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Carl E. Taylor

Born: Jul 26, 1916

Death: Feb 4, 2010

Birthplace: Landour

Nationality: United States

Carl E. Taylor

Date of Birth : Jul 26, 1916
Date of Death : Feb 4, 2010
Birth Place : Landour

Carl Ernest Taylor, MD, DrPH founder of the academic discipline of international health who dedicated his life to the well-being of the world's marginalized people. He was the founding chair of the Department of International Health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. He was a key contributor to the Alma Ata Declaration. At the age of 88, this energetic man assumed the challenging position as Country Director for the nonprofit organization Future Generations Afghanistan where he led an innovative field-based activities until age 90. He has worked in over 70 countries and having students from more than 100 countries. He was sharing this near century-long perspective with his students up until a week before his death.

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