World Health Summit 2018: Panel Discussions

Video Recordings

Migration and Refugee Health

Panel Discussion 01

Speakers: Mina Barling (IPPF) | Zsuzsanna Jakab (WHO) | Susanna Krüger (Save the Children Germany) | Karlee Silver (Grand Challenges Canada) | Elhadj As Sy (IFRC)

Chair: Hélène Boisjoly (University of Montreal)

Managing the Next Decade in Cancer

Panel Discussion 02

Speakers: Peter Boyle (International Prevention Research Institute) | Richard Sullivan (King's College London) | Julie S. Torode (Union for International Cancer Control) | Sabine Vogler (Gesundheit Österreich GmbH) | Dazhu Yang (International Atomic Energy Agency)

Chairs: Peter Boyle (iPRI), Andreas Penk (Pfizer Germany GmbH)


An Integrated Response to Obesity, Diabetes, and NCDs

Panel Discussion 03

Speakers: Svetlana Akselrod (WHO) | Bagher Larijani (Ministry of Health and Medical Education, Iran) | Bente Mikkelsen (WHO) | Anders Nordström (Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Sweden) | Edward Omete (PharmAccess Foundation, Kenya) | Gerald Yonga (East Africa NCD Alliance, Kenya)

Chair: Bente Mikkelsen (WHO)

Global Health Security

Panel Discussion 04

Speakers: Seyyed Hassan Ghazizadeh Hashemi (Minister of Health, Iran) | Peter Albiez (Pfizer Germany GmbH) | Seth Berkley (GAVI), Christian Drosten (Charité) | Jaak Peeters (Johnson & Johnson) | BT Slingsby (GHIT) | Charlotte Watts (DFID)

Chair: Wolfgang Ischinger (Munich Security Conference)


Value Based Health Care

Panel Discussion 05

Speakers: John Amuasi (Kumasi Center for Collaborative Research in tropical Medicine KNUST) | Ricardo Augustus Guerreiro Baptista Leite (Catholic University of Portugal) | Jens Grueger (Roche Pharmaceuticals) | Richard Jansen (Medtronic GmbH) | Gregory Katz (University Paris Descartes) | Nathalie Moll (EFPI)

Chair: Diarmuid Murphy (National University Hospital, Singapore)

Big Data Analytics in Biomedical Research and Healthcare

Panel Discussion 06

Speakers: Roland Eils (Berlin Institute of Health) | Bernd Montag (Siemens Healthineers AG) | Nicola Perrin (Wellcome Trust) | Barbara Prainsack (University Vienna) | Stephen Senn (Luxembourg Institute of Health)

Chair: Ulrich Dirnagl (Berlin Institute of Health)


Pandemic Preparedness in the 21st Century

Panel Discussion 07

Speakers: Robert Kwame deGraft Agyarko (African Risk Capacity) | Timothy Grant Evans (World Bank) | Marjeta Jager (European Commission) | Stanley Okolo West African Health Organization) | Peter Salama (WHO) | Paul Stoffels (Johnson & Johnson)

Chair: Peter Piot (London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine)


Health Systems Strengthening

Panel Discussion 08

Speakers: Kwaku Agyeman-Manu (Minister of Health, Ghana), Jeanine Condo (Rwanda Biomedical Center), Steven Hildemann (Merck KGaA), Rüdiger Krech (WHO), Sandhya Venkateswaran (Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation)

Chair: Adnan A. Hyder (The George Washington University)

Innovation for Impact

Panel Discussion 09

Speakers: Steven Buchsbaum (Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation) | Raquel Coelho (National Council for Scientific and Technological Development Brazil) | Thomas Kariuki (African Academy of Sciences) | Shirshendu Mukherjee (Grand Challenges India) | Karlee Silver (Grand Challenges Canada)

Chair: Steven Buchsbaum (Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation)

The Digital Healthcare Revolution

Panel Discussion 10

Speakers: Christine Dingivan (Novartis) | Martin Hirsch (Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris) | Osamu Kunii (The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria) | Marco Marsella (European Commission) | Dykki Settle (PATH) | Dr. Päivi Sillanaukee (Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, Finland)

Chair: Denis Gilhooly (Commonwealth Centre for Digital Health)