David E. Barmes Global Health Lectures

The David E. Barmes Global Health Lecture series honors the late David Edward Barmes, special expert for international health in the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR).  Prior to joining NIDCR, Dr. Barmes, a public health dentist and epidemiologist by training, served in senior management positions related to oral health, health promotion, and non-communicable diseases at the World Health Organization in Geneva.  The lecture series, cosponsored by NIDCR and the Fogarty International Center, honors his lifelong dedication to research aimed at improving health for those in low-income countries.


Last Reviewed
July 2018