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[liberationtech] Fwd: Global Health & Innovation Conference at Yale

Vivek S. vivekdse at
Tue Feb 12 10:42:56 PST 2013

Might be of interest in this community.


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From: Mr. Scott K. Nelson <snelson at>
Date: Tue, Feb 12, 2013 at 9:16 AM
Subject: FYI: Global Health & Innovation Conference at Yale
To: fsi events <fsi_events at>

*From: *"Rachel Turkel" <rturkel at>
*To: *snelson at
*Sent: *Monday, February 11, 2013 8:50:10 AM
*Subject: *Global Health & Innovation Conference at Yale

You and your colleagues may be interested in attending or presenting at the
Global Health & Innovation Conference at Yale.  If you are interested in
presenting, we are currently accepting social enterprise pitch abstracts
for presentation at the conference.  We would also appreciate it if you
could please forward this announcement to others who may be interested in
attending or presenting.  The registration rate increases after February
15. Global Health & Innovation Conference 2013
Presented by Unite For Sight, 10th Annual Conference
Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Saturday, April 13 - Sunday, April 14, 2013

"A Meeting of Minds"--CNN

The Global Health & Innovation Conference is the world's largest global
health conference and social entrepreneurship conference.  This
must-attend, thought-leading conference annually convenes more than 2,200
leaders, changemakers, students, and professionals from all fields of
global health, international development, and social entrepreneurship.
during February to secure the lowest registration

Interested in presenting at the conference? Submit a social enterprise
pitch abstract <> for consideration.
The conference's confirmed speakers to date include: Keynote Addresses

   - *Jeffrey Sachs,* PhD, Director of Earth Institute, Columbia
   University; Quetelet Professor of Sustainable Development, Professor of
   Health Policy and Management, Columbia University; Special Advisor to
   Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon
   - *Sonia Ehrlich Sachs,* MD, MPH, Director of Health, Millennium Village
   Project, Earth Institute, Columbia University
   - *"The Origins of Health: Our Behavior and Our Environment," Al
Sommer,*MD, MHS, Dean Emeritus, Bloomberg School of Public Health, and
   Distinguished Service Professor
   - More speakers to be announced

Design Thinking Speakers

   - *"Strategic Innovation in Complex Challenges," Banny
Banerjee,*Director, Stanford ChangeLabs; Associate Professor, Design
   Mechanical Engineering Department, Stanford University
   - *"The Next Step for Design: Social Entrepreneurship," Jon Kolko,* Vice
   President of Design, MyEdu; Executive Director, Austin Center for Design
   - *"Weapons of Mass Design: Taking Products to Scale," Robert HJ
Miros,*CEO, 3rd Stone Design Inc.

Education Initiatives in Global Health Speakers

   - *"The 'New' World Health: Building a Field Across Disciplines and
   Sectors," Sue Goldie,* Director, Harvard Global Health Institute
   - *"Impacts of Internet-Based Sexual Health Education in Colombia,"
   Marco Gonzalez-Navarro,* Assistant Professor, University of Toronto
   - *"Global Mental Health and the Role of Academic Partnership," David
   Henderson,* Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School;
   Associate Psychiatrist, Massachusetts General Hospital; Medical Director,
   Harvard Program in Refugee Trauma
   - *"Global Health, Education, and Development: Exploring the Critical
   Linkages," Brian Heuser,* Assistant Professor of the Practice of
   International Education Policy, Peabody College, Vanderbilt University;
   Affiliated Faculty, Vanderbilt Institute of Global Health (VIGH)
   - *"Connect. Heal. Empower: The Findings of a Proven School-Based
   Community Model for Public Health in Haiti," Jessica Jean
François,*Country Director, Hope for Haiti
   - *"International Medical Electives: The Critical Importance of
   Listening to Your Host," Christian Kraeker,* MD, FRCPC DTM&H MSc,
   Department of Internal Medicine, McMaster University
   - *"Initiating, Fostering, and Sustaining Biomedical Engineering
   Education in Africa," Muhammad Zaman,* PhD, Associate Professor,
   Departments of Biomedical Engineering and Medicine, Boston University

