WORLD HEALTH SUMMIT 2012 NEWSLETTER, NO. 3
Berlin, May 2012
World Health Summit 2012
Research for Health and Sustainable Development
Berlin, Germany, October 21st-24th, 2012
Meet Michael J. Klag, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Protecting Health, Saving Lives, Millions at a Time
Michael J. Klag, Dean of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (JHSPH) is the President of this year´s World Health Summit in Berlin, leading the M8 Alliance towards a sustainable future.
JHSPH is dedicated to the education of research scientists and public health professionals.... Read more >>
Michael J. Klag, President of the World Health Summit 2012
Take a Look at the Helmholtz Association - Partner of the World Health Summit
Researching the Foundations of Human Life
The Helmholtz Association, partner of the World Health Summit from its very beginning, is a community of 18 top-level scientific-technical and biological-medical research centers in Germany.
These centers pursue long-term research goals on behalf of the state and society. The Association strives to gain insights and knowledge in order to preserve and improve the foundations of human life. The Helmholtz Association works on the grand challenges faced by society, science and industry and perform first-class research in strategic programs in these core fields: Energy, Earth and Environment, Health, Key Technologies, Structure of Matter, Aeronautics, Space and Transport.
Jürgen Mlynek, President, Helmholtz Gemeinschaft
Günther Wess, CEO and President, Helmholtz Zentrum München
Congratulations: Detlev Ganten is now "Officier de la Légion d'Honneur"
Celebrating the German-French "Jumelage"
On May 9th, 2012 the founding President of the World Health Summit, Professor Detlev Ganten received the rank of an Officer of the French National Legion of Honor. It is one of the highest honors of the French Republic.
The French Ambassador to Germany, Mr Gourdault-Montagne, highlighted his tremendous engagement in science and medicine and his passionate way of uniting French and German academic institutions... Read more>>
Detlev Ganten, President of the World Health Summit 2012 and Maurice Goudault-Montagne, French Ambassador to Germany(Fotos ©Mélodie Fenez-Französische Botschaft in Deutschland)
Important Event: World Health Assembly in Geneva
Margaret Chan opens the 65th World Health Assembly in Geneva
Margaret Chan, WHO Director-General
Join the World Health Summit
Meet the World and Catch your Big Fish!
As the registration for the World Health Summit 2012 will start shortly we would like to inform you about our Book of Participants. Following last year´s successful introduction we would like to increase the number of participants... Read more>>
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