Public Health Summit 2016

Public Health Summit 2016



Olga Acosta Price

Associate Professor of Prevention and Community Health, Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University

John Agwunobi

Chief Health and Nutrition Officer, Herbalife

Cristina Alesci

Correspondent, CNN and CNNMoney

Margaret Anderson

Executive Director, FasterCures, a Center of the Milken Institute

Elena Andresen

Professor and Interim Dean, Oregon Health and Science University-Portland State University School of Public Health


David Barash

Chief Medical Officer and Executive Director, Global Health Portfolio, GE Foundation

Anna Barker

Fellow, FasterCures, a Center of the Milken Institute; Professor and Director, Transformative Healthcare Networks, and Co-Director, Complex Adaptive Systems Network, Arizona State University

Beth Bell

Director, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, CDC

Stefano Bertozzi

Dean, School of Public Health, and Professor, Health Policy and Management, University of California, Berkeley

Richard Besser

Chief Health and Medical Editor, ABC News

Deborah Birx

Ambassador-at-Large, U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator and Special Representative for Global Health Diplomacy, State Department

Matthew Bishop

Senior Editor, Economist Group

David Boaz

Executive Vice President, Cato Institute

Nancy Brinker

Founder, Susan G. Komen Foundation; Former Goodwill Ambassador for Cancer Control, World Health Organization

Nancy Brown

CEO, American Heart Association

Steve Burd

Founder and CEO, Burd Health; Former Chairman and CEO, Safeway Inc.

Helen Burstin

Chief Scientific Officer, National Quality Forum

Barbara Bush

CEO and Co-Founder, Global Health Corps

Atul Butte

Director, Institute of Computational Health Sciences, and Professor of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco


Robert Califf

Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Patrick Carroll

Group Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Healthcare Clinic, Walgreen Co.

Bob Casey

U.S. Senator, Pennsylvania; Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Nutrition, Agriculture Committee

Jane Clark

Dean, University of Maryland School of Public Health

Pinchas Cohen

Dean, Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, University of Southern California

Francis Collins

Director, National Institutes of Health

Pamela Collins

Director, Office for Research on Disparities and Global Mental Health, National Institute of Mental Health

Kenneth Connell

Deputy Dean, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of the West Indies

Sue Curry

Dean, University of Iowa College of Public Health


Paolo del Vecchio

Director, Center for Mental Health Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Ross DeVol

Chief Research Officer, Milken Institute

Dan Diamond

Author, Politico Pulse

William Dietz

Director of the Sumner M. Redstone Global Center for Prevention and Wellness, Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University

Esther Dyson

Founder, Way to Wellville


Barry Eisenstein

Distinguished Physician, Antimicrobials, Merck & Co., Inc.

Jehan El-Bayoumi

Founding Director, Rodham Institute, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, George Washington University

Debra Eschmeyer

Executive Director, Let's Move! and Senior Policy Advisor for Nutrition, The White House


Thomas Farley

Commissioner of Health, Philadelphia

Jonathan Fielding

Professor of Health Policy and Management, and Pediatrics, Schools of Public Health and Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles

Linda Fried

Dean and DeLamar Professor of Public Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University; Senior Vice President, Columbia University Medical Center

Tom Frieden

Director, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Eric Friedman

Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder, Fitbit


Michael Gerson

Senior Advisor, ONE Campaign; Opinion Writer, the Washington Post

Nieca Goldberg

Medical Director, Joan H. Tisch Center for Women's Health, NYU Langone Medical Center

Lynn Goldman

Michael and Lori Milken Dean, Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University


David Heber

Professor Emeritus of Medicine and Public Health and Founding Director, Center for Human Nutrition, University of California, Los Angeles

Lyda Hill

President, LH Holdings; Chairman, Lyda Hill Foundation

Robert Hugin

Executive Chairman, Celgene


Charles Ingoglia

Senior Vice President, Public Policy and Practice Improvement, National Council for Behavioral Health

Paul Irving

Chairman, Center for the Future of Aging, Milken Institute


Joseph Jimenez

CEO, Novartis

Wayne Jonas

President and CEO, Samueli Institute


Neal Kaufman

Chief Medical Officer, Canary Health; Adjunct Professor of Medicine and Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles

Rajiv Kaul

Portfolio Manager, Select Biotechnology Portfolio and Advisor Biotechnology Fund, Fidelity Investments

Michael Klag

Dean, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Katherine Klein

Vice Dean, Wharton Social Impact Initiative; Edward H. Bowman Professor of Management, Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania

Michael Klowden

CEO, Milken Institute

Steven Knapp

President, George Washington University

Stephen Kopecky

Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic; Former President, American Society for Preventive Cardiology

Michael Kurilla

Director, Office of Biodefense Research Resources and Translational Research, and Associate Director, Biodefense Product Development, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases


Vanina Laurent-Ledru

Associate Vice President, Vaccination Policy and Advocacy, Sanofi Pasteur

Jeffrey Levi

Professor of Health Policy, Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University

Freda Lewis-Hall

Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Pfizer Inc.


Saralyn Mark

President, SolaMed Solutions LLC

Megan McArdle

Columnist, Bloomberg View

Cassandra McCullough

CEO, Association of Black Cardiologists Inc.

Maryn McKenna

Journalist and Author; Specialist in Public Health, Global Health and Food Policy

Michael Milken

Chairman, Milken Institute

Kristen Miranda

Senior Vice President, Strategic Partnerships and Innovation, Blue Shield of California

Robin Mockenhaupt

Chief of Staff, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Anthony Monaco

President, Tufts University

Jewel Mullen

Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services


LaQuandra Nesbitt

Director, Department of Health, Washington, D.C.


Sean Parker

Chairman, Parker Foundation

R. Donahue Peebles

Founder, Chairman and CEO, Peebles Corp.

Nancy Pelosi

Democratic Leader, U.S. House of Representatives

Raul Pino

Acting Commissioner, Connecticut Department of Public Health

Lance Price

Director, Antibiotic Resistance Action Center, and Professor, Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University


Carol Raphael

Board Chair, AARP

Gary Raskob

Dean, College of Public Health, and Regents Professor, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center

Kyu Rhee

Chief Health Officer, IBM Corp.

Zachary Rubin

Medical Director, Clinical Epidemiology and Infection Prevention, University of California, Los Angeles


Ryan Shadrick Wilson

Chief Strategy Officer and General Counsel, Partnership for a Healthier America

Jacqueline Shea

CEO, Aeras

Pranav Shetty

Global Emergency Health Coordinator, International Medical Corps

David Shulkin

Under Secretary for Health, Veterans Health Administration

Moncef Slaoui

Chairman, Vaccines, GSK

Lawrence Soler

President and CEO, Partnership for a Healthier America


Doug Teitelbaum

Managing Principal, Homewood Capital, LLC

Jonathan Thomas

Chairman, California Institute for Regenerative Medicine


Fred Upton

U.S. Congressman, Michigan; Chairman, Energy and Commerce Committee, House of Representatives


Andrew von Eschenbach

Senior Fellow, Milken Institute; President, Samaritan Health Initiatives Inc.; Former Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration

George Vradenburg

Chairman, USAgainstAlzheimer’s


Mark Wagar

President, Heritage Medical Systems

Ronald Waldman

Professor of Global Health, Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University

Hugh Waters

Health Economist and Associate Professor, University of North Carolina Schools of Nursing and Public Health

Otis Webb Brawley

Chief Medical and Scientific Officer, Executive Vice President, American Cancer Society

Paul Whelton

Show Chwan Professor of Global Public Health, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University