Dr. John Nkengasong, Director of the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention

March 4, 2020
Photo of Margot Gill with Dr. John Nkengasong, Joseph S. Agyepong,Emmanuel Akyeampong

Dr. John Nkengasong, Director of the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention, visited Wadsworth House on March 4, 2020.  Dr. Nkengasong spent 3 days at Harvard at the invitation of the Center for African Studies, and delivered the inaugural Joseph S. Agyepong Distinguished Lecture on Public Health in Africa at the Chan School of Public Health. Joseph S. Agyepong, founder and executive chairman of JOSPONG group of companies in Ghana and donor of the lectureship, accompanied Dr. Nkengasong to Wadsworth House to meet with the Marshal. Professor Emmanuel Akyeampong, Faculty Director of the Center for African Studies, and Alex Taylor, Executive Director, participated in the visit as well.

Photo of Dr. John Nkengasong walking

Photo of Margot Gill with Dr. John Nkengasong

Photo of Dr. John Nkengasong at John Harvard Statue

Photos courtesy of Martinson Tenkorang Yeboah.