NEWBERRY, DAVID

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Video

Date

2006-07-13

Description

David Newberry was an Operations Officer assigned to Ghana. Dave speaks of moving his family of 7 to Ghana, his Ghananian colleagues, cultural experiences, and how it impacted his own life and the lives of his children. Dave identifies surveillance and response systems as the biggest challenge during his time in Ghana. Dave went on to work in guinea worm and polio eradication and offers comments on how leadership and support were crucial to the success of the smallpox eradication effort.

Citation

Diallo, Melissa McSwegin (Interviewer); Rollins School of Public Health; Graduate Student and Newberry, David (Interviewee); CDC; Operations Officer, “NEWBERRY, DAVID,” The Global Health Chronicles, accessed May 27, 2024, https://globalhealthchronicles.org/items/show/3497.