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January 2017

Pandemic Preparedness for the Next Administration (this event has passed)

Tuesday, January 01 2017 @ 8:30 am - 1:00 pm
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The Harvard Global Health Institute, in collaboration with Georgetown University and Health Affairs, will hold an event on January 10, 2017 focusing on priorities for the next U.S. presidential administration and potential agenda items for pandemic preparedness.

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September 2017

Pandemic Preparedness – Improving Science, Technology, & Access Seminar Series: Ethan Settembre, Seqirus

Tuesday, September 09 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Seqirus is the 2nd largest influenza vaccine company in the world with a rich heritage in influenza dating back to the Spanish flu pandemic (through its parent company CSL). With manufacturing plants in the US, UK, Germany and Australia, it is a transcontinental partner in pandemic preparedness and a major contributor to the prevention and control of influenza globally. Seqirus recently announced innovations in cell-based influenza vaccine development at commercial scale using a candidate vaccine virus (CVV) that has been isolated and…

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October 2017

Pandemic Preparedness – Improving Science, Technology, & Access Seminar Series: Col. Matthew Hepburn

Tuesday, October 10 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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Col. Hepburn is Program Manager of the Biological Technologies office at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). DARPA is an agency of the U.S. Department of Defense responsible for making investments in emerging technologies for national security. The Biological Technologies Office (BTO) focuses on leveraging advances in engineering and information sciences to develop biotechnology for technological advantage. BTO also has a mandate to address pandemic preparedness. He will be delivering a talk regarding "DARPA's Role in Pandemic Preparedness."

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November 2017

Pandemic Preparedness – Improving Science, Technology, & Access Seminar Series: Kendall Hoyt, Dartmouth

Tuesday, November 11 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Kendall Hoyt is an Assistant Professor at Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine and a lecturer at the Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth College where she teaches courses on technology and biosecurity. She serves on the National Academy of Sciences Committee on the Department of Defense’s Programs to Counter Biological Threats and on the advisory board of the Vaccine and Immunotherapy Center at Massachusetts General Hospital. For the 2015-16 academic year, she is a Visiting Researcher at the Centre for…

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December 2017

Pandemic Preparedness – Improving Science, Technology, & Access Seminar Series: Marc Lipsitch, HSPH

Friday, December 12 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Marc Lipsitch (DPhil) is a Professor of Epidemiology at the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health and also the director of the Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics. He will be presenting "Preparing to test vaccines in infectious disease emergencies: Science, Ethics and Policy."

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May 2018

One Health Seminar with Don Goldmann

Tuesday, May 05 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Please join us to hear Dr. Donald Goldmann (MD) present "The Slow Death of the Antibiotic Commons." Dr. Goldmann is the Chief Medical and Scientific Officer at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement and also a Professor at both Harvard Medical School and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

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September 2018

Outbreak Week

Monday, September 09 2018 - Friday, September 09 2018
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October 2018

20th Century Plague: The Spanish Flu of 1918 and How it Changed the World

Thursday, October 10 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Join us for a discussion with Laura Spinney, a science journalist and author of Pale Rider, moderated by Jonathan Quick, author of The End of Epidemics about the inevitability of epidemics, our propensity to forgot them once they have passed, and our attitude to pandemic preparedness looking to the future - with the Spanish flu as a key example. Laura Spinney is an author and science journalist. Jonathan Quick is Senior Fellow Emeritus at MSH, where he previously served as…

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December 2018

Outbreak: Epidemics in a Connected World Exhibition Launch in Mumbai

Wednesday, December 12 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Please join us in celebrating the launch of the Outbreak: Epidemics in a Connected World exhibition at the Nehru Science Centre in Mumbai.  Featured speakers include: Dean Michelle Williams, Dean of the Faculty, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health; Angelopoulos Professor in Public Health and International Development, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Harvard Kennedy Schoo Dr. Ashish K. Jha, Dean for Global Strategy & K.T. Li Professor of Global Health, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public…

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May 2020

COVID-19: Health Needs and the Role of Technology in Low Resource Settings (this event has passed)

Thursday, May 05 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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By bringing together key international and national policymakers, this webinar will highlight the most pressing health needs in the COVID-19 response in low resource settings; the technological solutions that could address them and strategy needed to reap the benefits.

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Data Mining Large Internet Networks to Predict COVID-19 Hotspots (this event has passed)

Tuesday, May 05 2020 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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By bringing together experts in artificial intelligence and health, this webinar will explore ways that data mining of Internet-based networks can be leveraged to predict COVID-19 hotspots; how we can overcome structural and political barriers to timely reporting and dissemination; and what partnerships are needed to reap the benefits of these tools globally.

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‘New’ AI solutions in the COVID-19 response: Getting an idea off the ground during a pandemic

Thursday, May 05 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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This webinar will bring together innovators from low and middle income countries who are creating AI solutions that specifically address COVID-related challenges. Entrepreneurs will discuss how they transitioned creative ideas to tangible output; highlight the ways the innovation ecosystem has changed in the midst of the pandemic; and reflect on why local ideas can sometimes be the most impactful ones.

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