Dr. Paul Farmer Biography, Death, Net Worth, Age, Wife, Children, Childhood, Family, Siblings, Wiki, Height, Weight, Education, and all facts.
- Full / Real Name: Paul Edward Farmer
- Nickname: Dr. Paul Farmer
- Gender: Male
- Nationality: American
- Age: 62 (before death)
- Date of Birth: October 26, 1959
- Place of Birth: North Adams, Massachusetts, United States
- Date of Death: February 21, 2022
- Place of Death: Kigali, Rwanda
- Cause of Death: Unknown
- Height: N/A
- Weight: N/A
- Wife: Didi Bertrand
- Children: Sebastian Farmer, Elizabeth Farmer, Catherine Farmer
- Siblings: Jeffrey Farmer
- Education: Harvard University, Duke University, Trinity College of Arts & Sciences, Harvard Medical School, Hernando High School
- Net Worth: $1.5 Million
Dr. Paul Farmer Biography
Paul Edward Farmer was an American medical anthropologist and physician. Farmer held an MD and PhD from Harvard University. He was also the Kolokotrones University Professor and chair of the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School.
He was co-founder and chief strategy of Partners In Health (PIH), a non-profit international organization that has been providing direct health care services since 1987 and also engaged in advocacy and research on behalf of the poor and sick. Furthermore, he was professor of medicine and the chief of Division of Global Health Equity at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.
Farmer and his colleagues abroad and in the U.S. have developed novel community-based treatment strategies that allow for high-quality health care delivery in resource-poor areas in the U.S. as well as abroad.
He was born on October 26, 1959, in North Adams, Massachusetts, United States, and raised in Weeki Wachee, Florida.
He was the brother of Jeff Farmer, a former professional wrestler. He graduated from Hernando High School, Brooksville, Florida, where he was elected president of his senior class.
As a Benjamin N. Duke scholar, he attended Duke University and graduated summa cumlaude in 1982 with a Bachelor’s of Arts in medical anthropology. He graduated from Harvard University with an MD and a PhD in medical anthropology in 1990.
In 1993, he completed an intern medicine residency at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and in 1996, a fellowship in infectious disease. Farmer was board-certified in infectious disease and internal medicine.
Dr. Paul Farmer Net Worth
Before his death, Dr. Paul Farmer net worth was estimated at $1.5 million.
Dr. Paul Farmer Death
Dr. Paul Farmer died on February 21, 2022, in Kigali, Rwanda. His cause of his death has not been announced yet, as his family members are still waiting for an autopsy report.