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Tuesday, January 30, 2018 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm
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HGHI, 42 Church St., Cambridge

The Bush, The Barn, and One Health Approaches to Pandemic Preparedness

Jonathan Quick, Senior Fellow Emeritus, Management Sciences for Health, will present as part of the Pandemic Seminar Series hosted by the Harvard Global Health Institute. The theme for this semester is "One Health Approaches to Disease Outbreaks." 

Jonathan D. Quick, MD, MPH, is Senior Fellow Emeritus at Management Sciences for Health (MSH), where he previously served as President and Chief Executive Officer from 2004-2017. In January of 2017 he transitioned to the role of Senior Fellow. A family physician and health management specialist, Dr. Quick focuses on global health security.

Dr. Quick was Director of Essential Drugs and Medicines Policy at the World Health Organization from 1996 to 2003. Prior to that, he served with MSH as founding director of the drug management program/center for pharmaceutical management, then as a long-term advisor for the Afghanistan Health Sector Support Project and the Kenya Health Care Financing Project.

On January 30th, 2018 Dr. Quick's book The End of Epidemics: The Looming Threat to Humanity and How to Stop It will be released. For more information please see: www.endofepidemics.com

One Health recognizes that the health of people is connected to the health of animals and the environment. The goal of One Health is to encourage the collaborative efforts of multiple disciplines working locally, nationally, and globally to achieve the best health for people, animals, and our environment.

Lunch will be provided. Registration required. 

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