World AIDS Day 2016: A world without AIDS is within our reach

World AIDS Day 2016: A world without AIDS is within our reach

Thirty-five years ago, the world first came to know about a virus which would change the course of history and be responsible for more than 35 million deaths worldwide. Every December 1st, World AIDS Day, the world takes a moment to reflect upon the history of...
HAI supports Community Alliance for Global Justice

HAI supports Community Alliance for Global Justice

Last week, many HAI-HQ staff members had the honor of participating in a local community organizing event held by our partners at Community Alliance for Global Justice, or CAGJ.  HAI Executive Director James Pfeiffer and his wife Rachel Chapman were there, along with...

Work with HAI! New volunteer opportunity available

Interested in global health and social justice?  Want to get some experience working with HAI?  We have an exciting new volunteer opportunity! Video Editing Volunteer Health Alliance International (HAI) is recognized globally as an organization that combines a service...
Landmark book Sickness and Wealth is back in print!

Landmark book Sickness and Wealth is back in print!

By: Mary Anne Mercer and Meredith Fort Over ten years ago, health advocates at both HAI and the University of Washington were becoming increasingly concerned with the rise of neoliberal-style globalization and its likely effects on health, particularly in...
World Health Worker Week 2015: Global to local mental health

World Health Worker Week 2015: Global to local mental health

Farah Mohamed, UW Social Work and MPH Intern Today, we turn our attention to Seattle and the important role that mental health workers play in ensuring immigrants and refugees are able to access not only clinical health care, but essential mental health services as...

World Health Day 2015!

Welcome to the second day of World Health Worker Week, where we here at HAI are taking a look at the many ways health workers – who are on the front lines of some of the world’s most pressing health challenges – work tirelessly to provide critical health services to...
Global Health Watch 4 Launch Event in Seattle

Global Health Watch 4 Launch Event in Seattle

GLOBAL HEALTH WATCH 4: A DEFINITIVE VOICE FOR AN ALTERNATIVE DISCOURSE ON HEALTH Seattle Area Launch Event, Wednesday, Feb. 25 Seattle, WA – Health Alliance International, Doctors for Global Health, UW Department of Global Health, and the People’s Health Movement...