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Health Policy and Systems Research: Past and Future Reflections

Department and Center Events

Thursday, September 28, 2023, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. ET
Wolfe Street Building/W3030
Past Event

Hosted by: Health Systems Program, Department of International Health

Speaker: Kumanan Rasanathan, Executive Director, Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research, WHO

Dr Rasanathan is a public health physician with a strong background in health policy and systems research and extensive experience working at different levels of the World Health Organization and within the wider UN system. During his almost 25 years working in health systems, career highlights have included serving as Incident Manager for WHO for the COVID-19 response in Cambodia, helping to drive the development of the Sustainable Development Goal health agenda while at UNICEF, contributing to the work of the WHO Commission on Social Determinants of Health, co-writing the 2008 WHO World Health Report on primary health care, and running meningococcal vaccine trials that enabled vaccine licensure and roll-out in New Zealand.


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