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Faculty Profiles:
Dr E. Jane Carter

Dr E. Jane Carter - Tuberculosis and Lung Health

Dr E. Jane Carter is both an Associate Professor of Medicine at Brown University (USA) and Director of the Brown Kenya Medical Exchange Programme at Moi University (Kenya). Dr. Carter has focused her work on tuberculosis throughout her career. In Rhode Island she worked with the RI Department of Health sponsored TB Clinic for over 22 years. She is the immediate past president of The Union. She has been the Director of the Brown University – Moi University Kenya Medical Exchange Programme (AMPATH Consortium) for 20 years. In recognition of her global health work, she was awarded the World Lung Health Award from the American Thoracic Society in 2013. Her TB work has focused on active case finding in resource limited areas as well as improving the care cascade for paediatric care and prevention.