SOAS University of London

London Middle East Institute

From Barefoot Doctors to Professors of Medicine in 75 years

Adel Aulaqi

Date: 29 May 2018Time: 6:00 PM

Finishes: 29 May 2018Time: 8:00 PM

Venue: MBI Al Jaber Building, 21 Russell Square Room: MBI Al Jaber Conference Room

Type of Event: Talk

Dr Adel Aulaqi will speak on his recently published book From Barefoot Doctors to Professors of Medicine in 75 years. This will be a light hearted presentation on how the healthcare system in South Western Arabia was developed and modernised.  Health care in Yemen made enormous strides over the second half of the 20th century. Dr Adel offers a delightful personal overview.

Members £5; Non-members £10.

Please notify the Secretary if you wish to attend by e-mail: or telephone 020 7731 3260. Numbers are limited. For more information on The British-Yemeni Society.

Organiser: The British-Yemeni Society in association with the London Middle East Institute

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Contact Tel: 020 7731 3260