Webinars

Webinar #8: Summer of COVID-19 — Mitigating Direct and Indirect Impacts in the Coming Months

Nicole Lurie  Kent Smetters Ateev Mehrotra Craig Fugate Linda Degutis

  • Nicole Lurie, MD, MSPH, (Moderator), Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Initiatives consultant, former Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response
  • Kent Smetters, PhD, Boettner Chair Professor at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School, Faculty Research Fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research, and Faculty Director of the Penn Wharton Budget Model
  • Ateev Mehrotra, MD, MPH, Associate Professor, Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School; Physician, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Craig Fugate, former administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Administration and former director of the Florida Emergency Management Division
  • Linda DeGutis, DrPH, MSN, Adjunct Professor, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Lecturer, Yale School of Medicine

Webinar #7: Toward the 'New Normal' — Protecting Public Health as America Reopens

Scott Gottlieb  Heidi Larson David Michaels Mary Bassett Christopher Murray

  • Scott Gottlieb, MD, (Moderator) — Former FDA Commissioner 
  • Heidi Larson, PhD, MA — Professor of Anthropology, Risk and Decision Science, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
  • David Michaels, PhD, MPH — Professor, Environmental and Occupational Health, George Washington University
  • Mary Bassett, MD — François-Xavier Bagnoud Professor of the Practice of Health and Human Rights, Director of the François-Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard T.C. Chan School of Public Health
  • Christopher J. L. Murray, MD, DPhil — Professor, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation; Director and Chair, Department of Health Metrics Sciences, University of Washington

Webinar #6: COVID-19 and Health Equity — Exploring Disparities and Long-Term Health Impacts

Debra Perez Sandra Quinn Jeanette Kowalik Umair Shah

  • Debra Pérez, PhD, (Moderator) — Senior Vice President, Organizational Culture, Inclusion & Equity, Simmons University
  • Sandra Quinn, PhD — Senior Associate Director, Maryland Center for Health Equity
  • Jeanette Kowalik, PhD, MPH — Milwaukee Commissioner of Health
  • Umair Shah, MD, MPH — Executive Director, Harris County Public Health

Webinar #5: COVID-19 Testing: Possibilities, Challenges and Ensuring Equity

David Relman Ashish Jha Jill Taylor Georges Benjamin

  • David Relman, MD (Moderator) — Thomas C. and Joan M. Merigan Professor and Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University
  • Ashish Jha, MD, MPH, Director Harvard Global Health Institute, and K. T. Li Professor of Global Health, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health
  • Jill Taylor, PhD, Director, Wadsworth Center, New York State Public Health Department
  • Georges C. Benjamin, MD — Executive Director, American Public Health Association

Webinar #4: Crisis Standards of Care During COVID-19

Larry Gostin John Hick Rebekah Gee Jeffrey Kahn 

  • Lawrence (Larry) O Gostin, JD (Moderator) — Director, O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, Georgetown University
  • John L. Hick, MD — Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of Minnesota; Faculty Emergency Physician, Hennepin Healthcare
  • Rebekah E. Gee, MD — CEO, LSU Health Care Services Division
  • Jeffrey Kahn, PhD, MPH, Adreas C. Dracopoulos Director and Robert Henry Levi and Ryda Hecht Levi Professor of Bioethics and Public Policy, Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics

Webinar #3: Emerging Evidence on Spread and Treatment

Peggy Hamburg John-Martin Lowe Arturo Casedevall Alta Charo 

  • Margaret "Peggy" Hamburg, MD (Moderator) — Foreign Secretary, National Academy of Medicine; former FDA commissioner
  • Arturo Casadevall, MD, PhD — Chair, Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
  • John-Martin Lowe, PhD — Assistant Vice Chancellor for Interprofessional Health Security Training and Education and Associate Professor of Environmental, Agricultural, and Occupational Health, University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • R. Alta Charo, JD — Warren P. Knowles Professor of Law and Bioethics, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Webinar #2: The Science of Social Distancing, Part 2

Sharon Inouye Anne Schuchat  Jason Karlawish Sandro Galea Jennifer Nuzzo 

  • Sharon Inouye, MD, MPH (Moderator) — Professor of Medicine, Harvard University Medical School
  • Anne Schuchat, MD — Principal Deputy Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Sandro Galea, MD, MPH, DrPH — Dean and Robert A. Knox Professor, Boston University School of Public Health
  • Jason Karlawish, MD — Professor of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
  • Jennifer Nuzzo, DrPH, SM — Senior Scholar, Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security

Webinar #1: The Science of Social Distancing, Part 1

Nancy Messonier Howard Markel Marc Lipsitch Mitch Stripling  

  • Nancy Messonnier, MD — Director, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Howard Markel, MD, PhD — George E. Wantz Distinguished Professor of the History of Medicine and Director of the Center for the History of Medicine, University of Michigan
  • Marc Lipsitch, DPhil — Director, Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health
  • Mitch Stripling — National Director, Emergency Preparedness and Response, Planned Parenthood Federation of America and former assistant commissioner of Agency Preparedness and Response for New York City