CARE USA president to speak
Posted February 27, 2008; 10:33 p.m.
Helene Gayle, president of CARE USA, will present a talk on "Building a Movement to End Global Poverty" at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, March 6, in 16 Robertson Hall.
CARE USA is one of the world's largest private international relief and development organizations. Gayle, a physician, joined the organization as president in 2006.
Previously, Gayle directed the HIV, tuberculosis and reproductive health program for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and served in leadership roles with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and with the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gayle also has been a health consultant to international agencies such as the World Health Organization, UNICEF and the World Bank.
The event is sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and the Office of Graduate Career Services.