The Global Health Group at 10 Years: Celebrating a Decade of Impact -> Engineering the Future


1:30 pm to 6:00 pm

UCSF Mission Bay Campus
Byers Auditorium, Genentech Hall
San Francisco, CA

RSVP to karen.wen@ucsf.edu

This celebratory symposium will profile the achievements and impact of the Global Health Group at the University of California, San Francisco over the past 10 years and discuss opportunities for game-changing contributions in the upcoming decade.

Welcome Remarks

Chancellor Sam Hawgood, UCSF
Chancellor Emeritus Haile Debas, UCSF

Global Health Group at 10

Sir Richard Feachem, UCSF Global Health Group

Global Health Group’s Impact 2007-2017

Gregg Alton (Chair), Gilead Sciences
Nadia Abuzaineh, PwC
Dean Jamison, UCSF Global Health Sciences
Diana Measham, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Dominic Montagu, UCSF Global Health Sciences

Snapshots of Current and Future Initiatives

Timothy Thahane (Chair), Former Minister of Finance, Lesotho

Presentations:

The Road to Malaria Eradication
Ingrid Chen, UCSF Global Health Group

Innovation in Vector Control for Malaria Elimination
Allison Tatarsky, UCSF Global Health Group

Maps and Apps: Accelerating Disease Elimination
Hugh Sturrock, UCSF Global Health Group

Malaria Eradication: What Will It Cost And Who Will Pay?
Rima Shretta, UCSF Global Health Group

The End of Aid as We Know It
Naomi Beyeler and Sara Fewer, UCSF Global Health Group

The Decade Ahead: Opportunities for Impact

Richard Kamwi, (Chair) Ambassador, Elimination Eight (E8)
Steven Phillips, ExxonMobil Corporation (ret.)
Gargee Ghosh, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Rob Glaser, Glaser Progress Foundation
Jeff Sturchio, Rabin Martin

Reception

Genentech Hall Atrium

About the Global Health Group

The Global Health Group is an “action tank,” dedicated to translating bold new ideas in global health into large scale action to impact the lives of millions of people.