Wilson Center Experts

Murray Feshbach

Senior Scholar
Kennan Institute

Contact Information:
T 202/691-4071 // F 202/691-4001
Global Health
Russia and Eurasia
Research Professor Emeritus, School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.
Wilson Center Project(s):
"Policy Implications of Population, Health, and Environment Trends in Russia"
Oct 01, 2012
Sep 30, 2016


Major Publications

  • The Early Days of the HIV/AIDS Epidemic in the Former Soviet Union, Prepared for the Conference on "Health and Demography in the Former Soviet Union," Harvard University, April 2005
  • HIV/AIDS in Ukraine: An Analysis of Statistics, with Cristina M. Galvin, Research Associate, March 2005
  • HIV/AIDS in the Russian Military – Update*, Prepared for UNAIDS Meeting, 22-23 February 2005, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Potential Social Disarray in Russia Due to Health Factors
  • HIV/AIDS in Russia: An Analysis of Statistics, written with Cristina M. Galvin, Research Associate, January 2005
  • "Russia's Health and Demographic Crises: Policy Implications and Consequences," Health and National Security Series (Chemical and Biological Arms Control Institute, April 2003)
  • "A Country on the Verge," op-ed, The New York Times, May 31, 2003
  • "Russia's Demographic and Health Meltdown," U.S. Congress, Joint Economic Committee, Russia's Uncertain Economic Future, 107th Congress, 1st Session (Government Printing Office, December 2001)
  • Ecological Disaster: Cleaning up the Hidden Legacy of the Soviet Regime (The Twentieth Century Fund Press, 1995)
Previous Terms at the Wilson Center:
October 1, 2000 - September 1, 2006: Demographics in Russia, health and environment; October 1, 1979 - August 1, 1980: Comparative Study of Soviet and American Society During World War II

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