Dr. Omar Khan, chair of the IH Section’s Program Committee, was recently interviewed for the journal Health Promotion Practice about his new book, Megacities and Global Health, as well as his commentary on key global health topics. You can access the article here. The abstract is below.
Dr. Khan has had a distinguished career in global health. He has served as a faculty member at the University of Vermont College of Medicine and Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health. He is currently a family medicine physician at Christiana Care Health System in Newark, Delaware, and is President of the Delaware Academy of Family Physicians. Dr. Khan has authored more than 55 peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters and has conducted research and lead primary care and public health initiatives in numerous countries. Last year, Dr. Khan also coedited a book titled Megacities and Global Health sponsored by the American Public Health Association with Dr. Gregory Pappas, Deputy Health Commissioner for Washington, DC.
Congratulations, Dr. Khan!