Environment, Energy, and Agriculture Speakers

   - *"Health in Harmony: Saving Forests, Saving Lives. A Five Year
   Assessment of Project ASRI’s Human and Environmental Health Work in Borneo,
   Indonesia," Christina Fitch,* Secretary, Board of Directors, Health in
   - *"The Relationships Between Human Health and Environmental
   Conservation: Case Studies from Madagascar," Christopher Golden,* PhD,
   MPH, Ziff Environmental Fellow, Harvard University Center for the
   - *"Asset-Based Financing for Smallholder Farmers," Barrett
Prinz,*Director, Global Human Resources and Legal, One Acre Fund
   - *"Sustainable Innovation through Green Chemistry and Engineering,"
   Julie Beth Zimmerman,* PhD, Associate Professor of Green Engineering,
   School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, School of Forestry and
   Environmental Studies; Acting Director, Center for Green Chemistry and
   Green Engineering, Yale University

Film, Photography, Art & Global Health Speakers

   - *"NightWatch: How a Celebrity Campaign is Helping to Knock Out Malaria
   in Cameroon," Hannah Bowen,* Research Manager, Malaria No More
   - *"Using Visual Methods to Investigate Urban Health Disparities,"
   Carolyn Cannuscio,* ScD, Core Investigator, VA Center for Health Equity
   Research and Promotion, Philadelphia VA Medical Center; Assistant
   Professor, Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania
   Perelman School of Medicine
   - *"Patient Empowerment: How the Visually Impaired Can Become Better
   Advocates for Themselves...And for Their Service Providers," Joseph Lovett,
   * Producer/Director, Going Blind
   - *"Designing Social Change Programs: Lessons from the Field," Bob
   McKinnon,* President GALEWiLL Design; Director, the GALEWiLL Center for
   Opportunity & Progress

Healthcare Delivery Models and Impact Measurement

   - *"Improving the Performance of Nurses in Egypt: Leadership and
   Management Capacity Building Improves Health Services and Outcomes," Abdo
   Hassan Al Swasy,* Consultant for Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aswan,
   Egypt; Management Sciences for Health
   - *"Tackling U.S. Health Disparities through Reverse Innovation:
   Community Health Workers Increase Value-Based Care," Heidi
Behforouz,*Medical and Executive Director, Prevention and Access to
Care and Treatment
   (PACT) Project
   - *"Achieving Patient Safety on a Global Scale: The Solutions for
   Patient Safety Case Study," Shelley Bird,* Executive Vice President,
   Public Affairs, Cardinal Health
   - *"The Cuban Health System Today," Peter Bourne,* Senior Research
   Fellow, Green Templeton College, University of Oxford; Chair, Medical
   Education Cooperation with Cuba (MEDICC)
   - *"Middle East 'Doctors With Borders' Ophthalmology Opportunities,"
   Michael Brennan,* Past President, American Academy of Ophthalmology;
   Ophthalmologist, Alamance Eye Center
   - *James Clarke,* MD, Ophthalmologist and Medical Director, Crystal Eye
   Clinic, Ghana; Unite For Sight Ghana Medical Director
   - *"Disruptive Innovation in Healthcare/Wellness for the Base of the
   Pyramid," Al Hammond,* Co-Founder and Chairman of Healthpoint Services;
   Director of Health for All, Ashoka
   - *"Partners In Health at 25: A Generation of Solidarity and
   Partnership," Ali Lutz,* Haiti Special Projects Manager, Partners In
   - *"5 Ways to Empower Health Entrepreneurs: With Mobile, Micro-Finance,
   Merchandise and More," Chuck Slaughter,* President and Founder, Living

