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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.


University of Washington Department of Global Health


University of Washington, Magnuson Health Sciences Center
1959 NE Pacific St,
Seattle, WA 98195 United States
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