Professor Manfred Green, Director of the International Master’s in Global Health Leadership & Administration has been honored for his outstanding achievements with a Lifetime Achievement Award of the Association of Public Health Schools in Israel.
His career has symbolized his mission to promote public health in both Israel and throughout the world. The selection committee cited his ‘tremendous contribution to the study and teaching of epidemiology in academic institutions, as well as [his] international status as a leading public health physician and epidemiologist.”
Prof. Green was a Founding Director of the Israel Center for Disease Control and also set up this groundbreaking international program. Together with co-founder Professor Richard J. Schuster their vision was to create a program that would educate the next generation of public health leaders, for the benefit of Israel – and world – populations.