Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

David Smilde Discusses Zika in Venezuela in the Washington Post

February 18th, 2016

David Smilde, Professor of Sociology and Affiliate Faculty Member at the Stone Center, was quoted in a Washington Post article about Zika in Venezuela on February 15th. In discussing the health crisis and governmental reaction he said “It’s a microcosm of the whole country. You have a government that doesn’t value transparency. You have a medical system in collapse.”

Read the full story on the Washington Post website

South America + People
Dan M. Healan
Professor - Anthropology