TDR collaborator profiled in WHO Bulletin

TDR news item
3 February 2017

Mani Jegathesan
Mani Jegathesan

Mani Jegathesan – athlete, scientist and TDR collaborator, is profiled in this month’s World Health Organization Bulletin.

Called the “fastest man in Asia” after winning the gold medal 3 times at the Asian Games in Bangkok in 1966, he went on to become a medical microbiologist and public health advocate.

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