Communicating GBD to policymakers: UL’s experience with injury data in Vietnam


The Institute of Health Metrics & Evaluation (IHME) recently posted the article, “Policymakers rely on data to make decisions, but communicating something as vast and complex as the GBD often presents challenges,” in which IHME explores how incorporating Global Burden of Disease (GBD) data into an index was one way UL found to make important findings on the burden of injuries accessible and relevant to policy audiences.

The article also discusses the UL Safety Index and the challenge of driving data to action with David Wroth, Director, UL Data Science.

Read the full article here.  

 

October 26, 2018

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