Obituary, D. A. Henderson, Baltimore Sun

Baltimore Sun, 21 August 2016

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http://www.childsurvival.net/?content=com_articles&artid=6325bs-md-ob-da-henderson-20160820-002_resize

D.A. Henderson, the former dean of Bloomberg School of Public Health credited with eradicating smallpox, died Friday, 19.08.2016 at Gilchrist Hospice in Towson, USA of complications after a hip fracture. He was 87. He was best known for his work in the 1960s and ´70s, when he led the fight against smallpox, an infectious disease that was one of the world´s greatest killers until the vaccination campaign.

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