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Leading Pakistan’s New Wave of Disease Hunters
May 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Born in Pakistan and educated at the University of Washington from 1996-1998, Dr. Rana Jawad Asghar has carved an impressive career in global health. Stints at UW (where he earned a Master’s in Public Health), Stanford, and University of Bristol preceded several jobs across the globe, spanning from Mozambique to Atlanta, Georgia.
Today, Asghar serves as the CEO of Global Health Strategists & Implementers, a consulting firm focused on improving the global population’s health. Dr. Asghar will be back on campus on Thursday, May 9 for a lecture titled Leading Pakistan’s New Wave of Disease Hunters. The event is slated for 1:00 p.m. at Turner Auditorium in the Magnuson Health Sciences Center. This lecture is free to attend and is part of the Department of Global Health’s Career Week.