Webinars

Webinar #11: Reopening Colleges and Universities During COVID-19 — Keeping Students and Communities Healthy

Crystal Watson Robert Robbins Aminta Breaux Julio Frenk Eloy Ortiz Oakley

  • Crystal Watson, DrPH, MPH (Moderator) — Senior Scholar, Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security, Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental Health and Engineering, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
  • Robert Robbins, MD — President, University of Arizona
  • Aminta Breaux, PhD — President, Bowie State University
  • Julio Frenk, MD, PhD — President, University of Miami
  • Eloy Ortiz Oakley, MBA — Chancellor, California Community Colleges

Webinar #10: Learning to Treat COVID-19 — Clinical Trials and Developing Therapeutics During a Pandemic

Carlos del Rio Judith Currier Rajesh Gandhi Myron Cohen

  • Carlos del Rio, MD (Moderator) — Distinguished Professor of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine; Professor of Global Health and Epidemiology, Emory Rollins School of Public Health; Executive Associate Dean, Emory at Grady; Co-Director, Emory Center for AIDS Research
  • Judith Currier, MD — Professor of Medicine, UCLA Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine Division Chief, Infectious Diseases Associate Director, UCLA Clinical AIDS Research and Education (CARE) Center
  • Rajesh Gandhi, MD — Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Director of HIV Clinical Services and Education, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Myron Cohen, MD — University of North Carolina Yeargan-Bate Distinguished Professor of Medicine, Microbiology and Immunology, and Epidemiology, and Director of the UNC Institute for Global Health & Infectious Diseases

Webinar #9: The Road to Immunity During COVID-19 —  Developing and Distributing a Vaccine

 Paul Offit Kathleen Neuzil Richard Hatchett Seth Berkley

  • Paul A. Offit, MD (Moderator) — Director, Vaccine Education Center and attending physician, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • John R. Mascola, MD — Director, Dale and Betty Bumpers Vaccine Research Center, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
  • Kathleen M. Neuzil, MD, MPH, FIDSA — Myron M. Levine, MD Professor in Vaccinology and Director, Center for Vaccine Development and Global Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine
  • Richard J. Hatchett, MD — Chief Executive Officer, Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations
  • Seth Berkley, MD — Chief Executive Officer, Gavi, The Vaccine Alliance

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