Program Overview

Saturday, May 2nd, 2020

Time Activity

Welcome and Introductions

Thomas J. Coates, PhD, Distinguished Research Professor of Medicine
Director University of California Global Health Institute


Honoring Dr. Haile Debas, Founding Director, UC Global Health Institute

Craig Cohen, MD, MPH, Professor, OB/Gyn and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco


Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of UC Global Health Institute

Patricia A. Conrad, DVM, PhD, Distinguished Professor and Associate Dean for Global Health School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis


COVID-19:  Blueprint for Hope

Jonna Mazet, DVM, PhD, Professor of Veterinary Medicine and Director, One Health Institute, University of California, Davis


COVID-19:  Mapping and Addressing Gender and Socioeconomic Disparities

Ndola Prata, MD, MSc, Fred H. Bixby Endowed Chair in Population and Family Planning, University of California, Berkeley


COVID-19: Updates from Africa, India, and South America​

Kenya:  Elizabeth Bukusi, MBChB, MD, MPH, PhD
Chief Research Officer, Kenya Medical Research Institute
Joint Appointments:  University of Washington

India:  Ramanan Laxminarayan, PhD
Director, Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics and Policy
Affiliate Professor, University of Washington

Peru:  Andres Lescano, PhD
Professor de Salud Publica, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia
Joint Appointments:  John Hopkins University, Tulane University, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

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