Morehouse School of Medicine's Inaugural Global Health Symposium Global Health Equity: Envisioning the Future

The symposium will include a full day of panel discussions, global health initiative spotlights and professional networking, culminating with a festive multicultural-themed evening reception that features culturally diverse cuisine and musical entertainment. Hear from global health thought-leaders from Morehouse School of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), United States Agency for International Development (USAID), World Health Organization (WHO) Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), & CDC. Join event

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The symposium will include a full day of panel discussions, global health initiative spotlights and professional networking, culminating with a festive multicultural-themed evening reception that features culturally diverse cuisine and musical entertainment.

Hear from global health thought-leaders from Morehouse School of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), United States Agency for International Development (USAID), World Health Organization (WHO) Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), & CDC.
1
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Speakers
8
Sessions

Morehouse School of Medicine's Inaugural Global Health Symposium Global Health Equity: Envisioning the Future

Speakers

Monica Kaufmann Pearson
Monica Kaufmann Pearson
Radio Show Host KISS104.1 FM
Monique Wubbenhorst, MD, MPH
Monique Wubbenhorst, MD, MPH
Senior Advisor USAID Global Health Program
Ben Chi, MD, MSc
Ben Chi, MD, MSc
Co-Director, Fogarty Global Health Fellowship Program University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Eve H. Byrd, DNP, MPH
Director, Mental Health Program The Carter Center
Jenelle Williams, MBA
Jenelle Williams, MBA
Director of Programs Global Health Action
José Francisco García Gutiérrez, MD, PhD, MSc
José Francisco García Gutiérrez, MD, PhD, MSc
Regional Advisor in Human Resources for Health Development Pan American Health Organization / World Health Organization
Kashef Ijaz, MD, MPH
Principal Deputy Director Division of Global Health Protection in the Center for Global Health
Kofi Kondwani, PhD, MS
Kofi Kondwani, PhD, MS
Assistant Professor Morehouse School of Medicine- Community Health & Preventive Medicine and Family Medicine
Robert Demont, MS
Robert Demont, MS
Director of Bioscience-Healthcare Ecosystem Expansion Metro Atlanta Chamber- Georgia Global Health Alliance
Marie Guerda Nicolas, PhD
Marie Guerda Nicolas, PhD
Professor University of Miami
Wilson Mbewe, BScHB, MBChB, MCS, MMED
Wilson Mbewe, BScHB, MBChB, MCS, MMED
Medical Superintendent Kanyama Level One Hospital Ministry of Health- Kanyama District
Lilly Immergluck, MD, MS
Lilly Immergluck, MD, MS
Associate Professor Morehouse School of Medicine and Emory University
Gary H. Gibbons, MD
Gary H. Gibbons, MD
Director National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Mahfuz Khan, MS
Mahfuz Khan, MS
Senior Researcher Morehouse School of Medicine
Michael Powell, PhD
Michael Powell, PhD
Professor Morehouse School of Medicine
Herman Taylor, MD, MPH, FACC, FAHA
Herman Taylor, MD, MPH, FACC, FAHA
Professor and Director of the Cardiovascular Research Institute Morehouse School of Medicine
Elizabeth Ofili, MD, MPH, FACC
Elizabeth Ofili, MD, MPH, FACC
Professor, Director and Senior Associate Dean Morehouse School of Medicine- Clinical Research Center & Clinical and Translational Research
Jonathan K. Stiles, PhD, FAETC
Jonathan K. Stiles, PhD, FAETC
Professor, Microbiology, Biochemistry & Immunology Morehouse School of Medicine
Valerie Montgomery Rice, MD, FACOG
President and Dean Morehouse School of Medicine
Anthony S. Fauci, MD
Anthony S. Fauci, MD
Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases National Institutes of Health
Gilberte (Gigi) Bastien, PhD
Gilberte (Gigi) Bastien, PhD
Associate Director, Office of Global Health Equity Morehouse School of Medicine
Dr. Erick Gbodossou
Dr. Erick Gbodossou
Founder and current president of PROMETRA International Andrew J. Young Foundation and Natural Products and Research Center
Ambassador Andrew Young
Ambassador Andrew Young
Former United States Ambassador to the United Nations Andrew J. Young Foundation and Natural Products and Research Center
Roger I. Glass, MD, PhD
Roger I. Glass, MD, PhD
Director Fogarty International Center and Associate Director for International Research

Agenda

08:00 - 09:00

Concurrent Breakfast Meeting

Symposium

09:15 - 09:20

Convening Remarks

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Gilberte (Gigi) Bastien, PhD

09:20 - 09:40

A Vision for Global Health Equity

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Valerie Montgomery Rice, MD, FACOG

09:40 - 10:00

Shifting the Paradigm: Community, Culture & Collaboration

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Gilberte (Gigi) Bastien, PhD

10:00 - 11:45

Panel Discussion - Honoring the History and Breaking New Ground in Global Health

Symposium

12:45 - 13:00

Break

13:00 - 14:15

Complementary and Integrative Approaches to Global Health and Wellness

Symposium

15:30 - 15:45

Afternoon Break

15:45 - 16:45

Panel Discussion – Harnessing Human Resources for Global Health Equity

Symposium

16:45 - 17:00

Post Symposium Questionnaire

17:00 - 18:30

Cultural Reception

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