Global Migration and Infectious Diseases

Danielle Grondin, Director, Migration Health Services,

International Organization of Migration


Globalization of the Food Supply

David Acheson, Chief Medical Officer, Food Safety and Inspection Service, USDA


Changing Vector Ecologies: Political Geographic Perspectives

Jonathan Mayer, Professor, Geography, College of Arts and Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle




Invited Discussion: A Response to the Shifting Trends


Moderator: Margaret Hamburg, Vice-President, Biologicals Program, Nuclear Threat Initiative

Stephen Corber, Director, Division of Disease Prevention and Control, Pan American Health Organization

Mary Wilson, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Population and International Health

Judith Miller, Journalist, the New York Times

David Heyman, Senior Fellow, Center for Strategic and International Studies



Session II: Addressing the Health Challenges from Globalization

Moderator: Patrick Kelley, Director, DoD Global Emerging Infections Surveillance and Response Systems, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research


The Global Infectious Disease Threat

David Gordon, Intelligence Officer, Economics and Global Health Issues, National Intelligence Council


Health, Human Rights, and Humanitarian Assistance: The Medical and Public Health Response to Crises and Disasters Jennifer Leaning, Professor, Population and International Health, Harvard University

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