Event Transcripts

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Ready or Not: Medical Countermeasures for Pandemics

Speaker: Steve Davis
Speaker: Richard Hatchett
Presider: Thomas J. Bollyky

Steve Davis, president and CEO of PATH, and Richard Hatchett, acting director of the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) discuss spurring the development and delivery of medical tools to prepare for emerging infectious disease outbreaks as part of the Global Health, Economics, and Development Roundtable Series.

See more in Global; Public Health Threats and Pandemics

Global Hearts: Confronting the Cardiovascular Disease Crisis

Speaker: John Boyce
Speaker: Thomas R. Frieden
Speaker: Paulyn Rosell-Ubial
Introductory Remarks: Michael R. Bloomberg
Introductory Remarks: Margaret Chan
Presider: Richard E. Besser

Experts discuss the growing crisis of noncommunicable diseases, specifically cardiovascular diseases, and the initiatives by the World Health Organization and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in countering these threats globally.

See more in Global; Diseases, Noncommunicable