Navigating the COVID-19 pandemic and its aftermath has been one of the biggest challenges of our time. This global crisis has demonstrated that issues of public health are deeply intertwined with those of business operations and that addressing issues of worker health, building health, and more have become imperatives for the business community. The Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Leadership Circle offers a confidential space for business leaders to engage with public health experts around the most pressing issues facing businesses in this new paradigm. Each month, business leaders from across industries and sectors will have the opportunity to discuss with experts a range of salient topics in business and health and ask questions particular to their own companies’ challenges in these areas.
We believe that the world is entering a new “health first era”—a time defined by shifting expectations and demands around health equity and health promotion. This new future is being determined by the decisions we make today. And we—the public health and business communities—have the opportunity, and the responsibility, to shape it togethe