2017 CUGH Conference
 
 

2017 CUGH Conference Speakers Include:
(Speaker list is subject to change.)


• Lisa V. Adams, Director, Dartmouth Center for Health Equity, Dartmouth Geisel School of Medicine, USA

• Ala Alwan, Regional Director, Eastern Mediterranean Regional Office, WHO, Egypt

• Olalekan Ayo-Yusuf, Executive Dean, Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University, South Africa

• Ben Anderson, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center, USA

• Grant Baldwin, Director, Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, CDC, USA

• Francis Barchi, Assistant Professor, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, USA

• Michele Barry, Director, Stanford University Center for  Innovation in Global Health, USA

• Rich Beigi, Associate Professor, Magee-Women's Hospital, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, USA

• Honorable T. Bella Dinh-Zarr, Vice Chair, U.S. Transportation Safety Board, USA

• Michele Bloch, Chief, Tobacco Control Research Branch, National Cancer Institute of the NIH, USA

• Joshua Bolten, Chair, ONE Campaign, USA

• Joel Breman, Senior Scientist Emeritus, Fogarty International Center, NIH, USA

• William Burns, Former Deputy Secretary of State; President, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, USA

• Melissa Burroughs Peña, Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, USA

• Dennis Carroll, Director, Global Health Security and Development Unit, USAID, USA

• Frank Chaloupka, Professor of Global Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA

• William Checkley, Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins University, USA

• Elahi Chowdhury, Acting Director, icddr,b, Bangladesh

• John P. Clark, Vice President and Chief Security Officer, Pfizer, USA

• Keith Crandall, Director, Computational Biology Institute, George Washington University, USA

• Miriam Cremer, President and Founder, Basic Health International

• Maureen Cropper, Distinguished University Professor of Economics, University of Maryland, USA

• Peter Daszak, President, EcoHealth Alliance, USA

• Ann M. Dellinger, Epidemiologist and Branch Chief of the Home, Recreation, and Transportation Branch at the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC), CDC, USA

• Miliard Derbew, Project Director, the Medical Education Partnership Initiative project (MEPI) for Ethiopia, Ethiopia

• Roger-Mark DeSouza, Director of Population, Environmental Security, and Resilience, Woodrow Wilson Center, USA

• Mark Dybul, Executive Director, Global Fund for AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, and Professor, Georgetown University Medical Center, USA

• Jessica Evert, Executive Director, Child Family Health International, USA

• Marietjie de Villiers, Professor, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, South Africa

• Peter Donkor, Professor, and Director, Office of Grants and Research, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana

• Eric Eisenman, CEO/Founder, International Veterinary Outreach (IVO), USA

• Danielle Fitzgerald, Professor, Center for Global Health, Weill Cornell College of Medicine, USA

• Tom Frieden, Director, CDC, USA

• Richard Fuller, Executive Director, Pure Earth, USA

• Helene Gayle, CEO, McKinsey Social Initiative; Co-Chair, Task Force on Women's and Family Health, CSIS, USA

• Mike Gerson, Columnist, Washington Post; Policy Fellow, One Campaign, USA

• Simon Godfrey, Director, Global Government Affairs and Patient Advocacy, GSK, USA

• Jonathan Golub, Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University (USA)

• Lawrence O. Gostin, Faculty Director, O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, Georgetown University, USA

• Amina Gupta, Associate Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, USA

• Lily Gutnik, Resident, General Surgery, University of Utah, USA

• Ellen Gritz, Professor and Chair, Department of Behavioral Science, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, USA

• Margaret Hamburg, Foreign Secretary, National Academy of Medicine, USA

• Mustapha Hajjou, Senior Manager, Promoting the Quality of Medicines Program, US Pharmacopeia, USA

• James Hakim, Professor of Medicine, University of Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe

• Stephen Hargarten, Associate Dean for Global Health, Medical College of Wisconsin, USA

• Douglas C. Heimburger, Associate Director, Education and Training, Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health; Division Head, Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology, University of California at Berkeley, USA

• Jim Herrington, Professor of the Practice, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, USA

• Catherine Hooper Miele, Fellow, Johns Hopkins University, USA

• Richard Horton, Editor, The Lancet, UK

• James Hudspeth, Director, Global Health, Boston University Medical Center Internal Medicine Residency, USA

• Rima Jolivet, Maternal Health Technical Director, Maternal Health Task Force, Harvard University, USA

• Ingrid Katz, Assistant Professor, Harvard University, USA  

• Abigail Kazembe, Dean of Postgraduate Studies and Research, Kamuzu College of Nursing, Malawi

