A New Era of Impact in Global Health Sciences


9:00 am to 6:00 pm

UCSF Mission Bay Campus
Byers Auditorium, Genentech Hall
600 16th Street, San Francisco

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To explore how universities, specifically UC San Francisco (UCSF), can maximize their impact in this new era, the Institute for Global Health Sciences (IGHS) will host a day-long symposium on Friday, January 26 in Mission Bay. The symposium, “A new era in global health sciences,” features UCSF leaders who will discuss and debate the new priorities for academic global health and showcase how UCSF is responding to these challenges. 

Program

9:00

Welcome
Jaime Sepulveda, Executive Director, Institute for Global Health Sciences
Sam Hawgood, Chancellor

9:15

Keynote
Harvey V. Fineberg, President, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation

9:45

Break

10:00

US Launch of Disease Control Priorities, Third Edition
Jaime Sepulveda, Moderator

  • Haile T. Debas, Chancellor Emeritus
  • Dean Jamison, Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
  • John Peabody, Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
  • Allison Phillips, Deputy Director, Malaria Elimination Initiative

11:30

Pioneering New Fields in Global Health
Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, Moderator, Vice Dean, Population Health and Health Equity, School of Medicine; Chair, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics

  • Renee Hsia, Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • Catherine Julliard, Director, Center for Global Surgical Studies and Assistant Professor of Surgery
  • Susan Meffert, Associate Professor of Psychiatry

1:00

Lunch

2:00

Transdisciplinary Research and Impact: Then and Now
Paul Volberding, Moderator, Director, AIDS Research Institute

  • Mike McCune, Professor of Medicine Emeritus
  • Dan Van Gorder, Executive Director, Project Inform
  • Elizabeth Fair, Associate Professor of Medicine and Program Director, PhD in Global Health Sciences Program
  • Eric Goosby, UN Special Envoy for Tuberculosis
  • Carina Marquez, Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Payam Nahid, Professor of Medicine

4:00

Break

4:15

Wrap up
Sir Richard Feachem, Director, Global Health Group

4:30

Reception

See more details about the symposium here.

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