American Journal Of Public Health Special Section Discusses Election Of New WHO Director General, Challenges For Agency

American Journal of Public Health: AJPH Special Section: World Health Organization: Whither WHO? Our Global Health Leadership
Elizabeth Fee, chief of the History of Medicine Division at the National Library of Medicine and an AJPH editor, writes in a commentary for the special section, “For this issue of the AJPH, several prominent people, with long experience in international health, were invited to submit editorial statements, each giving a personal view of the coming election and the issues a new director general will need to confront. This continues a practice, begun in 1998, of highlighting a series of positions on the WHO election…” (November 2016).