About Nancy Lange
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Harvard School of Public Health
Website: http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/ Type: Academic Institution Country: United States About: The Harvard School of Public Health includes more than 200 faculty members working in various disciplines of public health. The overarching mission of the School - to advance the public's health through learning, discovery, and communication - comprises four objectives: to provide the highest level of education to public health scientists, practitioners, and leaders; to foster new discoveries leading to improved health for the people of this country and all nations; to strengthen health capacities and services for communities; and to inform policy debate, disseminate health information and increase awareness of public health as a public good and fundamental right.
- United States
Interesting story today on NPR about working to address corneal blindness in the developing world--ophthalmology was one of many topics left out of the recent NCD conference. Also interesting that this guy took knowledge from the for-profit world (Starbucks) and applied it to capacity building. http://www.wbur.org/npr/133626621/ex-starbucks-exec-helps-develop-global-eye-banks
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