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Global Activism Story: Health Clinic for Tanzanian Village

Bernard Mirkin—Founder, Nyansha Child Healthcare and HIV/AIDS Project

A research scholar at Children's Memorial Hospital and professor of pediatrics at Northwestern University, Dr. Bernard Mirkin journeyed to Tanzania on vacation and was inspired to start a medical clinic.

For more information on the Nyansha Child Healthcare and HIV/AIDS Project, e-mail Dr. Mirkin, or contact:
Florence Green
Children's Memorial Foundation
2300 Children's Plaza, Box 4
Chicago, IL 60614

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