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Lecture: “Iraq Invasion, Intended or Unintended Consequences” with Dr. Shaki Jawad (virtual)

October 7, 2021 | 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm


Dr. Shakir Jawad is a Senior Global Health Advisor at Henry M Jackson Foundation and Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Maryland. After the invasion of Iraq in 2003, Dr. Jawad worked as a Director General in the Iraqi Ministry of Health and then as an acting deputy Minister of Health. He was also the physician of the Ex-president of Iraq, Saddam Hussain after 2003 while Hussain was in prison. Dr. Jawad will share his experience with the class about the era that ensued 2003 in Iraq.


Zoom Meeting ID: 706 924 9296


For more information, please contact Noor Ghazi,


Sponsored by the UNC Curriculum in Peace, War, and Defense. Co-sponsored by the UNC Center for Middle East and Islamic Studies and the Duke-UNC Consortium for Middle East Studies.


UNC-Chapel Hill


October 7, 2021
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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