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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. By what year do mathematical models predict HIV infections will reach 100 million?
2. Doctors from what hospital donate services to help with cases that Paul Farmer sends them that are outside out the Partners in Health budget?
(a) Hospital Nacional Arzobispo Loayza
(b) Massachusetts General Hospital.
(c) Hospital Nacional Hipólito Unanue
(d) Children's Hospital in Boston.
3. For what purpose is Partners in Health awarded $45 million by the Gates Foundation?
(a) To erase social inequalities.
(b) To eradicate MDR TB.
(c) To reduce incidences of MDR TB in Haiti by 70% in 5 years.
(d) To educate the public, raise funds and treat MDR TB.
4. What does Paul Farmer say is more important than clean clothes during the time he travels frequently in the late 1990s?
(b) Fresh underwear.
(c) A good book.
(d) Fresh food.
5. What is the cost when Paul Farmer seeks treatment for cases that are too complicated or outside of his specialty?
(a) The cost of tests and equipment only.
(b) $50,000 per visit.
(c) Free of charge.
(d) Hundreds of thousands of dollars.
6. What resulted from the case of John that is told in the O for the P?
(a) New equipment donated to Zanmi Lasante.
(b) A partnership between Mass General and Partners in Health.
(c) A Zanmi Lasante training for local Haitians.
(d) A new assistant for Paul Farmer.
7. What does Paul Farmer write to Tracy Kidder in regards to the blood bank in Cange?
(a) This is the type of bank that supports humanity.
(b) There will be no more weeping over blood.
(c) Lifeblood has finally arrived.
(d) It is the result of a dream partnership.
8. What does Paul Farmer do when he has a case that is too complicated or outside of his specialty?
(a) He flies patients to Peru for treatment.
(b) He flies Dr. Ramirez in from Peru.
(c) He flies patients to Boston for treatment.
(d) He flies Dr. Flickinger in from Boston.
9. Who pays for the interest payments on Paul Farmer's 2002 expansion loan?
(a) PIH employees with the highest salaries.
(b) Church members from South Carolina.
(c) Doctors from Massachusetts General Hospital.
(d) Medical interns from Harvard.
10. Who is Jorge Perez?
(a) The Haitian President.
(b) A man who works with Jim Yong Kim in Peru.
(c) A Catholic Priest.
(d) A friend that helps with the cost of medication.
11. What does Paul Farmer begin to do in the late 1990s, according to A Light Month for Travel?
(a) Speak and teach.
(b) Visit Washington, DC monthly.
(c) Spend more time with his family.
(d) Train a successor.
12. What does the book say Paul Farmer earned a reputation for by the late 1990s?
(a) His unorthodox epidemiological views.
(b) A relentless lobbyist for the poor.
(c) His fundraising-by-guilt tactics.
(d) A specialist in the field of TB.
13. How is Paul involved with the TB projects in Peru and Russia in the late 1990s?
(a) He is an advisor.
(b) He is not; both are independent of Partners in Health.
(c) He runs both projects.
(d) He is a fundraiser only.
14. How does Paul Farmer feel about his rotations at Brigham and Women's Hospital?
(a) They are a waste of time that could be spent in Haiti.
(b) They are intellectually stimulating.
(c) They are a necessary evil.
(d) They are useful to help him refuel.
15. What happens to the prices of antiretroviral drugs in 2002?
(a) They remain the same.
(b) They decline.
(c) They rise.
(d) They go up and down continually.
Short Answer Questions
1. What reason is given for the intensity of the Russian TB outbreak?
2. In the O to the P it is said that Paul Farmer was conscious of corporate etiquette but . . .
3. What other disease do the Russian patients that Paul Farmer treats for TB also tend to have?
4. Who does Paul Farmer say that the women of Haiti caught HIV from?
5. What is Paul Farmer's desire, as stated in the O to the P section?
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