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Fireside Chat with Dr. Paul Farmer

February 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Organized by the Georgia Global Health Alliance and Metro Atlanta Chamber

Fireside Chat with Dr. Paul Farmer

February 7, 2019
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM EST
CDC Tom Harkin Global Communication Center
Atlanta, GA

This event will be webcast at:
http://www.ustream.tv/channel/dwxer96bR7q

 

On behalf of Metro Atlanta Chamber, in partnership with the Georgia Global Health Alliance, you are invited to a Fireside Chat with Dr. Paul Farmer, Kolokotrones University Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine and co-founder of the international humanitarian organization, Partners in Health, on February 7th, 2019, from 10 AM-11:30AM, at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

This event is free to attend but space is limited. Register above. More details forthcoming, including security and parking.
We are excited to present this distinguished global health leader at the Fireside Chat, and look forward to your attendance.

Meet Dr. Farmer

Dr. Paul Farmer, physician and anthropologist, is chief strategist and co-founder of Partners In Health, Kolokotrones University Professor and chair of the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School, and chief of the Division of Global Health Equity at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. He also serves as U.N. Special Adviser to the Secretary-General on Community-based Medicine and Lessons from Haiti. Dr. Farmer has written extensively on health, human rights, and the consequences of social inequality. His most recent books are In the Company of the Poor: Conversations with Dr. Paul Farmer and Fr. Gustavo Gutiérrez, Reimagining Global Health: An Introduction, and To Repair the World: Paul Farmer Speaks to the Next Generation.

 

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Details

Date:
February 7
Time:
10:00 am - 11:30 am
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Venue

CDC Tom Harkin Global Communication Center
1600 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30329 United States
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