Lal A, Parkhurst J, Wenham C (2024). Reconstructing global health security and universal health coverage: norm contestation and interaction. International Affairs. [first author, under review]


Lal A, Schwalbe N. (2023). Primary health care: a cornerstone of pandemic prevention, preparedness, response, and recovery. The Lancet. [first author]


Lal A, Phelan A, Abdalla S,… et al. (2022). Pandemic preparedness and response: exploring the role of universal health coverage within the global health security architecture. The Lancet Global Health. [first author]


Lal A, Erondu N, Heymann D, Gitahi G, Yates R. (2020). Fragmented health system resiliency to COVID-19: rectifying the misalignment between global health security and universal health coverage. The Lancet. [first author]


Lal A, Lim C, Almeida G, Fitzgerald J. (2021). Minimizing COVID-19 disruption: ensuring the supply of essential health products for health emergencies and routine health services. The Lancet Regional Health – Americas. [first author]


Lal A, Ashworth HC, Dada S, Hoemeke L, Tambo E. (2020). Optimizing Pandemic Preparedness and Response through Health Information Systems: Lessons Learned from Ebola to COVID-19. Disaster Medicine & Public Health Preparedness. [first author]


Lal A. et. al (2019). Changing the Narrative: Responsibility for Youth Engagement is a Two-Way Street. The Lancet Child and Adolescent Health, 3(10). doi:10.1016/S2352-4642(19)30247-0. [first author]


Deussom R, Lal, A. et al. (2022). Putting health workers at the centre of health system investments in COVID-19 and beyond. Family Medicine and Community Health / BMJ. [senior author]


Rackimuthu, S., Narain, K., Lal, A. et al. (2022). Redressing COVID-19 vaccine inequity amidst booster doses: charting a bold path for global health solidarity, together. Globalization and Health. 18, 23.


Bali S, Dhatt R, Lal A, Van Daalen K, Shridhar, D. (2020). Off the Back-Burner: diverse and gender-inclusive decision-making for COVID-19 response and recovery. BMJ Global Health, 2020;5:e002595.


Van Daalen KR, Bajnoczki C, Chowdhury M, … Lal A, et al. Symptoms of a broken system: the gender gaps in COVID-19 decision-making. BMJ Global Health 2020;5:e003549.


Zenali Z, Bulc B, Lal A. et. al (2020). A roadmap for intergenerational leadership in planetary health. The Lancet Planetary Health. [senior author]


Bulc B, Al-Wahdani B, Bustreo F, Choonara S, Demaio A, Jácome DI, . . .Lal A. et al. (2019). Urgency for transformation: Youth engagement in global health. The Lancet Global Health,7(7). doi:10.1016/s2214-109x(19)30221-9. [senior author]



Lal A, Bali S. (2024). “Resilient health systems require strong foundations: integrating universal health coverage and global health security” World Bank[first author, under review]

Lal A, Gregory R. (2021, November). “Action on health systems, for universal health coverage and health security.” UHC2030.


Shroff Z, Marten R,…,Lal A et al. (2022, November). “Systems for health: everyone has a role.” Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research / WHO.


Siddiqi S, Mataria A, Rouleau K, Iqbal M…Lal A et al. Making Health Systems Work in L&MICs: A Textbook for Public Health Practitioners. Cambridge University Press. Chapter title: Health system response to the COVID-19 pandemic: Fault lines exposed, and lessons learnt. [senior author]


Lal A, Lim C, Giron N, Vallini J, Domingo A, Senes M, Acosta C. (2022, September). “Strategic Fund Annual Report 2021: Prioritizing Access to Medicines and Supplies for Health Security and Universal Health” PAHO/WHO.


Lal A, Lim C, Giron N, Vallini J, Domingo A, Senes M, Acosta C. (2021, July). “Strategic Fund Annual Report 2020: Ensuring Access to Essential Medicines and Public Health Supplies While Supporting the COVID-19 Response” PAHO/WHO.


Asthana S, Davies SE, Dhatt R, Keeling A, Lal A, Phelan A, Voss M, Wenham C. (October 2020) Strengthen gender mainstreaming in WHO´s pandemic preparedness and response, Policy Brief. Women in Global Health / Gender & COVID-19 Project.


Lal A, Lim C, Giron N, Vallini J, Avolevan D, Senes M, Acosta C. (2020, July). “Strategic Fund Annual Report 2019: Improving Access to Quality Medicines & Strategic Public Health Supplies in the Americas.” PAHO/WHO.


Bertram K, Lal A. (2023). Opinion: Global health security and universal health coverage: from fragmented aspirations to ambitious commitments. BMJ Global Health.


Lal A. (2022). Opinion: How pooled procurement can unlock universal health coverage. Devex.


Lal A. (2022). Three urgent priorities for the National Security Council to strengthen global health security and biodefense. STAT.


Lal A. (2021). Opinion: Global health security must be tied to health systems. Devex.


Baker P, Alemann C, Burrell S,…Lal A et al. (2021). Men and COVID-19: where’s the policy?. BMJ Global Health Blog.


Lal A, Costopulos G. (2020). The overlooked toll of COVID-19: 47 million more women face poverty. LSE Blog.


Hoemeke L, Ooman N, Heal D, Lal A, Rajgopal R. (2020). A “To-Undo” List for the Biden Administration’s COVID-19 Response. Think Global Health.


Wenham C, Ashtana S, Lal A, Dhatt R, Voss M, Phelan A, Davies SE. (2020). Strengthening pandemic preparedness and response begins with answering the question: where are the women? The BMJ Opinion.