• Ron Klain, former Ebola Czar, Obama Administration, USA

• Howard Koh, Professor, Harvard University, USA

• Carleigh Krubiner, Faculty Project Director, Berman Institute of Ethics, Johns Hopkins University, USA

• Philip J. Landrigan, Dean for Global Health, Arhnold Global Health Institute at Mount Sinai, USA

• Daniela Ligiero, CEO, Together for Girls, Inc. USA

• Maggie Little, Director, Kennedy Institute of Ethics and Professor of Philosophy, Georgetown University, USA

• Megan Littrell, Principal Investigator, ACTwatch, PSI, USA

• Cindy Liu, Assistant Professor, George Washington University, USA

• Doug Lowy, Acting Director, Center for Global Health, National Cancer Institute of the NIH, USA 

• Anne Lyerly, Associate Director, Center for Bioethics and Associate Professor of Social Medicine, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, USA

• Richard G. Marlink, Director, Rutgers Global Health Institute, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, USA

• Keith Martin, Executive Director, Consortium of Universities for Global Health, USA

• Jyoti Mathad, Assistant Professor, Weill Cornell, USA

• Jonna Mazet, Professor & Executive Director, One Health Institute, University of California at Davis, USA

• John Monahan, Senior Advisor on Global Health, Georgetown University, USA

• Allisyn Moran, Senior Maternal Health Advisor, USAID, USA

• Cory Morin, Acting Assistant Professor, University of Washington, USA

• Steve Morrison, Director, Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) Global Health Policy Center, USA

• Christopher Murray, Director, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, USA

• Clive Mutunga, Population, Environment, and Development Technical Advisor, USAID, USA

• Gaurvika Nayyar, Global Health Consultant, University of California San Diego, USA

• Tom Novotny, Emeritus Professor of Global Health, University of California San Diego, USA

• Ugo Okoli, Project Director, Maternal and Child Survival Program, Nigeria

• Jackson Orem, Director, Uganda Cancer Institute, Uganda

• Rockefeller Oteng, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of Michigan, USA

• Benjamin Park, Chief International Infection Control Program, Division of Healthcare Quality, CDC, USA

• Alexander Plum, Senior Program Coordinator, The Global Health Initiative, Henry Ford Health System, USA

• Suzanne Pollard, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Johns Hopkins University, USA

• Lance Price, Director, Antibiotic Resistance Action Center, George Washington University, USA

• Tracy Rabin, Assistant Directork, Office of Global Health; Associate Program Director for Global and Community Health, Yale University, USA

• Peter Rabinowitz, Professor, University of Washington, USA

• Pilar Ramon-Pardo, Team Lead, Antimicrobial Resistance, Pan American Health Organization/WHO, USA

•  Teri Reynolds, Scientist, WHO Department for Management of Noncommunicable Diseases, Disabilities, Violence and Injury Prevention (NVI), USA'

• Susan Rice, Former National Security Advisor, USA

• Mirta Roses, Former Regional Director, PAHO

• Virginia Rowthorn, Managing Director, Law & Healthcare Program, University of Maryland, Baltimore, USA

• Len Rubenstein, Senior Scientist, Johns Hopkins University, Center for Public Health and Human Rights, USA

• Edward Rubin, Chief Scientific Officer, Metabiota, USA

• Jonathan Samet, Director, Institute for Global Health, University of Southern California, USA

• Nelson Sewankambo, Professor, Makerere University, Uganda

• Trishul Siddharthan, Fellow, Johns Hopkins University, USA

• Cathy Silberman, Executive Director, Association for Safe International Travel (ASIRT), USA

• Nalini Singh, Professor of Pediatrics, Global Health and Epidemiology, George Washington University, USA

• Howard Sklamberg, Deputy Commissioner for Global Regulatory Operations and Policy, FDA, USA (invited)

• Woutrina Smith, Co-Director, Planetary Health Center of Expertise, University of California Global Health Institute; Associate Profesor, University of California at Davis, USA

• Rochelle Sobel, President, Association for Safe International Road Travel (ASIRT), USA

• James Stavridis, Dean, Tufts University

• Hod Tamir, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, ICAP-Columbia University, USA

• Adam Taylor, Executive Director, Global to Local, USA

• Edward L. Trimble, Director, Center for Global Health, National Cancer Institute of the NIH, USA 

• Alicia Yamin, Program Director, O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, Georgetown University, USA