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Susannah Sirkin, Deputy Director of PHR, was honored by Tufts University’s Institute for Global Leadership with the Dr. Jean Mayer Global Citizenship Award.
Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) today announced that Dr. Catherine (Cathy) D. DeAngelis will join the organization’s Board of Directors in June.
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PHR today announced that Donna McKay will join the organization as Executive Director in February 2012. She will be based in Cambridge, Mass. A committed human rights activist, Ms. McKay brings more than 20 years of international and domestic nonprofit experience to PHR.
At this year’s American Public Health Association’s annual meeting in Washington D.C., PHR experts will present on a number of topics including the Millennium Development Goals, the health of displaced populations and refugees, and medical neutrality in Bahrain.
Kristine Huskey has joined PHR as Director of the Anti-Torture Program. In this role, Huskey will be responsible for leading PHR’s investigations and reporting on the devastating consequences of torture on individuals, institutions, and society.