Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, 60th Mayor of the City of Atlanta

Voices in Leadership During Crises: Mayor Keisha Bottoms Live webcast was streamed on our Facebook and on Voices in Leadership website on Monday, November 9, 2020, 12:00 – 12:45 PM ET. Moderator: Mary Bassett Director of the François-Xavier Bagnoud (FXB) Center for Health and Human Rights at Harvard FXB Professor of the Practice of Health and Human Rights at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Keisha Lance Bottoms is the 60th Mayor of Atlanta. A daughter of Atlanta, Mayor Bottoms … Continue reading “Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, 60th Mayor of the City of Atlanta”

Stephanie Ferguson, Facilitator for the World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Council of Nurses (ICN)

Read the reflection article by Harika Dasari Voices in Leadership During Crises: Stephanie Ferguson Thursday, April 30, 2o2o. Dr. Ferguson is a global healthcare consultant with more than 35 years of experience designing, implementing and evaluating health-related strategic plans and programs. As founder of Stephanie L. Ferguson & Associates, LLC, she has worked in 100+ nations as a technical advisor, consultant and facilitator for theWorld Health Organization (WHO) and the International Council of Nurses (ICN). For WHO, she develops initiatives to … Continue reading “Stephanie Ferguson, Facilitator for the World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Council of Nurses (ICN)”

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”

Stephanie Ferguson, Founder, CEO and President of Stephanie L. Ferguson & Associates, LLC

Read the reflection article by Anshu Shroff Harnessing the Power of Nursing to Build a Healthier World: A Conversation with Stephanie Ferguson Dr. Ferguson is a global healthcare consultant with more than 35 years of experience designing, implementing and evaluating health-related strategic plans and programs. As founder of Stephanie L. Ferguson & Associates, LLC, she has worked in 100+ nations as a technical advisor, consultant and facilitator for theWorld Health Organization (WHO) and the International Council of Nurses (ICN). For WHO, … Continue reading “Stephanie Ferguson, Founder, CEO and President of Stephanie L. Ferguson & Associates, LLC”

Wendy R. Sherman, Ambassador and Counselor of the Department of State

Leadership in Our Times: A Conversation with Ambassador Wendy R. Sherman Wendy R. Sherman is a professor of the practice of public leadership and director of the Center for Public Leadership at the Harvard Kennedy School. In addition, she is a Senior Fellow at the School’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs. Ambassador Sherman is Senior Counselor at Albright Stonebridge Group and former Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs. She serves on the boards of the International Crisis Group … Continue reading “Wendy R. Sherman, Ambassador and Counselor of the Department of State”

Donna Shalala, former President of the Clinton Foundation

[soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/356236298″ params=”color=#ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&show_teaser=true” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] Read a reflection article by Lamees El-Sadek. Universal Healthcare: An Idea Whose Time Has Come? Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017 Donna E. Shalala is Trustee Professor of Political Science and Health Policy at the University of Miami. She served as President of the Clinton Foundation from June 2015 to March 2017; President of the University of Miami from 2001 to 2015; President of Hunter College of the City University of New York from 1980 … Continue reading “Donna Shalala, former President of the Clinton Foundation”

Gina McCarthy, former administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, Menschel Senior Fellow at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

[soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/320347217″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] Read a reflection article by Writing Fellow Phillip Murray. Watch her previous Voices in Leadership talk from February 2016 here.  Public Health, Science and Leadership Wednesday, April 26, 2017 Gina McCarthy was appointed by President Obama in 2009 as assistant administrator for the Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Air and Radiation, and was subsequently named EPA administrator in 2013. A longtime public servant and progressive leader, she previously served as commissioner of the Connecticut Department of … Continue reading “Gina McCarthy, former administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, Menschel Senior Fellow at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health”

Kelly Ayotte, Former United States Senator from New Hampshire

[soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/328873532″ params=”color=#ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] Read the reflection article by Writing Fellow Chloe Slocum. The Opioid Epidemic and Bipartisanship: A Conversation with Senator Kelly Ayotte Thursday, April 13, 2017 Senator Kelly Ayotte served as a United States Senator from New Hampshire from 2011 to 2017. A member of the Republican Party, she was the second-youngest of the 20 female senators, and the twelfth-youngest overall.

Elizabeth Nabel, President of Brigham Health and Chief Health and Medical Adviser to the National Football League

[soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/308234953″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] Read the reflection article by Writing Fellow Chloe Slocum. Leadership in Academic Medicine Wednesday, February 15, 2017 Elizabeth Nabel has served as president of Brigham Health—comprised of Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital, and Brigham and Women’s Physician Organization—since 2010. A distinguished biomedical researcher and professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, Nabel brings a unique perspective to health care based on her experience as a physician, research scientist, academic medicine … Continue reading “Elizabeth Nabel, President of Brigham Health and Chief Health and Medical Adviser to the National Football League”

Baroness Tessa Jowell, Former Member of British Parliament, Richard L. and Ronay A. Menschel Senior Leadership Fellow

[soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/302362925″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] Read the reflection article by Writing Fellow Chloe Slocum. Public Health Leadership: Why Do We Know So Much and Do So Little Friday, December 2, 2016 Baroness Tessa Jowell served as a Member of British Parliament from 1992-2015. Throughout these years, she held several positions in government, such as Minister of State for Public Health (1997-1999), Minister of State for Employment, Welfare to Work and Equal Opportunities (1999-2001), and Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport and … Continue reading “Baroness Tessa Jowell, Former Member of British Parliament, Richard L. and Ronay A. Menschel Senior Leadership Fellow”