Let’s face it: The world is a scary place to be living in right now. Many countries are dealing with serious political instability and the threat of terrorism; economic turmoil is pervasive worldwide; Dr. Margaret Chan, director general of the World Health Organization, has warned that antibiotic-re
Margaret Chan Now in her second term as leader of the World Health Organization, Chan is the most powerful person in global public health and the only person with the authority to call a worldwide pandemic. Her advice on drugs and treatments direct countries battling major diseases and viruses like malaria and HIV/AIDS; her recommendations often dictate drug industry profits. WHO 2013 Statistics report showed declining [...] more
Margaret Chan ~ Director-General, World Health Organization Education: Medical Doctor, University of Western Ontario As the lead of the World Health Organization (WHO) Chan is the sole person with the authority to call a worldwide pandemic; her recommendations on drugs and treatments direct countries battling major diseases and viruses like malaria and HIV/AIDS. Chan, born in the People's Republic of China, is regarded as a strong and activist secretary-general.
#30 Margaret Chan Director-General, World Health Organization Medical Doctor, University of Western Ontario; Bachelor of Arts / Science, Northcote College of Education; Masters of Public Health, National University of Singapore
The Latest on the annual World Health Assembly in Geneva (all times local): 3:30 p.m. Dr. Margaret Chan has given her last address as director-general of the World Health Organization at its annual gathering of member states in Geneva. Chan said that despite criticism of the U.N. health... - #Address, #Latest, #Member, #TopStories
La OMS defiende la equidad, se debe continuar haciendo de la "reducción de las desigualdades" un principio ético rector; Dra. Margaret Chan - http://plenilunia.com/noticias-2/la-oms-defiende-la-equidad-se-debe-continuar-haciendo-de-la-reduccion-de-las-desigualdades-un-principio-etico-rector-dra-margaret-chan/45036/
Margaret Chan, Director-General, World Health Organization. As leader of the WHO, Chan is the sole person with the authority to call a worldwide pandemic; her recommendations on drugs & treatments direct countries battling major diseases & viruses like malaria & HIV/AIDS. Chan was born in the People's Republic of China. She is one of Forbes 100 most Powerful Women http://www.forbes.com/sites/carolinehoward/2013/05/22/the-worlds-most-powerful-women-2013/
Leader of the global health organization responsible for eradicating communicable diseases, including HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria and other vaccine-preventable diseases, Margaret Chan heads into the last year of her second term as WHO chief with a no-holds-barred approach
Numero trenta: Margaret Chan Fung Fu-chun (cinese tradizionale: 陳馮富珍; cinese semplificato: 陈冯富珍; pinyin: Chén Féng Fùzhēn; jyutping: Can4 Fung4 Fu3 Jan1; Hong Kong, 1947) è un medico e funzionario cinese, attualmente direttore generale dell'Organizzazione mondiale della sanità. Fonti: Wikipedia.