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Alumni at Women Making Waves 2016 Event

Several SPHTM alumni spoke at and attended the 2016 Women Making Waves event, organized by the Tulane Alumni Association. In the picture from left to right are students and alums: Lily Li, Margie Cartwright,  Alyana Samai, Elaine Hicks (PHTM '94), Jillian Waller (BSPH student), Jennifer Truong, Maeve Wallace, Sue Griffey (PHTM '83), Liz Howard, Emily Harris, and Leah Berger Jensen (PHTM '04).

Jonathon Rivers, PhD, 2007 international health  

Jonathan Rivers (IHD MPH '07) Alumnus receives innovation award for work in Cambodia

Jonathan Rivers, a Tulane University alumnus who is working with the U.N. World Food Programme, received an innovation award for his work in the Cambodia Country Office. Along with colleagues in Malawi, Pakistan and Uganda, Rivers was recognized for success in introducing new ways of working that are improving the WFP’s operations around the world. read more>>



Lee Gary (DM MPH '10) ‘Colonel WASH’ aids in Ebola fight

When shipping containers filled with medical equipment intended to fight Ebola landed on a dock in Sierra Leone in late 2014, Colonel WASH (a.k.a. SPHTM alumnus Lee P. Gary, Jr.) was waiting for them.
Today, even though Sierra Leone and other West African countries are gradually being declared Ebola-free, those containers — portable clinics called Clinics in a Can — are meant to be front-line defense against future more>>


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