Public Health Summit 2016
Wednesday, March 2, 2016 / 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The first-ever Milken Institute Public Health Summit in Washington concluded with an inspired evening for the more than 500 participants that included deans of schools of public health, government officials, philanthropists, corporate executives, physicians and scientists. Among the highlights, NIH Director Francis Collins, FDA Commisioner Robert Califf and CDC Director Tom Frieden each made remarks and joined on stage together. House of Representatives Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and Congressman Fred Upton, chairman of the Energy and Commerce Committee, also joined Milken Institute Chairman Mike Milken in calling for greater collaboration to improve public health worldwide.