Patricio V. Marquez

Operation Warp Speed and the Development of COVID-19 Vaccines in the United States: A Lesson on the Value of Public Goods

By Patricio V Marquez

February 17, 2023


“Society usually makes progress out of necessity”
Sir Jeremy Farrar 
former director of the Wellcome Trust and current chief scientist at the World Health Organization (WHO)


Mental health is as Important as Physical Health in a Post-Pandemic World

Patricio V Marquez

January 21, 2023

It is widely accepted that the world is currently going through a historical moment characterized by a “polycrisis”—a cluster of multiple global emergencies, unfolding simultaneously on an unprecedented scale, impacting all countries. 

A Policy Perspective on Climate Change, Health, and Health Systems

                         Patricio V Marquez

Back in 2015, in his powerful Encyclical Letter “Laudato Si” or “Praise Be to You, Pope Francis made a powerful statement, unifying both the spiritual and scientific dimensions of life, on one of humanity’s greatest challenges in the 21st Century: environmental destruction and climate change.