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Q&A: What needs to be done to eliminate river blindness in Africa

16 November 2017

Question & Answer interview of Frank O. Richards, who directs the Carter Center’s river blindness, lymphatic filariasis, schistosomiasis, and malaria programs.

Dr. Richards previously served as a river blindness officer for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Guatemala, one of six countries in the Americas to have endemic river blindness. Devex, November 16, 2017.