Michael Chen

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Michael (Zhiqiang Chen) is Secretary General of HANDA Rehabilitation & Welfare Association (IDEA China). Since 1999 he has been engaged in empowering and promoting the participation of people affected by leprosy in leprosy services. Prior to working for HANDA, Michael worked for over 10 years in the China Leprosy Control and Research Centre, as a medical doctor involved in leprosy control and rehabilitation programmes.