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VIII Annual Atlanta Summit on Global Health: Cities and Health

October 14 @ 8:00 am - 1:30 pm

Organized by the World Affairs Council of Atlanta

VIII Annual Atlanta Summit on Global Health: Cities and Health

Monday, October 14, 2019
8:00 AM – 1:30 PM

InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta
3315 Peachtree Rd. Ne
Atlanta, GA­­

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For the first time in history, more than half the people in low- and middle-income countries now live in cities. As urbanization continues to accelerate, particularly in poorer nations, it is time for a global commitment to make those cities livable and healthy for their inhabitants.

The VIII Annual Atlanta Summit on Global Health will explore the theme of urban environments and health, including HIV/AIDS, non-communicable and infectious diseases and digital health.

Panel 1: HIV/AIDS in Atlanta and other American Cities

  • Featuring: Dr. Rebecca Martin, Director, Center for Global Health (CGH), CDC

Panel 2: Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs), Urbanization and Inequality

  • Featuring: Dr. Ann Aerts, Head, Novartis Foundation

Panel 3: Employment Digital Technology and Artificial Intelligence to improve Health in Urban Settings

  • Featuring: Naranbaater Dashdorj, Chairman, Board of Director, Onom Foundation

 

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Details

Date:
October 14
Time:
8:00 am - 1:30 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

World Affairs Council of Atlanta
Website:
https://wacatl.robinson.gsu.edu/

Venue

InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta
3315 Peachtree Rd. Ne
Atlanta, GA
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