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Fighting AIDS Transmission in Newborns in the Philippines

When:
October 16, 2018
Time:
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Category:
Cultural Enrichment
Location:
Bailey Room
Details:

Dr. Glen Paraso is a surgeon and Executive Director of the Mary Johnston Hospital in Manila, a United Methodist hospital serving the very poor. He has been appointed by the Government of the Philippines as a health expert in National Technical Panel of Experts, in the Climate Change Commission. He has led the development of health adaptation strategy and has extensively contributed towards climate change adaptation work in the Philippines. Dr. Paraso also led a study on mother-child AIDS transmission in the Philippines. This presentation will review that work.