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.
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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.