The Alma-Ata Declaration at 40: Words into Action


Sheldon Hall
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health


September 12, 2018
12:15pm – 1:30pm

Event Summary

Join the Department of International Health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health for an event honoring the 40th anniversary of the signing of the Alma-Ata declaration. The keynote speaker is Dr. Rita Thapa, Pioneer Chief of Nepal’s FP MCH, & Primary Health Care Project and a former Director of Health Systems & Community Health, as well as Founding Chair Person of Bhaskar Memorial Foundation.

More info here; RSVP here. Check out Global Health Now's Q&A with Dr. Thapa!


Noreen Hynes, MD MPH

Director, Geographic Medicine Center of the Division of Infectious Diseases

Joanne Katz, ScD MS,BSc

Associate Chair, Director of Academic Programs

Robert Bollinger Jr., MD MPH

Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Clinical Global Health Education (CCGHE); Associate Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Global...

Yukari C. Manabe, MD

Associate Director of Global Health Research and Innovation

Caitlin Kennedy, PhD MPH,BA

Co-Director, MPH concentration in Social and Behavioral Sciences in Public Health; Associate Director, Center for Qualitative...

Stefan Baral, MD MPH,MBA,MSc

Director, Key Populations Program



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