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Haitian Health Minister to Discuss Disaster Recovery at Tulane University

July 7, 2010

Keith Brannon
Phone: 504-862-8789

kbrannon@tulane.edu

*** Media Advisory ***

What

The Minister of Health for Haiti will visit Tulane University School of Public Health & Tropical Medicine to discuss the country's medical needs as well as the state of its healthcare system more than six months after the deadly January 2010 earthquake.


Who

Dr. Alex Larsen, minister of health, Republic of Haiti
Dr. Claude Surena, president of the Haitian Medical Association  
Michael Bernstein, provost, Tulane University
Dr. Pierre Buekens, dean, Tulane University School of Public Health & Tropical Medicine


When

9:30 – 11:30 a.m., Thursday, July 8


Where

Diboll Auditorium, Tidewater Building, 1440 Canal St.


More

Dr. Larsen is working with Tulane’s Center for Global Health Equity and other universities to assist in rebuilding the nation's healthcare infrastructure.


Citation information:

Page accessed: Monday, November 24, 2014
Page URL: http://tulane.edu/news/releases/pr_07082010.cfm

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