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Baltimore Health Commissioner Leaving Post

Mar 19, 2014

Dr. Oxiris Barbot
Credit Baltimore City website

Baltimore’s Health Commissioner, Dr. Oxiris Barbot, came here from New York City four years ago. Last week, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake announced that Barbot is leaving. She’ll be returning to New York in late April to take a job as First Deputy Commissioner of Health there. She joins Sheilah Kast in the studio to talk about her time here in Baltimore.