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POSTPONED – John Nkengasong: Advancing global health security, from Africa CDC to PEPFAR

November 9th @ 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm

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This event is being postponed. We will provide a new date when available.

Ambassador Dr. John Nkengasong served as the first director of the Africa Centres for Disease Control and a special envoy for the World Health Organization on COVID-19 preparedness. Now, he’s leading PEPFAR, the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief, which has saved tens of millions of lives over the past two decades. Ambassador Nkengasong will share lessons learned from decades of leading the fight against infectious disease in this conversation with Phyllis Kanki, the Mary Lasker Professor of Health Sciences at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.


Michelle Williams, Dean of the Faculty, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health


Phyllis Kanki,  Professor of Health Sciences, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health  


Ambassador Dr. John Nkengasong, U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator and Special Representative for Health Diplomacy, U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) 


Date: November 9th
Time: 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm
Calendars: Public Events, School-wide Events


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Virtual In Person