Helen Clark, Prime Minister of New Zealand from 1999 to 2008

  Moderator: Mary Bassett Francois-Xavier Bagnoud Professor of the Practice of Health and Human Rights Speaker: Helen Clark Helen Clark is a respected global leader on sustainable development, gender equality and international co-operation. She served three successive terms as Prime Minister of New Zealand between 1999 and 2008. While in government, she led policy debate on a wide range of economic, social, environmental and cultural issues, including sustainability and climate change. She then became the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) … Continue reading “Helen Clark, Prime Minister of New Zealand from 1999 to 2008”

Leana S. Wen, MD, MSc. former President/CEO of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America

Read the reflection article by Simone Wahnschafft Improving the Public’s Health: A Conversation about Leadership with Dr. Leana Wen Tuesday, January 14, 2020. Dr. Leana Wen is an emergency physician, public health leader, and a passionate advocate for patient-centered healthcare reform. The author of the critically-acclaimed book, When Doctors Don’t Listen, her TED talk on transparency in medicine has been viewed over 2 million times. In 2019, Dr. Wen was named one of TIME magazine’s 100 Most Influential People. Currently … Continue reading “Leana S. Wen, MD, MSc. former President/CEO of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America”

Joanne Kenen, Executive Editor, Health Care at Politico and Margaret Talev, Senior White House Correspondent for Bloomberg

[soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/530946174″ params=”color=#ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&show_teaser=true&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”300″ iframe=”true” /] Read the reflection article by Writing Fellow Kee Park. The Media, The White House, and Health Care Tuesday, November 13, 2018 Joanne Kenen, Executive Editor, Health Care at POLITICO,  is a veteran Washington reporter who has covered all aspects of health policy and politics. At POLITICO since 2011, she’s expanded the health policy reporting team, led public policy forums and recently helped design a year-long multimedia magazine series on public health and the … Continue reading “Joanne Kenen, Executive Editor, Health Care at Politico and Margaret Talev, Senior White House Correspondent for Bloomberg”