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The Carter Center: Experts in International Affairs, Democracy, Election Observation, Human Rights, International Health, Disease Eradication, and Mental Health

The Carter Center is proud to be home to distinguished experts in international affairs, peacemaking, promoting democracy, and international health and disease eradication. 

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Peace Programs - Directors and Fellows

John Stremlau, Ph.D. Vice President, Peace Programs
Jennifer McCoy, Ph.D. Director, Americas Program   
Hrair Balian Director, Conflict Resolution Program   
Yawei Liu, Ph.D. Director, China Program
David Carroll, Ph.D. Director, Democracy Program
Laura Neuman, J.D. Director, Global Access to Information
Karin Ryan Senior Project Advisor, Human Rights Program
Ellen Mickiewicz, Ph.D. Fellow, Commission on Radio and Television


Health Programs - Directors and Fellows

Donald R. Hopkins, M.D., M.P.H Vice President, Health Programs
P. Craig Withers, M.B.A., M.H.A. Director of Program Support, Health Programs
Thomas H. Bornemann, Ed.D. Director, Mental Health Program
Frank O. Richards, Jr., M.D. Director, River Blindness Program, Lymphatic Filariasis Elimination Program, Schistosomiasis Control Program, and Malaria Control Program
Ernesto Ruiz-Tiben, Ph.D. Director, Guinea Worm Eradication Program 
Kelly Callahan, M.P.H. Director, Trachoma Control Program 
Mauricio Sauerbrey, M.T., M.Sc., Ph.D.

Director, Onchocerciasis Elimination Program of the Americas

Stephen Blount, M.D., M.P.H.

Director, Special Health Projects

William Foege, M.D., M.P.H Senior Fellow, Health Policy

In Memoriam: Norman Borlaug, Ph.D.

Senior Consultant, Agriculture (1986-2009)



Carter Presidency and Post-Presidency

Steven Hochman, Ph.D. Director of Research, Faculty Assistant to President Carter

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