BLAKE, Dr DOROTHY was born on January 30, 1936 in Kingston, Jamaica.
McGill University, Canada, Bachelor of Arts (Honours). University of Michigan, United States of America, Master of Arts English Literature. University of Paris, Dr Medical.
Sorbonne, Comparative Literature. National School of Public Health, France, Master of Public Health. Spoken languages: English, French.
Deputy Director, Global Program on Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, World Health Organization since 1990. Country Representative, Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization, Trinidad and Tobago, 1988-1990. Health Programme Analyst, Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization Programme Operations Coordination in Caribbean, 1984-1988.
Project(s) Manager, Development of Health Services, Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization, Haiti, 1983-1984. Medical Officer of Health, Kingston, Jamaica, 1978-1983. Resident, Medical & Surgical Clinic, Clinique de Paris, 1977.
Lecturer, University of Constantine, Algeria, 1968-1971.
Shapiro Prize for Creative Writing, McGill UnivShapiro Prize for Creative Writing, McGill University, 1960. Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization Medal of Honour for Management, 1989.