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WT-CCGHR inaugural lecture by GAVI CEO

Inaugural Lecture of Wellcome Trust - Cambridge Centre for Global Health Research

The inaugural lecture of the WT-CCGHR took place at the University of Cambridge on 2nd May 2013, with Dr Seth Berkley (CEO of the GAVI Alliance) speaking about 'Harnessing the power of science and the private sector: a 21st century model for international development'. The slides for Dr Berkley's talk and a video recording of the lecture are available for viewing. The world-leading flu expert, Professor Derek Smith (Director of the WHO Collaborating Centre for Modelling, Evolution and Control of Emerging Infectious Diseases at the University of Cambridge, and Co-PI for the WT-CCGHR) gave a great presentation in response to Dr Berkley's lecture, view the talk below. You can also read the news alert about the lecture, featured on the Cambridge University homepage, by clicking this link.  

Title of talk: Harnessing the power of science and the private sector: a 21st century model for international development
Hosted by:  Professor David Dunne, Director of Wellcome Trust - Cambridge Centre for Global Health Research
Location: Howard Theatre, Downing College, Cambridge.

Speaker: Dr Seth Berkley (CEO of GAVI)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=h4t2H4Z1w8A

 

Speaker: Professor Derek Smith (University of Cambridge). Click image to view talk.
Professor Derek Smith

 

 

 

 

 

 

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