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New PDF release: Lee Jong-wook: A Life in Health and Politics

By Desmond Avery

A newly certified medical professional, Lee Jong-wook, bargains his prone treating leprosy sufferers at St Lazarus Village outdoors his domestic city, Seoul. the following he reveals either course for his destiny paintings and his spouse, like himself a volunteer.

Desmond Avery describes Lee Jong-wook’s overseas adventures from Korea to Hawaii as a postdoctoral scholar, then to American Samoa as an emergency room clinician, and to Fiji as a global future health association scientific officer for leprosy. As Lee’s WHO obligations extend to different parts, they take him to the Philippines, after which to Switzerland the place, in 2003, he's elected Director-General of WHO, the 1st Korean to move a global organisation.

Through this account of Lee Jong-wook’s occupation in well-being and politics, the writer touches upon many very important questions: Will there be a subsequent international pandemic of lethal influenza? To what volume are AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria controllable? Who will foot the invoice for polio eradication?

The biography additionally yields vital insights into foreign public well-being policy-making.

The ebook includes 26 images, in color and in black and white, on artwork paper, masking quite a few levels of Lee Jong-wook’s life

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