Ludwik Rajchman, international health leader

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World Health Forum
date: 
03/08/2018
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1991
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World Health Forum. 1991;12(4):456-65.

Ludwik Rajchman was a man caught up in the whirlwind of international politics. He suffered from the conquest of his country, Poland, by both Nazism and Communism yet managed to rise to eminence as leader of the Health Organisation of the League of Nations and then of UNICEF.