Faculty

Paul Farmer

Paul Farmer

Kolokotrones University Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine

Research and Teaching Interests

Health and human rights; Role of social inequalities in the distribution and outcome of disease; Treatment of HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis (including multidrug-resistant tuberculosis) in resource-poor settings; Building comprehensive primary health care systems in resource-poor settings in resource-poor settings.

Current Projects

Medical work in Haiti and Rwanda; Research and writing on structural violence, health, and human rights; Editorship of the open-access journal Health and Human Rights; Reconstruction in Haiti following the January 12, 2010 earthquake.
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Harvard Medical School
Department of Global Health & Social Medicine
641 Huntington Ave
Boston MA 02115

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