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Dr Mira B Aghi

Dr Mira B Aghi
Behavioral Scientist
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Dr. Mira B. Aghi is the first woman from Asia to receive the WHO Gold Medal. Her outstanding work as a researcher, community health educator and advocate to prevent tobacco-related diseases has been honored by numerous awards, including the International Network of Women against Tobacco (INWAT) Tribute for Outstanding Service to Women in 2009 and the Luther Terry Award in 2012. Besides, she has served as a consultant or advisor for numerous global health organizations, including WHO, International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, IDRC, UNESCO, and UNICEF.