Public Health Summit 2016
Barbara Bush | Resilience in Global Health Leadership
Wednesday, March 2, 2016 / 4:00 pm - 4:15 pm
Barbara Bush, CEO and co-founder of Global Health Corps, shared insights on preparing the next generation of health leaders to make health equity a reality across the globe. Bush outlined the mission and framework of Global Health Corps, which organizes fellowships for young professionals to work in poor communities in Africa and the U.S. She also discussed the crucial need for leaders to develop skills such as storytelling and mentorship, as well as traits like empathy and resilience, alongside business acumen and systems thinking.