Vital Strategies convened leading experts for a discussion focused on epidemic preparedness. Speakers shared their experiences responding to past outbreaks, lessons learned from today’s COVID-19 pandemic, and insight on how to prepare the world for the next pandemic.
Opening Remarks from Dr. Tom Frieden, President and CEO, Resolve to Save Lives, an initiative of Vital Strategies.
Experts from the Prevent Epidemics Team at Resolve to Save Lives, an initiative of Vital Strategies:
Amanda McClelland: Senior Vice President
Dr. Christopher Lee: Epidemiologist and Senior Technical Advisor
Dr. Emmanuel Agogo: Nigeria Country Representative
and Dr. Immaculate Nabukenya, Senior Project Manager, Global Health Security Program, Infectious Diseases Institute
Moderated by Sarah Goodyear, journalist and podcaster
A Recipe for Health: The Urgent Need for Food Policy
Vietnam – Tobacco Control – Family Impact of Smoking
Vietnam – Tobacco Control – Father and Daughter
Bangladesh – Tobacco Control – They Win, We Lose
Bangladesh – Tobacco Control – TAPS Ban & Sales to and by Minors
Bangladesh – Tobacco Control – Smokeless Tobacco
Bangladesh – Tobacco Control – Smoke-free Public Places
Ukraine – Tobacco Control – Plain Packaging
Georgia – Tobacco Control – What Damage Will This Cigarette Do?
Hope Meets Reality: E-Cigarettes, a Public Health Harm or Harm Reduction?