Social Innovation Summit

Margaret ArbogastEvent

Business Innovation Meets Social Transformation The Social Innovation Summit is an annual event taking place in Chicago, that represents a global convening of black swans and wayward thinkers. Where most bring together luminaries to explore the next big idea, we bring together those hungry not just to talk about the next big thing, but to build it. http://www.socinnovation.com/ehome/index.php?eventid=213468& 

Margaret ArbogastSocial Innovation Summit

Takeaways | Private Sector Opportunities to Support Maternal Health in Humanitarian and Fragile Settings

Nisa PatelArticle, Blog

December 15, 2016 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM ET GBCHealth, in partnership with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), hosted a discussion on how private sector expertise, networks and resources can support continued access to maternal health care and services in emergency settings. Highlighting the Safe Birth Even Here campaign, UNFPA’s program to support pregnant women and children living in … Read More

Nisa PatelTakeaways | Private Sector Opportunities to Support Maternal Health in Humanitarian and Fragile Settings

World Pneumonia Day

Nisa PatelEvent

World Pneumonia Day, marked each year on November 12, presents an opportunity to focus on child health challenges around the world. The goal is to raise awareness about pneumonia, promote prevention and treatment, and generate action to fight the illness by bringing together donors, policymakers, health care professionals and the general public. Despite dramatic improvements in child health in the … Read More

Nisa PatelWorld Pneumonia Day

47th Union World Conference on Lung Health

Nisa PatelEvent

The 2016 conference theme is “Confronting Resistance: Fundamentals to Innovations”, which encompasses a number of critical areas for discussion ranging from the growing problem of resistance to existing TB drugs to the challenge presented by the powerful tobacco industry’s resistance to efforts to control tobacco use. Most broadly, the theme is also the next natural step after 2015’s “New Agenda” – … Read More

Nisa Patel47th Union World Conference on Lung Health

#GBCtalksAMR with His Excellency Juan José Gómez Camacho, Permanent Representative of Mexico to the United Nations

Nisa PatelArticle, Blog, News

Ambassador Juan José Gómez Camacho Permanent Representative of Mexico to the United Nations With the release in May of the final report and recommendations of the Review on Antimicrobial Resistance, GBCHealth has convened a group of global leaders to discuss the potential impact of AMR and their priorities for immediate action. The #GBCtalksAMR series, which will be published over the … Read More

Nisa Patel#GBCtalksAMR with His Excellency Juan José Gómez Camacho, Permanent Representative of Mexico to the United Nations

#GBCtalksAMR with Rohit Malpani, Director of Policy and Analysis at Médecins Sans Frontières

Nisa PatelArticle, Blog, News

Mr. Rohit Malpani Director of Policy and Analysis Médecins Sans Frontières With the release in May of the final report and recommendations of the Review on Antimicrobial Resistance, GBCHealth has convened a group of global leaders to discuss the potential impact of AMR and their priorities for immediate action. The #GBCtalksAMR series, which will be published over the next three … Read More

Nisa Patel#GBCtalksAMR with Rohit Malpani, Director of Policy and Analysis at Médecins Sans Frontières

#GBCtalksAMR with Dr. Monique Eloit, Director-General at the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE)

Nisa PatelArticle, Blog, News

Dr. Monique Eloit Director-General World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) With the release in May of the final report and recommendations of the Review on Antimicrobial Resistance, GBCHealth has convened a group of global leaders to discuss the potential impact of AMR and their priorities for immediate action. The #GBCtalksAMR series, which will be published over the next three weeks is … Read More

Nisa Patel#GBCtalksAMR with Dr. Monique Eloit, Director-General at the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE)

#GBCtalksAMR with Maria Helena Semedo, Deputy Director-General at the Food and Agriculture Organization

Nisa PatelArticle, Blog, News

Ms. Maria Helena Semedo Deputy Director-General, Coordinator Natural Resources, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations With the release in May of the final report and recommendations of the Review on Antimicrobial Resistance, GBCHealth has convened a group of global leaders to discuss the potential impact of AMR and their priorities for immediate action. The #GBCtalksAMR series, which will be … Read More

Nisa Patel#GBCtalksAMR with Maria Helena Semedo, Deputy Director-General at the Food and Agriculture Organization

#GBCtalksAMR with David Barash, Executive Director, Global Health Portfolio & Chief Medical Officer at GE Foundation

Nisa PatelArticle, Blog, News

Dr. David M. Barash Executive Director, Global Health Portfolio & Chief Medical Officer, GE Foundation With the release in May of the final report and recommendations of the Review on Antimicrobial Resistance, GBCHealth has convened a group of global leaders to discuss the potential impact of AMR and their priorities for immediate action. The #GBCtalksAMR series, which will be published … Read More

Nisa Patel#GBCtalksAMR with David Barash, Executive Director, Global Health Portfolio & Chief Medical Officer at GE Foundation

Advancing Early Childhood Development: From Science to Scale

Nisa PatelEvent

The first few years of a child’s life are a critical time for physical, mental and emotional development. While poverty, nutritional deficiencies, high stress environments and low quality resources all affect the ability of a child’s brain to develop, there are low-cost services and interventions to combat these adversities and help children reach their full potential. The Lancet‘s new series, … Read More

Nisa PatelAdvancing Early Childhood Development: From Science to Scale