Health Care Modernization
Tanzania Health Systems Strengthening
Abbott, the Abbott Fund and the Government of Tanzania's unique public-private partnership is implementing one of the most comprehensive initiatives in Africa to strengthen a country’s health care system and address critical areas of need.
Advancing Clinical Nutrition in China and Vietnam
We’re pioneering programs that improve nutrition standards and practices at key pediatric and general hospitals in China and Vietnam.
Improving Diabetes Screening, Treatment and Awareness
In Cochabamba, Bolivia’s third-largest city, an estimated 10 percent of adults suffer from diabetes. The Abbott Fund works to educate, counsel and care for the country's diabetes sufferers while backing a new digital records system to track patient data.
Improving Education and Health Services for Vulnerable Families
In one of the most dangerous places on earth, a courageous woman is training nurse-midwives to deliver basic health care services for mothers and children.
Addressing Childhood Malnutrition
The Abbott Fund supports training, staff and education facilities to improve the health of Cambodia’s women and children. Years of war and civil unrest have resulted in significant health challenges. Nearly half of Cambodian children under age 5 are underweight and/or malnourished.