Forced From Home: The Global Refugee Crisis and Medical Innovation in Humanitarian Settings
Dr. Sachin Desai, MD
Sponsored by: Justice, Health, Human Rights Faculty Group
Monday, November 20th 2017
Garren Auditorium Biomedical Sciences Building (BSB)
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Sachin Desai is an Infectious Disease Pediatrician and Medical Epidemiologist working with Doctors without Borders. His research interests focus on vaccine effectiveness and delivery in resource constrained areas, immune responses in vulnerable populations, and high impact community interventions. He has worked with refugees and internally displaced persons from Malawi, South Sudan, Iraq, Nepal, and Burundi.
Lunch will be served.