The 2013 Centennial Leadership Summit features an outstanding lineup of top faculty speakers and renowned leaders in the field of public health. You will be treated to global perspectives on the most critical threats facing the world’s health today, learn about the School’s ambitious agenda and new strategies for tackling these threats, and sit down with leading thinkers for small group sessions to explore these issues in depth.
Friday, October 25, 2013
Harvard School of Public Health Kresge Building
|10:00 – 10:45 a.m.||Second Century of HSPH
Dean Julio Frenk, MD, PhD, MPH, Dean of the Faculty, HSPH; T & G Angelopoulos Professor of Public Health and International Development, Harvard Kennedy School of Government and HSPH.
|11:00 – 11:45 a.m.||Small Group Discussions – Session I
(6 sessions running simultaneously)
Old and New Pandemics
Poverty and Humanitarian Crises
Harmful Physical and Social Environments
Failing Health Systems
Teaching and Learning to Change the World
Innovation and Industry
|12:00 – 12:45 p.m.||Lunch & Volunteer Leadership Award Presentation|
|1:00 – 1:45 p.m.||Small Group Discussions – Session II
(Same sessions as Small Group Discussions I)
|2:00 – 3:00 p.m.||Leadership for a Healthier World: Insights from the Front Lines of Global Health
An interactive discussion with ministerial-level leaders from the US and abroad about the future of the field of public health. Panelists will share their insights about the public health issues of our time and the transformative role educational institutions, especially HSPH, will have in preparing the next generation of health leaders.
Moderator: Harvey V. Fineberg, AB ’67, MD ’71, MPP ’72, PhD ’80
President, Institute of Medicine
Dr. Gro Harlem Brundtland, MPH ’65
Former Prime Minister of Norway and former Director-General of WHO; Deputy Chair of The Elders
Dr. Suraya Dalil, MPH ’05
Minister of Public Health of Afghanistan
Dr. Howard K. Koh
United States Assistant Secretary for Health for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Dr. Kelechi Ohiri, MPH ’02, SM ’03
Senior Adviser, Federal Ministry of Health, Nigeria
Dr. Pradit Sintavanarong, MPH ’89
Minister of Public Health of Thailand
|3:00 – 4:00 p.m.||HSPH Community Centennial Celebration|
*Please note that all events may be audio or video recorded and photographed.