Correction: Lancet Global Health: Epistemic injustice in academic global health (3)

30 August, 2021

Dear Neil,

The piece is in Lancet Global Health despite Seye being the editor of BMJ Global Health. [*see note below]

Best wishes


HIFA profile: Richard Smith is chair of the Lancet Commission on the Value of Death, the Point of Care Foundation (which works to make health care more humane), and Patients Know Best, a company that gives patients control of their health and social care records. He was previously editor of the BMJ and chief executive of the BMJ Publishing Group, chair of icddr,b (formerly International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh), and director of the UnitedHealth Chronic Disease Initiative, a programme with the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute to create centres in low and middle income countries to conduct research and build capacity in relation to NCD. He blogs regularly for the BMJ and on his own website ( richardswsmith AT

[*Note from HIFA moderator (Neil PW): Thanks for the correction, Richard. Here again is the link: ]