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In memoriam

The Editors of Human Resources for Health are sorry to announce the death of our Editorial Board member Tom Hall.

Thomas Livingston Hall, MD, DrPH
August 13, 1931 – May 20, 2017

His health-related career involved providing clinical services in rural Puerto Rico, working on national health workforce planning with  the World Health Organization, directing a population studies center at UNC, directing a health care planning office in Seattle, and several years of health planning in New Zealand. In 1986 he came to San Francisco, and from 1988 to 1996 he directed a postdoctoral training program in HIV/AIDS prevention research at UCSF. After retirement he volunteered to teach and mentor in global health and until his death, he worked with the Consortium of Universities for Global Health. traveled extensively internationally for both work (with WHO, USAID, World Bank) and pleasure. 

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