Health Policy & Advocacy

   - *"Trading in Global Health: The Politics of Innovation," Tahir
Amin,*Co-Founder and Director of Intellectual Property, I-MAK
   - *"Is There the Courage to Change the Nation’s Diet?" Kelly
Brownell,*Professor of Psychology, Epidemiology and Public Health;
Director, Rudd
   Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University
   - *"Bipartisan Advocacy for Global Health in Difficult Economic Times,"
   Deborah Derrick,* President, Friends of the Global Fight Against AIDS,
   Tuberculosis and Malaria
   - *"Shifting Paradigm: How the BRICS are Reshaping Global Health and
   Development," David Gold,* Principal, Global Health Strategies
   - *"Advancing Global Health and Human Rights in the Post-2015
   Development Agenda," Benjamin Mason Meier,* JD, LLM, PhD, Assistant
   Professor of Global Health Policy, Department of Public Policy, University
   of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
   - *"The Art of the Patient Narrative: Using Narrative to Enhance
   Diagnosis and Transform International Policy," Leana Wen,* MD, MSc,
   Emergency Physician, Brigham and Women’s and Massachusetts General
   Hospitals; Clinical Fellow, Harvard Medical School

Maternal and Child Health Speakers

   - *"Improving Maternal and Child Health: A Look at Community Level
   Interventions that Save Lives," Koki Agarwal,* Director MCHIP, JHPIEGO
   - *"State of the World's Children: A Tragedy in the Making," Jane
   Aronson,* MD, CEO, Founder, Worldwide Orphans Foundation; Clinical
   Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Cornell Weill Medical College and
   Columbia University
   - *"Helping Babies Breathe: Neonatal Care for Resource-Limited
   Settings," Sara Berkelhamer,* Department of Pediatrics, Northwestern
   - *"The Role of Nutritious Products to Combat Stunting as One of the Key
   Long-Term Strategies," Martin Bloem,* Global Coordinator, WFP UNAIDS
   - *"Reducing Pre-Eclampsia Morbidity and Mortality in Low-Resource
   Settings Through the Urine Congo Red Dot (CRD) Test,"**Irina
Buhimschi,*MD, Associate Professor, Yale University School of
Medicine, Department of
   Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science
   - *"Children as Key Participants in Health Promotion," Mary
Carlson,*Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Children’s Hospital,
Harvard Medical
   - *"Collective Efficacy as a Protective Factor in Child Health
   Promotion," Felton James Earls,* Research Professor of Human
   Development, Harvard School of Public Health
   - *"Intimate Partner Violence Against Women: The Forgotten Aspect of
   Gender-Based Violence in Conflict Affected Settings," Jhumka
Gupta,*ScD, Assistant Professor, Global Health Epidemiology, Yale
School of Public
   - *"The Global Toll of Preterm Birth: Strengthening Prevention and Care
   of Prematurity in Low- and Middle-Income Countries," Christopher
Howson,*PhD, March of Dimes Foundation
   - *"The Global Landscape of Cross-border Reproductive Care: Twenty Key
   Findings for the New Millennium," Marcia Inhorn,* MPH, PhD, William K.
   Lanman Jr. Professor of Anthropology and International Affairs; Editor,
   Journal of Middle East Women's Studies, Council on Middle East Studies,
   Yale University
   - *"Clinical and Community Action to Address Postpartum Hemorrhage
   Plus," Ellen Israel,* Senior Technical Advisor for Women’s Health and
   Rights, Pathfinder International
   - *"Factors Influencing Neonatal Mortality in Rural Ghana," Colleen
   Kraft,* MD, FAAP Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Virginia Tech
   Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute; Pediatric Program
   Director, Carilion Clinic-Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
   - *"Safe Babies: Building Agency in a Rural Kenyan Community," James
   Nardella,* Executive Director, Lwala Community Alliance
   - *"Reversing the Trend of Separating Infants and Mothers After Delivery
   at a USA Academic Center and the Impact on Breastfeeding Rates," Maureen
   Padilla,* Administrative Director of Nursing, Women's and Infant's
   Service Line, Ben Taub General Hospital
   - *"Friends of Low-Cost IVF: Empowering Infertile Women Globally,"
   Pasquale Patrizio,* Professor of Obestrics and Gynecology, Yale School
   of Medicine; Director, Yale Fertility Center
   - *"Strengthening Maternal Child Health in Tajikistan by Linking
   Community and Facility-Based Interventions through Community-Managed
   Transport Systems," Ramesh Singh,* Health Program Manager, Mercy Corps
   - *"Eliminating Pediatric AIDS, One Mother at a Time," Robin
Smalley,*Co-Founder/International Director, mothers2mothers

