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Student & Alumni Achievements

Student & Alumni Achievements

Harvard: Alum’s Medical Mission to Train Syrian Health Care Workers

Since 2013, pediatrician Dr. Annie Sparrow, a 2004 MPH graduate of Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, has been traveling back and forth from New York to Syria’s border with Turkey, training Syrian medical personnel struggling to cope with the mounting casualties of their country’s brutal civil war.

In observance of Public Health Thank You Day, we invite you to read this Harvard Public Health winter 2017 magazine cover story about her inspiring work.