World Health

Gail Hinchon Mancini | Jan. 10, 2014 | Notre Dame College of Science

Rudy Navari

Rudolph M. Navari, M.D., FACP, adjunct professor of chemistry and biochemistry at the University of Notre Dame and associate dean and director of the Indiana University School of Medicine-South Bend (IUSM-SB), has accepted a position with the World Health Organization (WHO) to serve as the director of the Cancer Care Program in Eastern Europe.

He will be based in Geneva, Switzerland and will manage physician education and help introduce up-to-date cancer treatment protocols--both which lag behind what is typical in the United States--and will oversee measurements to determine if both efforts decrease mortality. WHO will work with pharmaceutical companies to help provide treatments at a greatly reduced cost in these countries.

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