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CSIS Conference on the Strategic Power of Vaccines

Friday, December 9, 2011 - 9:00am to 2:00pm

The Center for Strategic and International Studies presents
Conference on the Strategic Power of Vaccines

Featuring keynote speeches from:
Rajiv Shah
U.S. Agency for International Development

Anthony Fauci
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH

And panel discussions including:
Helen Evans, GAVI Alliance
Admiral William Fallon
Markus Geisser, International Committee of the Red Cross
Julie Gerberding, Merck Vaccines
Amanda Glassman, Center for Global Development
John Hamre, CSIS
Orin Levine, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Margaret McGlynn, International AIDS Vaccine Initiative
J. Stephen Morrison, CSIS
Regina Rabinovich, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Anne Schuchat, CDC
Eric Schwartz, U. of Minnesota Humphrey School of Public Affairs

The second CSIS High-Level Forum on U.S. Leadership in Global Health will place a focus on vaccines as instruments of U.S. global leadership in pursuit of security and economic interests at home and abroad, in close enduring partnerships with corporations, foundations, multilateral organizations, and other countries.  This conference grows out of the remarkable surge of interest in vaccines in public health efforts worldwide as well as the heightened grasp of the complexities of global immunization efforts.

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Executive Vice President of CGD, CEO of CGD Europe, and Senior Fellow

Friday, December 9, 2011
9:00am – 2:00pm