Non-Communicable Diseases Speakers

   - *"Challenges and Strategies for Assessing Mental Health in
   Cross-Cultural Contexts," Judith Bass,* PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor,
   Applied Mental Health Research Group, Department of Mental Health, Johns
   Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
   - *"Let's Close the Billion-Person Treatment Gap for Common Mental
   Disorders: Rethinking Delivery, Knowledge, and Mental Capital," Gary Belkin,
   * MD, PhD, MPH, Associate Professor and Director, Program in Global
   Mental Health, New York University School of Medicine; Senior Director for
   Psychiatric Services, New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation
   - *"Association of Sexual Violence, Human Rights Violations, and Mental
   Health Outcomes in Liberia, Kenya and the Democratic Republic of Congo,"
   Kirsten Johnson,* MD, MPH, Director, Humanitarian Studies Initiative,
   McGill University; Affiliated Faculty, Harvard Humanitarian Initiative,
   Harvard University
   - *"Closing the Cancer Divide: Opportunities for Health System
   Strengthening," Felicia Knaul,* Associate Professor, Harvard Medical
   School; Director, Harvard Global Equity Initiative
   - *"A Novel Simplified Echocardiographic Strategy for Heart Failure
   Diagnosis and Management at District Hospital Level for Sub-Saharan
   Africa," Gene Kwan,* MD, Research Fellow, Division of Global Health
   Equity; Instructor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
   - *"Innovative Partnership for Vision Research Integration: Leveraging
   Existing Health and Development Platforms for the Eye Diseases," Gyan
   “John” Prakash,* PhD, MBA, Associate Director, International Programs,
   National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health
   - *Sarwat Salim,* Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and Director of
   Glaucoma Service, University of Tennessee
   - *"Ensuring Right to Sight by Eliminating Needless Blindness through
   Public Private Community Participation Model," Sarang Samal,* Founder,
   Kalinga Eye Hospital, NYSASDRI, India; Unite For Sight Partner
   - *"What is Health and Why Do We Need to Know? A New Understanding to
   Improve Health Through the Meikirch Model,"**Sarang Samal,* Founder,
   Kalinga Eye Hospital, NYSASDRI, India; Unite For Sight Partner
   - *"Tropical Dermatology: Role in Global Health," Aisha
Sethi,*Assistant Professor, Dermatology and Infectious Diseases,
   Residency Program Director, Section of Dermatology, University of Chicago

Organization Management Speakers

   - *"Innovation in Health Systems," Rifat Atun,* Professor of
   International Health Management, Imperial College London

