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Dr. Paul Farmer with Dr. Claire Pierre on "To Repair the World" - SOLD OUT! (Paul Farmer Book Events)


Please join Partners In Health and Hooks Book Events for an evening with Drs. Paul Farmer and Pierre Claire.

Dr. Farmer will highlight his new book, To Repair the World: Paul Farmer Speaks to the Next Generation.

To Repair the World: Paul Farmer Speaks to the Next Generation is a collection of speeches by the charismatic doctor and social activist. One of the most passionate and influential voices for global health equity and social justice, Dr. Farmer encourages young people to tackle the greatest challenges of our times. Engaging, often humorous, and always inspiring, these speeches bring to light the brilliance and force of Dr. Farmer's vision in a single, accessible volume.

A must-read for graduates, students, and everyone seeking to help bend the arc of history toward justice, To Repair the World leaves the reader with an uplifting vision: that with creativity, passion, teamwork, and determination, the next generations can make the world a safer and more human place.

Paul Farmer, M.D., Ph.D.,  is the United Nations Deputy Special Envoy for Haiti and Chair of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard. Among his numerous awards and honors is the MacArthur Foundations Genius Award.

Admission: Tickets can only be purchased online at or by calling TicketFly (877.987.6487). The cost is $25 for 1 ticket; $35 for 1 ticket + 1 book; $45 for 2 tickets + 1 book. Student tickets are available for $12 (*Must show valid student ID to pick up ticket from will-call). There is a $1.50 fee per ticket for phone orders. Doors open at 6:00 pm.

Host: Partners In Health
Sixth & I Historic Synagogue (Washington, DC)
600 I Street NW
Washington, DC 20001