Dr. Dan Perlman, Vice Chair, RAM-Global
Dr. Dan is a member at the Rotary Club of Aspen and recently was awarded the “Rotarian of the Year” (2022-23) for his malaria work. He is an honorary member of the Carbondale, Colorado Rotary Club. He is a member of the International Services Committee for District 5470.
He is a retired Infectious Disease and Public Health Specialist. He completed his trifecta of higher degrees: M.D., M.B.A. and M.P.H. , and practiced in Colorado for over 30 years.
He volunteered in Haiti after the 2010 earthquake, at hashaiti.org. He has served on the Board of Directors of several nonprofits and co-founded the Colorado Chapter of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. Currently, he is a member of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, and has presented at the Annual Meeting. In Chicago, this year, he is presenting a poster detailing a malaria project in West Timor, partly funded by RAM-Global.
He has been intimately involved in developing projects to eliminate malaria. He currently promotes community healthcare worker training in Africa and will bring a group of Rotarians to Kenya in early 2024. As a leader in RAM-Global, he is transitioning to be the Chair in July 2024.