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Honoring Peace Corps' Public Health Legacy
Inspiring Future Generations

On Thursday, September 8, 2011, AARPCV joined with the Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University to welcome Peace Corps Director Aaron Williams and honor Peace Corps' legacy on public health over the last fifty years.
 
A distinguished panel of public health professionals discussed the impact that Peace Corps has had on their careers and public health worldwide over the last five decades:

1960's - Laying the Foundation
Kathy Parker, MA, MPH, CHES (ret.) Consultant, Public Health Education


1970's - Responding to the Call

Deborah McFarland, PhD, MPH, Associate Professor, Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University

1980's - The impact of Peace Corps on a Career in Public Health
Stephen Dorage, MPH, Senior Public Health Analyst, Regional Coordinator at the Department of Health and Human Services, HRSA Office of Regional Operations

1990's – Partnerships
Kelly Callahan, MPH, Assistant Director of Program Support, Carter Center Health Programs Callahan

And joining from Lesotho via Skype:

2000's - Shaping One's Perspective
Danielle Morris, MPH, Program Coordinator, Senior Adherence and Psychosocial Support Advisor (a.i.), International Center for AIDS Care and Treatment Programs (ICAP), Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University



If you missed it, view the event: (starting at 11:35)

http://mediasite.sph.emory.edu/RSPHMediaSite/Viewer/?peid=dd5b6a6fac3e4300935905ba40fc33fc1d

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