Dr. Frederick M. “Skip” Burkle, Jr. to Give the 2012 Joseph Leiter NLM/MLA Lecture on May 9, 2012
Frederick M. Burkle, Jr., MD, MPH, DTM, FAAP, FACEP, gave the 2012 Joseph Leiter NLM/Medical Library Association (MLA) Lecture on Wednesday, May 9, 2012, at 11:00 am (PDT) in the Lister Hill Center Auditorium at the National Library of Medicine. His lecture, Future Humanitarian Crises: Challenges to Practice, Policy & Public Health, was recorded and the archive is available for viewing or downloading.
Dr. Burkle is Senior Fellow and Scientist, the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative, Harvard School of Public Health and former Senior Scholar and now Senior Associate Faculty and Research Scientist, the Center for Refugee & Disaster Response, Johns Hopkins University Medical Institutes. He also serves as a Senior International Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center for International Scholars, Washington, DC, (2008-present). In addition, he serves as an Adjunct Professor; and, as a Clinical Professor of Surgery and Adjunct Professor in Tropical Medicine at the University of Hawaii. He is Adjunct Professor, Department of Military & Emergency Medicine, Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, and the Department of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, John Cook University, Australia.