Research, Monitoring, and Evaluation Speakers

   - *"Measuring Performance and Outcomes of Health Programs in Low and
   Middle Income Countries: A Health Systems Perspective," Juan-Carlos Alegre,
   * Director, Monitoring and Evaluation, Management Sciences for Health
   - *"Showing Up is the First Step: Improving Healthcare Provider
   Attendance," Angela Ambroz,* Research Manager, Abdul Latif Jameel
   Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL)
   - *"Controlled Trials as Program Evaluation: Not Just for Researchers
   Anymore," Paul Bolton,* Associate Scientist, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg
   School of Public Health
   - *"Assessing the Economic Impact of Psychological Distress on
   Employment and National Income in Ghana," Maureen Canavan,* PhD,
   Associate Research Scientist in Public Health, Yale University School of
   Public Health
   - *"Implementation and Assessment of a Perinatal Health Education
   Program in Rural Nepal," Sienna Craig,* PhD, Associate Professor,
   Department of Anthropology, Dartmouth College
   - *"Low Grade Inflammation and Glaucoma," James Tsai,* MD, Robert R.
   Young Professor and Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual
   Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine; Chief of Ophthalmology,
   Yale-New Haven Hospital
   - *"But How Generalizable is That? A Framework for Examining the
   External Validity of Development Interventions," Michael Woolcock,* Lead
   Social Development Specialist, Development Research Group, The World Bank

Philanthropy and Investment Speakers

   - *"Gender Lens Investing in Healthcare," Natalia Oberti
Noguera,*Founder and CEO, Pipeline Fellowship
   - *"Piloting the 'Health Impact Fund' Idea," Thomas Pogge,* Leitner
   Professor of Philosophy and International Affairs, Yale University

Social Enterprise Speakers

   - *"Transparency as a Brand Culture," Kyle Berner,* Creator, Feelgoodz
   - *"Lessons Learned From Doing Social Enterprise Start Ups," Jeffrey
   Church,* Founder, Nika Water
   - *"Creative Failure: How Culture, Economics, and Projection Can Screw
   Up a Great Program, and What to Learn from That," Dean Cycon,* Founder
   and CEO, Dean's Beans Organic Coffee Co.
   - *"Money in the Jungle: Investments and Earned Income Opportunities in
   the Amazon," Tyler Gage,* Co-Founder and President, Runa
   - *"The Fig Food Movement: From Tikkun Olam to the Whole Foods Shelf,"
   Joel Henry,* President and Founder, Fig Food Company, LLC
   - *"Separating Consumer Products From Profit: Using a Non-Profit Model
   in a For-Profit Industry," Krista Lampe Licata,* CORE Foods Chief of
   Operations and Co-Founder
   - *"Women Rice Farmers Feed Billions: Innovations that Transform Lives,"
   Ken Lee,* Co-founder and Co-owner, Lotus Foods
   - *"Building from the Inside Out: Co-opertives as an Egalitarian,
   Democratic, Grassroots, Free-Market Development Strategy," Rodney
North,*The Answer Man - Information for the Public and Media, Equal
Exchange Coop
   - *"Lessons Learned from 28 Days in Captivity," Alastair
Onglingswan,*CEO, Green Souls Shoes
   - *Frederick Schilling,* Co-Creator, Big Tree Farms
   - *"Improving Our Economy and Our Health with Real Food," Noha
   Waibsnaider,* Founder and CEO, Peeled Snacks
   - *"From the Congo to the Center of the Universe: How Chocolate Can Help
   Save the World," Joe Whinney,* Founder and CEO, Theo Chocolate, Inc.

Social Entrepreneurship Speakers

   - *"The Coming Prosperity: How Entrepreneurs are Transforming the Global
   Economy," Philip Auerswald,* Associate Professor, School of Public
   Policy, George Mason University
   - *"From Start-Up to Scale-Up: The Path to Becoming Industry Leaders in
   Reducing Indoor Air Pollution," Ron Bills,* Chairman and CEO, Envirofit
   - *"Can Good Products Drive Out Bad? Experimental Evidence from Local
   Markets for Antimalarial Medicine in Uganda," David
Yanagizawa-Drott,*Assistant Professor of Public Policy, John F.
Kennedy School of Government,
   Harvard University
   - *"Post Conflict Nations: Building Modern Institutions on Traditional
   Values - The Case Study of Rwanda," Michael Fairbanks,* Fellow,
   Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, Harvard University
   - *" The Low Take-up of Welfare Improving Products Among Poor Consumers:
   Lessons from Randomized Controlled Trials in Bangladesh, India and Malawi,"
   A. Mushfiq Morabak,* Associate Professor of Economics, Yale University
   School of Management
   - *"Design and Policy for Humanitarian Impact," Tim Zak,* Associate
   Teaching Professor; Director, Institute for Social Innovation, H. John
   Heinz III College, Carnegie Mellon University

