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Quiz on ethics of surveillance

Is it ethical for doctors to provide patient data to health authorities?

Report by Director-General

Ten years in public health 2007-2017

A report that chronicles the evolution of global public health over the decade that Dr Margaret Chan has served as Director-General at WHO.


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