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Title Building a community-based health care movement [electronic resource] / a lecture by Paul Farmer ; presented by University of Washington; produced by UWTV Production
Published [Seattle, Wash.] : UWTV, [2006]
 Copley Internet  R154 .F362006   WEB SITE  ONLINE ACCESS
Event Note A presentation of UW Common Book held on November 13, 2006 at the University of Washington
General Note video (58 min. 30 sec.)
Summary The subject of Tracy Kidder's book "Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World," Farmer is a renowned infectious-disease specialist, anthropologist, the recipient of a MacArthur "genius" grant, and co-founder of Partners in Health, a nonprofit organization bringing healthcare to impoverished parts of the world. Farmer's visit to the University of Washington was part of the inaugural year of the UW Common Book, a project aiming to engage all entering University of Washington students in a common intellectual experience of reading the same book. In 2006, the selection was "Mountains Beyond Mountains."--Website
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web
Subject(s) Poor -- Medical care
Right to health
Genre/Format(s) Electronic videos.
Added Author(s) Farmer, Paul, 1959-
Kidder, Tracy. Mountains beyond mountains
UWTV (Television station : Seattle, Wash.)
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