Social Media & Marketing Speakers

   - *"A Global Study of Marketing and Preschool Children: Young Children’s
   Awareness of Fast Food, Beverages, Chips & Candy, Alcohol, and Tobacco,"
   Dina Borzekowski,* EdD, Associate Professor, Department of Health,
   Behavior and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
   - *"The Medium, the Message, and the Muppets: How Sesame Workshop
   Delivers Locally-Specific Health Education Across the Globe," Charlotte
   Cole,* Senior Vice President, Global Education, Sesame Workshop
   - *"Integrated Impact: Aligning Internal Resources and Engaging External
   Stakeholders to Make a Difference," Scott Henderson,* Managing Director,
   - *"Marketing Strategies for Non-Profit and For-Benefit Organizations,"
   Naomi Hirabayashi,* Director of Marketing, Do Something
   - *"The Animated Activist," Firdaus Kharas,* Chairman, Chocolate Moose
   Media and Culture Shift
   - *"The Power of Dynamic Digital Storytelling," Linda
Reinstein,*President/CEO and Co-Founder, Asbestos Disease Awareness
Organization (ADAO)

Surgery & Global Health Speakers

   - *"Three Years of Championing the Fight Against Needless Cataract
   Blindness in Ghana: Experiences and Challenges at Save The Nation's Sight
   Clinic," Thomas Baah,* MD, Ophthalmologist and Director, Save The
   Nation's Sight Clinic, Ghana
   - *"Evolution of Conceptual Approaches for NGO Intervention," Scott
   Corlew,* ReSurge
   - *"Glaucoma Care in West Africa: Challenges and Opportunities," Leon
   Herndon,* Associate Professor of Ophthalmology Duke Glaucoma Service
   - *"Implementation of Surgical Services in Low and Middle Income
   Countries," Selwyn Rogers,* Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School

Technology in Global Health Speakers

   - *"Comparative Effectiveness Evaluations of Health Care Technology in
   Low to Middle Income Countries," Rajesh Balkrishnan,* PhD, Associate
   Director for Research and Education, University of Michigan Center for
   Global Health
   - *"Health Information Systems: Design Thinking in the Context of
   Quality Improvement," Leo Anthony Celi,* MD, MS, MPH, Executive
   Director, Sana, Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory,
   MIT; Research Director, Laboratory of Computational Physiology, MIT; Staff
   Intensivist, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
   - *"Breakthrough: Driving Better Access, Quality, and Efficiency through
   Collaboration, Technology, and Innovation," Paul Ellingstad,* Parter and
   Program Development Director, Sustainability and Social Innovation,
   - *"HIV Infant Tracking System (HITSystem) in Kenya," Brad
Gautney,*PNP, MPH, Founder and President, Global Health Innovations
   - *Jose Gomez-Marquez,* Little Devices @MIT and co-founder LDTC+Labs LLC
   - *"'Planting' Solutions: Puzzling Problems," Martin Gordon,* MD, FAAAS,
   Emeritus Chairman and Lifetime Trustee, Cushing/Whitney Medical Library
   Board; Prior Clinical Professor of Medicine, Yale University School of
   - *"Remote Biosensing in Resource-Limited Settings," Jessica
Haberer,*MD, MS, Research Scientist, Harvard Institute for Global
Health; Assistant
   in Health Decision Sciences, Massachusetts General Hospital; Instructor,
   Harvard Medical School
   - *"Using mHealth, eHealth and iHealth in PMTCT and OVC Programs," Bobby
   Jefferson,* Senior Informatics Advisor, Futures Group
   - *"Bridging the Communication Gap with Speaking Books," Brian
Julius,*Owner, Books of Hope
   - *"Technology For Better Healthcare: Using Technology to Leapfrog
   Traditional Models of Healthcare Delivery in the Developing World,"
   Shainoor Khoja,* Managing Director, Roshan
   - *"Use Scenarios and Target Product Profiles for Malaria Elimination
   Diagnostic Technologies," Paul LaBarre,* Senior Technical
   Officer/Portfolio Leader, PATH
   - *"Mobile Technologies to Improve Rural Referral Systems for Obstetric
   and Newborn Care," Alain Labrique,* Assistant Professor, Program in
   Global Disease Epidemiology and Control, Department of International Health
   and Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns
   Hopkins University; Director, JHU Global mHealth Initiative
   - *Paul Meyer,* Chairman and President, Voxiva, Inc.
   - *"The Social Nature of Digital Disease Detection," Robert Munro,* CEO,
   Ibidon; Graduate Fellow, Stanford University
   - *"Can mHealth Bridge the Gap Between the Haves and Have Nots?" John
   Piette,* Associate Director for Global Health Communications, Center for
   Global Health, University of Michigan
   - *"Mobile Phone Technology in the Developing World: Driving Supply
   Chain Transparency and Worker Empowerment," Todd Stark, President,* Good
   World Solutions

