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Appendix C: Speaker Biographies
Pages 85-104

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... Ali focuses his research on mental illness, substance abuse, and issues of behavioral health policies affecting children and adults. He has authored more than 100 peerreviewed journal articles and numerous government reports on behavioral health care systems and polices.
From page 86...
... Carolina Batista, M.D., M.P.H., is a medical doctor and a recognized global health leader. She holds expertise in health policy, international development, infectious, neglected diseases, research and development (R&D)
From page 87...
... Since 2018 Carolina has worked as a strategic consultant in multiple projects in global health and international development and is currently the Head of Global Health Affairs at Baraka Impact Finance. Carolina holds a combined master's degree in International Public Health, from the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, the Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, and the Royal Tropical Institute, Amsterdam.
From page 88...
... student in Public Health and Biomolecular Sciences. He sits on the Scientific Committee of the Global Health Research Center of the Catholic University of Rome, Italy, is an active member of several European Societies, and has received awards from the ESPID 2020.
From page 89...
... Throughout her tenure as Prime Minister and as a Member of Parliament over 27 years, Helen Clark engaged widely in policy development and advocacy across the international, economic, social, environmental, and cultural spheres. She advocated strongly for New Zealand's comprehensive program on sustainability and for tackling the problems of climate change.
From page 90...
... He served on the Council of Economic Advisers and the National Economic Council during the Clinton administration and has advised the presidential campaigns of Bill Bradley, John Kerry, and Barack Obama as well as being senior health care advisor for the Obama presidential campaign. Among other affiliations, Dr.
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... Her work examines the ways in which distinct actor types leverage the information ecosystem to exert influence -- from domestic activists promoting health misinformation and conspiracy theories, to well-resourced, full-spectrum information operations executed by state-sponsored actors -- and draws on those findings to consider policy, education, and design responses.
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... Anthony S Fauci, M.D., is director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
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... and completed her postdoctoral training at the National Institutes of Health before joining Yale's faculty in 2000. She has received awards and honors, including the B ­ urroughs W­ ellcome Fund Career Award in Biomedical Sciences, the Wyeth L ­ ederle Young Investigator Award, Burroughs Wellcome Fund Investigator in Pathogenesis of Infectious Diseases, the BD Biosciences Investigator Award, the Seymour & Vivian Milstein Award for Excellence in Interferon and Cytokine Research, and the Meritorious Career Award from the American Association of Immunologists.
From page 94...
... She is on faculty at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College where she teaches current and future health care leaders how to make sense of medical data. As part of an all-woman team of "Nerdy Girl" scientists, she runs the science communication campaign @Dear Pandemic on social media.
From page 95...
... Madad is a fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs where she regularly publishes on the latest public health guidance, epidemiological concepts, and scientific literature to help the public understand complex topics using infographics and simplified science communication. She is also Core Faculty in the National Emerging Special Pathogens Training and Education Center and affiliate faculty at the Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases Policy & Research at Boston University.
From page 96...
... She is a medical director of NewYork ­Presbyterian Hospital's Center for Community Health Navigation where she oversees the clinical integration and model development of the Com munity Health Worker programs across the health care system. She has created an asthma medical home model for children, a pediatric care management model, and a model of care for children with special health care needs in primary care practices to improve care and reduce prevent able health care use.
From page 97...
... As a family physician and public health professional, she has served in a variety of community-based positions, including Medical Director for the City of Albuquerque's COVID-19 Response for People Experiencing Homelessness, Medical Education Director for Community Health Initiatives for the Department of Family and Community Medicine, and the Executive Director for the Office for Community Health at UNM's Health Sciences Center (HSC) . After graduating, she spent the next 17 years working in global health in Nicaragua with a focus on rural primary care, training and deploying community health workers at scale.
From page 98...
... These include the NIH Minority Health and Health Disparities Strategic Plan 2021–2025; the NIMHD Research Framework; the PhenX Social Determinants of Health Assessments Collection, a research toolkit; a collection of 30 science visioning Strategies to Promote the Advancement of Health Disparities Science; special journal supplements Structural Racism and Discrimination: Impact on Minority Health and Health Disparities, Addressing Health Disparities through the Utilization of Health Information Technology, and The Science of Health Disparities Research textbook, among other resources. Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Dr.
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... She works to apply and advance the science of health behavior and health communication to prevent and control infectious diseases that result from the interaction of people, animals, and the environment.
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... Southwell has published widely on topics such as public understanding of science and emerging infectious diseases, and he has extensive experience with stakeholder engagement strategies. S­outhwell has led a series of publications on medical misinformation, including the 2018 book, Misinformation and Mass Audiences.
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... He has specific expertise in the development, implementation, and evaluation of community engaged minority health and health disparity interventions. He also has extensive experience in PREPUBLICATION COPY -- Uncorrected Proofs
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... His primary research is in documenting the relationship between communication inequalities, poverty and health disparities, and knowledge translation to address health disparities. He has written over 270 journal articles and book chapters concerning communication inequalities and health disparities, knowledge translation, public health communication campaigns, e-health and digital divide, public health preparedness, and the delivery of health communication interventions to underserved populations.
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... APPENDIX C 103 been translated into multiple languages and adapted by various governments and organisations.
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