Physicians are often the last line of defense in countries where mortality from complications during labor and delivery, disease, and life-threatening disabilities are a daily reality.
Dr. Arthur Ammann approached Artisan Craftsman Books in order to create a unique edition for the purpose of raising awareness of the impact of AIDS on the victims of violence and rape in the Democratic Rebublic of Congo.
Dr. Ammann, whose career has spanned many fields including physician, researcher, activist, philanthropist and clinical professor at the University of California, San Francisco Medical Center, is also a co-founder of Global Strategies, a non-profit organization whose partners are frontline healthcare workers.
These books were designed with areas for custom calligraphy to be added to compliment the artwork on each of the pages. [Read more…]