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CANCELLED!! Dr Derek Yach

10th December 2015 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm


All are invited to the CEDAR/MRC Epidemiology Seminar by Dr Derek Yach of the Vitality Institute.

Time, venue and title to be confirmed.

Dr Derek Yach is Senior Vice President (SVP) of the Vitality Group, part of Discovery Ltd, where he leads the Vitality Institute. Previously, Dr. Yach was SVP Global Health and Agriculture Policy at PepsiCo, headed global health at the Rockefeller Foundation, was a Professor of Global Health at Yale University, and is a former Executive Director for Noncommunicable Diseases and Mental Health of the World Health Organization (WHO). At WHO, he served as cabinet director under Director-General Gro Harlem Brundtland where he led the development of WHO’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control and the Global Strategy on Diet and Physical Activity.

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10th December 2015
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
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MRC Epidemiology Unit
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