CORE Group Global Health Practitioner Conference: Live broadcast

7 May, 2019

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View full descriptions of these sessions on the conference website.

Tuesday, May 7

OPENING & KEYNOTE | 9:00am – 10:30am ET

Welcome: Lisa M. Hilmi, CORE Group Executive Director

Keynote: Sasha Fisher, Co-Founder and Executive Director, Spark MicroGrants

Wednesday, May 8

INNOVATION SPEAKER | 9:00am – 10:00am ET

Dr. Mario Merialdi, Senior Director, Global Health, Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD)

PLENARY | 10:30am – 12:00pm ET

Playing in the Sandbox for Maximum Impact: Defining Collaboration Across Corporations, Governments, Private Sector, and Implementers

PRESENTERS: Tara Hogan Charles, The Procter & Gamble Company; Scott Higgins, Merck for Mothers; Myroslava Tataryn, Wellspring Philanthropic Fund; Rob Tashima, VilCap Innovations

MODERATOR: Janine Schooley, Project Concern International

Thursday, May 9

PLENARY | 9:00am – 9:30am ET

Dory Storms Award Presentation to Mary DeCoster, 2019 Recipient

PLENARY & CLOSING | 2:00pm – 4:00pm ET

The Power of the Private Sector at the Community Level: Partnerships and Innovation to Achieve Universal Access to Care

PRESENTERS: Sam Gwer, Afya Research Africa; Malcolm Riley III, Innovation in Healthcare at Duke University; Whitney Adams, CARE; USAID Center for Innovation and Impact, Bureau for Global Health

MODERATOR: Caroline Quijada, SHOPS Plus Project, Abt Associates

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