleless COVID-19 vaccine, vaccine trials begin in Africa, and inhalable remdesivir

In this regular feature on Breakthroughs, we highlight some of the most interesting reads in global health research from the past week.