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Image number: RS.18277
Credit: ©The Royal Society

Portrait of Salim Abdool Karim

Date

2019

Sitter

Salim Safurdeen Abdool Karim (b.1960, South African), Epidemiologist

Creator

Debbie Rowe (British), Photographer

Object type

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Description

Half-length portrait of Salim Abdool Karim, turned slightly to the right [as viewed], looking out at the camera. Against a grey-white background. He wears a light blue and white striped shirt, a pink tie and a black suit, with a lapel pin on either side.

Professor Salim Safurdeen Abdool Karim (b.1960) South African epidemiologist was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 2019.

Object history

Taken at the Royal Society Admissions Day Ceremony, July 2019.

Associated place

<The World>
   > Africa
      > South Africa