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Tom Paulson

UW's Steve Gloyd emcees global health trivia night

  • What parasitic disease is caused by the bite of a female sandfly?
  • Where do 15-year-old boys have a better chance of reaching age 60, Peru or the US?
  • What percentage of the world’s poorest 1.3 billion people are women?
  • What percentage of the world’s medical research budget is spent on the diseases of the western world (and not on the developing world)?
  • Does Steve Gloyd (associate chair of global health at the UW) own any ties?
  • Did Judy Wasserheit (vice chair of global health) really get a human cadaver for her 13th birthday?

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