FOEGE, PAULA

Files

2017.300.20 Paula Foege.pdf

Video

Date

2006-07-16

Description

Paula Foege, wife of Bill Foege, who served as a consultant for the Smallpox Eradication Program in West Africa and Southeast Asia, relates her experiences of daily life in Nigeria, evacuation during the Biafra War, returning to Nigeria to do relief work, culture shock upon returning to the United States, and how the time abroad impacted her and her children's lives.

Citation

Harden, Victoria (Interviewer) and Foege, Paula (Interviewee); CDC, “FOEGE, PAULA ,” The Global Health Chronicles, accessed May 21, 2019, https://globalhealthchronicles.org/items/show/3515.