Public Health in an Interdependent World: Cash, Commodities, Capacities and Conspiracies - Lecture by WHO Director General Margaret Chan

The 8th Annual Jeffrey P. Koplan Global Leadership in Public Health Lecture was held on March 24, 2010, at the U.S. CDC. Dr. Margaret Chan, Director-General of the World Health Organization, presented her lecture "Public Health in and Interdependent World: Cash, Commodities, Capacities and Conspiracies."  

Discussing the advances of public health in the first decade of the 21st century, Dr. Chan noted many gains like spurring the development of new vaccines However, there were also problems such as issues due to rapid urbanization, and unhealthy lifestyles.

You can listen to the part one and two of her presentation at the U.S. CDC website or read a  transcript 

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Lecture