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Dr. Eric GOEMAERE Head of Mission, Médecins sans Frontières, South Africa


1971-1974 MSc in economics, with macroeconomics option, University of Leuven, Belgium 1974-1982 Doctorate in medicine, surgery and obstetrics, University of Leuven, Belgium 1979 Volunteer in a refugee camp, Ban Namyao, Thailand 1982 Diploma of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium General practitioner in Brussels 1983-1986 Head of mission for MSF, Mali 1988 Epidemiological and bio statistics, IDEA-CDC, Annecy, France Management of Health services course, MSF, Brussels 1988-1991 Medical director, MSF headquarter in Brussels 1994-1998 Executive Director MSF Belgium 1999 HIV/AIDS management course, MSF, Brussels since 1999 Development of the first public health ARV treatment programme in Africa, Khayelitsha South Africa 2001 HAART treatment, MSF, South Africa