Water and Sanitation Speakers

   - *"A Candid Look at Monitoring, Evaluation and Resolution in WASH in
   Schools: New Data from the Field," Leslie Deroo,* WASH in Schools
   Fellow, WASH Advocates
   - *"Increasing Cost Effectiveness in Rural Service Delivery: The Case of
   Dispensers for Safe Water," Katherine Hoffmann,* Dispensers for Safe
   Water, Innovations for Poverty Action
   - *"Empowering Youth: Why WASH in Schools Matters," Elynn Walter,* WASH
   in Schools Director, WASH Advocates

"Advice From The Experts" Panels

   - "Careers in Social Entrepreneurship: Advice From The Experts"
   - "Careers in Global Health: Advice From The Experts"
   - More panels to be announced

Interactive Workshops

   - *"Camp for Orphans: Building Independence and Leadership Skills in
   At-Risk Youth,"**Jane Aronson,* MD, CEO, Founder, Worldwide Orphans
   Foundation; Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Cornell Weill
   Medical College and Columbia University and *Alyson Fox,* Senior Program
   Manager, Global Partnership Program, SeriousFun Children's Network
   - *"Scaling Your Social Venture: Becoming an Impact Entrepreneur," Paul
   Bloom,* Ph.D., Faculty Director, Center for the Advancement of Social
   Entrepreneurship (CASE), Fuqua School of Business, Duke University
   - *"The Practicalities of Where, When, and How to Implement Controlled
   Trials as Program Evaluation,"**Paul Bolton,* Associate Scientist, Johns
   Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, and *Judith Bass,* PhD, MPH,
   Assistant Professor, Applied Mental Health Research Group, Department of
   Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
   - *"The Coming Wave of Social Entrepreneurship," Jeffrey
Church,*Founder, Nika Water
   - *"What You Won't Learn in Business School: How to Structure a Social
   Enterprise for Real and Lasting Change," Dean Cycon,* Founder and CEO,
   Dean's Beans Organic Coffee Co.
   - *"China Has an Africa Strategy; Does Africa Have a China
   Fairbanks,* Fellow, Weatherhead Center for International Affairs,
   Harvard University
   - *"(Some!) Essentials of Global Health: Working from a Common
   Foundation," Richard Skolnik,* Lecturer, Department of Health Policy and
   Management, Yale School of Public Health; Author, "Essentials of Global
   Health/Global Health 101"

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