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Dr. Josh Ruxin

Dr. Josh Ruxin is Assistant Clinical Professor of Public Health at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health and Director of the Access Project for the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria and Macrohealth at the Center for Global Health and Economic Development, a joint initiative of the Earth Institute at Columbia University and the Mailman School of Public Health. He is implementing a project with the World Health Organization to apply the findings of the Commission on Macroeconomics and Health in eighteen developing countries. Previously, Dr. Ruxin worked at Harvard University where he directed the Access Project for the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. The project continues at Columbia and has provided technical expertise to teams in Nigeria, Ethiopia, Malawi, South Africa, Angola, and Haiti. Before joining Harvard, Dr. Ruxin was Vice President and co-founder of ontheFRONTIER, a strategy consulting firm providing advisory services to businesses in developing countries. Dr. Ruxin received a Master of Public Health from Columbia University, and a PhD in History from the University of London where he was a Marshall Scholar.

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