Kathryn Olszowy is Assistant Professor of Anthropology at New Mexico State University. She studies risk factors for non-communicable diseases such as diabetes and hypertension in low- and middle income countries.
By Maria Kmeid, Pr Hayat Azouri Tannous, Racha Aaraj, Elissa Bechara and Dr Diane Antonios, Toxicology Laboratory and Poison Control Center, Faculty of Pharmacy, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon.
RSTMH has a long history of being supported by volunteers. In the early days of the Society, voluntary roles helped coordinate the office and formed the Council, who were responsible for governing the Society.