Peter Piot
Professor Peter Piot is Director of the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, and former Executive Director of UNAIDS and Under Secretary-General of the United Nations. He co-discovered Ebola in 1976.

Entries by Peter Piot

No hay tiempo que perder con el ébola

(1) Comments | Posted October 12, 2014 | 4:55 AM

El siguiente post está adaptado del libro No Time To Lose: A Life in Pursuit of Deadly Viruses, de Peter Piot. El profesor Piot es director de la Escuela de Londres de Higiene y Medicina Tropical, antiguo Director ejecutivo de ONUSIDA y antiguo vicesecretario general de la ONU....

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Ebola: non c'è tempo da perdere

(0) Comments | Posted October 9, 2014 | 12:15 PM

Il seguente post è stato adattato dal libro "Non c'è tempo da perdere: Una vita all'inseguimento di virus mortali", di Peter Piot (Copyright 2012 di Peter Piot; col permesso dell'editore, W.W. Norton & Company, Inc. Tutti i diritti riservati. I lettori britannici possono saperne di più

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Ebola: Still No Time to Lose

(74) Comments | Posted October 8, 2014 | 11:38 AM

The following post is adapted from the book No Time To Lose: A Life in Pursuit of Deadly Viruses by Peter Piot. (Copyright 2012 by Peter Piot; with permission of the publisher, W. W. Norton & Company, Inc. All rights reserved. UK readers can get more information...

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Progress Beyond Prizes

(0) Comments | Posted October 18, 2013 | 11:58 AM

Over the past week, we have celebrated some of the most extraordinary advances in physics, chemistry, medicine, economics and, of course, peace, as this year's Nobel Prize winners have been announced. Beyond these iconic prizes, there are other remarkable achievements equally worthy of our attention. Just last month, UNAIDS revealed...

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Learning from AIDS: Responding to Non-Communicable Diseases

(1) Comments | Posted September 20, 2012 | 3:15 PM

As executive director of UNAIDS from 1994 to 2008, I was privileged to have a front row seat at one of the great global health struggles of modern times. Although our work against AIDS is far from finished, we have stabilized the pandemic and started to imagine a world without...

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