The Task Force for Global Health is an Emory University affiliate located in Decatur, GA. Its eight programs focus on building robust public health systems that serve all people. Program areas include neglected tropical diseases, vaccines, and health systems strengthening. The Task Force for Global Health was recognized for its extraordinary contributions to alleviating human suffering with the 2016 Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize, the world's largest award of its kind. The Task Force is ranked among the largest nonprofits in the United States due to in-kind contributions of medicines and vaccines from major pharmaceutical companies valued at billions of dollars annually.
June 2020 - September 2020
“Working at the Task Force was really cool because it is set up as 12 smaller programs so I had a combined experience of working in a small group and for the director of my program but also had the opportunity to learn from people doing things in other projects and to meet the higher ups of the overall organization.”