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Dr JOHN WRIGHT

Background

  • WRIGHT, Dr JOHN was born on May 14, 1934 in Niamey, Niger.

  • Education

    • University of Montpellier, France, 1952-1958, Doctor ol Medicine, 1958-1959, Diploma Tropical Medical. University of Lyons, France, 1959-1962, Certificat d'Etudes Superieur, Pneumo-phtisiologie. Spoken languages: French.

    Career

    • Representative, Comoros, World Health Organization since 1990. World Health Organization Representative, Rwanda, 1986-1990. Coord, National Program, World Health Organization, Niger, 1977-1986.

      Inspector-General of Health, Niger, 1977-1986. National Counsil on Tuberculosis, Ministry of Public Health & Social Affairs, Niger, 1963-1986. Director, National School of Public Health, Niger, 1964-1972.

      Head Physician, Contagious Diseases Serv, Niamey Hospital, 1963-1970. Intern, Hospitals of the Seine, Hauteville-Lompn£s, France, 1959-1962.

    Membership

    Member Union Internationale contre la Tuberculose, Secretary-General for African Region, 1972-1978. Union Internationale contre la Tuberculose et les Maladies Respiratoires.

    Personality

    Interests

    Medical, pub health, tuberculosis, respiratory diseases. Walking, swimming, lectures, photography, film.

    Connections

    • Spouse Lorinda d’Almeida, National of Benin.
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    Born May 14, 1934
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