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Saturday, March 20th

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Opening Keynote: Reimagining Global Health: Elevating Diverse Voices

Ms. Crystal Lander: Executive Director, Pathfinder International

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

3-on-1 Interview: Global Health in a Post-Pandemic World:


Dr. Mark Dybul: Co-Director, Center for Global Health and Impact at Georgetown University

Charlie Petty: Principle, Adjuvant Capital

Tiaji Salaam-Blyther: Specialist in Global Health, Congressional Research Service

12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

2 on 1 Interview with Ruth Atherton

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Poster Session with Sigma Xi

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Research Talks:

Equity and Innovation through the Pandemic

Phyllis Arthur: Vice President, BIO

 mRNA Technologies: Implications for Global Health

Drew Weissman: Immunologist, University of Pennsylvania

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM


Innovating in Global Health: Lessons from the Frontlines

Emily Young: Executive Director, The Okoa Project

Health Literacy: Unravelling Health Information for the Public

Lindsay Rosenfeld: Epidemiologist, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Sunday, March 21st

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Cancelled - Opening Keynote: Past, Present, and Future of Racial Disparities in Health

Dr. Cassandra Pierre: Director of Public Health Program, Boston Medical Center

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

3-on-1 Interview: COVID-19 and the Legacy of Colonialism in Global Health


Dr. Eugene Richardson: Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School

Dr. Abraar Karan: Physician, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Dr. Tammam Adoulat: Senior Strategic Advisor, Médecins Sans Frontières

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Lunch Break and Fundraiser: TBA

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Research Talks:

Equity and Innovation through the Pandemic

Dr. Magdalena Szaflarski: Associate Professor, University of Alabama

 Racism and Reproductive Justice

Kimberly Mutcherson: Co-Dean and Professor, Rutgers Law School

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM


Effects of Institutionalized Discrimination on Health Outcomes


Mavis Nimoh: Executive Director, Center for Health and Justice Transformation

Dr. Bram Wispelwey: Chief Strategist, Health for Palestine

Model U.N./WHA: Ensuring Equitable Access to Medicines and Vaccines

M.U.N. Northeastern


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Medical Director of Public Health Programs and the Associate Hospital Epidemiologist at Boston Medical Center 

Dr. Cassandra Pierre

Keynote Addresses


Executive Director of

Global Affairs

Crystal Lander

Day 1 Panelists: Global Health in a Post-Pandemic World


Dr. Mark Dybul

Former executive director of The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria


Tiaji Salaam-Blyther

Specialist in Global Health, Congressional Research Services


Charlie Petty

Co-Founder & Principal, Adjuvant Capital

Day 2 Panelists: Legacy of Colonialism in Global Health

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Dr. Tammam Adoulat

Deputy Medical Director of MSF Switzerland


Dr. Abraar Karan

American Global Health Physician and Writer, Brigham and Women's Hospital & Harvard Medical School

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Ms. Nancy Breton, MPH

Ph.D. Student at the London School of Economics and Political Science

Research Talks


Phyllis Arthur

Vice President, Infectious Diseases and Diagnostics Policy, Biotechnology Innovation Organization


Dr. Drew Weissman

Professor of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania's Perelman School of Medicine


Dr. Magdalena Szaflarski

Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham

Kimberly Mutcherson

Co-Dean and Professor of Law at Rutgers University

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