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Remembering Paul Farmer

The UK Office of Global Health Initiatives is saddened to hear of the passing of Dr. Paul Farmer. Just some of his extraordinary roles included global health humanitarian, author and community developer, while of course being in the extraordinary everyday roles of being a father, husband and physician. Rest appeared to be uneasy for him in a world that by nature is uneasy. May those in the communities he served continue to have access to health care and may his legacy continue to teach us that everyone should have the opportunity to have good health. Articles in the New York Times and Kentucky Today, plus an interview with PBS give a glimpse of his prolific drive and psyche: