NPR: In Baltimore, nurses go door-to-door to bring primary care to the whole neighborhood

Dr. Asaf Bitton spoke with Tradeoffs via NPR on what lessons from Costa Rica’s national approach to primary care could help in the United States.

Jun 11 2024
Video: Using Scorecards to Strengthen Primary Care

Dr. Asaf Bitton discusses new Health Affairs Forefront article published from Ariadne Labs and collaborators at Massachusetts Health Quality Partners and Milbank Memorial Fund that demonstrates how scorecards can help strengthen struggling primary care systems in the U.S.

Research Specialist, Primary Health Care Program

Under the supervision of the Assistant Director, the Research Specialist will lead and support a variety of health systems research and implementation projects with a high degree of autonomy. The PHC portfolio is experiencing significant growth across our domestic and global health portfolios including U.S. government and philanthropic funding. On the USAID MOMENTUM Knowledge Accelerator… Continue reading Research Specialist, Primary Health Care Program

Sarah Dannin

Sarah Dannin, MPH, is a Project Manager on the Primary Health Care Program at Ariadne Labs. Sarah supports a diverse portfolio of projects that seek to build more equitable primary health care systems, domestically and internationally. Sarah is responsible for ensuring work is delivered with excellence: on time, on budget, on scope, and with a… Continue reading Sarah Dannin

Madeline Pesec

Madeline Pesec, MD, ScM is a Primary Health Care Fellow at Ariadne Labs and an Internal Medicine and Pediatrics resident. Her research interests include population health management, person-centered integrated healthcare, and health outcome equity. She is an expert in Costa Rica’s primary health care system, investigating the mortality impact of primary health care reform, health… Continue reading Madeline Pesec

Improved primary care system in Costa Rica linked with reduction in death rate

Primary Health Care Fellow, Madeline Pesec, MD, ScM, co-authors new research finding that in areas where Costa Rica opened primary care health centers offering improved and expanded care, the mortality rate fell by 13% over a nine-year period.

Dec 15 2023
Asaf Bitton to be Recognized with Primary Care Collaborative Awards

Ariadne Labs is pleased to announce that Executive Director, Asaf Bitton, MD, MPH, will be honored for his work in primary health care with awards from the Primary Care Collaborative at the 2023 Barbara Starfield Awards Dinner. Dr. Bitton will receive the Barbara Starfield Primary Care Leadership Award for his work to advance the field… Continue reading Asaf Bitton to be Recognized with Primary Care Collaborative Awards

Nov 9 2023
Asaf Bitton Named to National Academies Standing Committee on Primary Care

Committee announcement builds on momentum of recent Primary Health Care International Conference Ariadne Labs Executive Director Asaf Bitton, MD, MPH, has recently been appointed to the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) Standing Committee on Primary Care. This newly established committee comprises experts in primary care delivery, research, and policy who will help… Continue reading Asaf Bitton Named to National Academies Standing Committee on Primary Care

Sep 6 2023