1 Nov 2007
Dr. Nils Daulaire, Global Health: Challenges and Opportunities in the 21st Century
The Green Mountain Global Forum will be hosting Dr. Nils Daulaire, renowned international health expert, on Thursday evening November 1st. Dr. Daulaire will offer an overview of the current issues in global health, speaking on the challenges and opportunities to improve the health status of people around the world.
Dr. Daulaire is president and CEO of the Global Health Council, based in White River Junction, which has become one of the worlds most respected organizations dedicated to bringing better health to all. He has testified before Congress on numerous occasions and has appeared widely in the media as an expert on global health issues.
Dr. Daulaires two decades of fieldwork in maternal and child health included five years residence in Nepal, where he served as the senior advisor to the Ministry of Health. He has also served in Mali as a technical advisor on primary health, and has worked extensively in Haiti, Bangladesh, and other low-income countries. He has provided technical assistance to more than 20 countries in all the regions of the world, and speaks seven languages.
A Phi Beta Kappa and summa cum laude graduate of Harvard College, Dr. Daulaire received his M.D. from Harvard Medical School in 1976 with residency training in family medicine at the University of Colorado. He received his Masters in Public Health from Johns Hopkins University in 1978.
Venue: Valley Players Theatre, 7pm start.