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The Harold Varmus Papers

Title:
National Institutes of Health in the Tropics pdf (575,511 Bytes) ocr (9,205 Bytes)
National Institutes of Health in the Tropics
Description:
Presented as the Charles Franklin Craig Lecture at the 46th annual meeting of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 12/10/97. Varmus described some of NIH's recent initiatives in global health, especially malaria control, and reflected on the connections between political conditions and health. Later, as president of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, he would become more deeply involved in global health efforts through work with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
Item is a photocopy.
Number of Image Pages:
5 (575,511 Bytes)
Date Supplied:
July 1998
Creator:
Varmus, Harold
Source:
Periodical: Varmus, Harold. "National Institutes of Health in the Tropics." American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 59, 1 ([July 1998]): 24-28. Article. Lecture. 5 Images.
URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9684621
Publisher:
American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
Rights:
This item is in the public domain. It may be used without permission.
Subject:
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Tropical Medicine
Global Health
Exhibit Category:
Basic Science and Congressional Politics: NIH Director, 1993-1999
Unique Identifier:
MVBCDW
Document Type:
Articles
Lectures
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Folder: [Selected articles collected by NLM]
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2015-05-19
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