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Humanitarian Paul Farmer to discuss ‘Haiti since the earthquake’, Nov. 19

Paul Farmer, a medical anthropologist and physician who has dedicated his life to improving health care for the world’s poorest people, has been added to the roster of speakers in the University of Rhode Island’s Honors Colloquium. He will discuss “Haiti Since the Earthquake,” the subject of his latest book, on Nov. 19 at 7:30 p.m.

Farmer’s presentation, part of the semester-long colloquium called “Health Care Change? Health, Politics and Money,” takes place in Edwards Auditorium on the URI Kingston campus. It is free and open to the public.

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