Eric Goosby Travels the World to Advocate for Funding to End TB

Doctor examining a boy while mother looks on Dr. Eric Goosby, Institute for Global Health Sciences

At the United Nations General Assembly in September, while the world’s attention was on the brinksmanship of the United States and North Korea, UCSF Institute for Global Health Sciences’ Eric Goosby was behind the scenes, meeting with the secretary-general and the ministers of health from several member countries, harnessing support for the global fight against tuberculosis.