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The Rise of NCDs in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

Speaker: Thomas R. Frieden, Director, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Administrator, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
Presider: Jo Ivey Boufford, President, New York Academy of Medicine
September 10, 2012

Thomas R. Frieden, director of U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and administrator of the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, discusses the challenges facing low- and middle-income countries in combating noncommunicable diseases.

This session is part one of the two session meeting, Noncommunicable Diseases and the New Global Health.

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