LIVE Webcast Today: IOM Final Report on the U.S. Commitment to Global Health
The Kaiser Family Foundation will hold a live, interactive webcast today at 12 p.m. ET to discuss the final report from the Institute of Medicine's (IOM) Committee on the U.S. Commitment to Global Health. The report concludes that the U.S. government and U.S.-based foundations, universities, nongovernmental organizations and commercial entities have an opportunity to improve global health, and it provides specific recommendations for how these groups should proceed. Kaiser Family Foundation Vice President Jen Kates will moderate the discussion and the panelists will take questions from viewers, which can be submitted ahead of time or during the live program to email@example.com.
- Maria Freire, president, The Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation, and member, IOM committee on U.S. Commitment to Global Health
- Jeffrey Koplan, vice president, Global Health and director, Global Health Institute, Emory University, and member, IOM committee on U.S. Commitment to Global Health
- Ruth Levine, vice president and senior fellow, Center for Global Development, and member, IOM committee on U.S. Commitment to Global Health
This webcast is part of the U.S. Global Health Policy: In Focus series, a Kaiser Family Foundation studio production devoted to discussing current and critical issues facing the U.S. Each live webcast features experts in the field tackling tough global health problems who will speak about the U.S. government's role and answer questions from webcast viewers.This is part of the Morning Briefing, a summary of health policy coverage from major news organizations. Sign up for an email subscription.