Bill Foege Global Health Awards
Sep 23, 2021
Categories Global & Public Health, Industry Partner Event, Industry Partner Events
ABOUT THE EVENT
MAP International presents the Bill Foege Global Health Awards to recognize people and organizations whose contributions to the progress of global health measure substantially.
Leaders in the global health community consider Dr. Bill Foege as a folk hero in the global health community, crediting him as “the man most responsible for eradicating smallpox.”
This signature award for achievement in global health is aptly being named for him.
The Bill Foege Global Health Awards were created in honor of Dr. Bill Foege, a folk hero in the global health community most responsible for eradicating smallpox.
Before a gathering of more than 500 business and health community leaders, the annual event continues to shed light on those making a difference in health of people around the world.