Abt Associates: Bold thinkers driving real-world impact
Sponsored by USAID and the George Washington University Milken Institute of Public Health, the Global Health Mini-University is an annual gathering of global health professionals and students. The forum offers a variety of innovative sessions highlighting evidence-based best practices and state-of-the-art information.
Abt International Health staff and partners will lead sessions on a variety of global health related topics. See full list below.
The event is free and open to the public.
When: Friday, March 4, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Where: Cloyd Heck Marvin Center at the George Washington University Campus
Governing Quality- The Secret Sauce to Successful UHC
9:45 AM | Kelley Laird, Abt Associates
Health Outcomes: What Does the Evidence Tell us about the Impact of Health Systems Strengthening?
11:00 AM | Laurel Hatt, Abt Associates; Joseph Naimoli, USAID
Preparing for future shocks: Building Resilient Health Systems
11:00 AM | Kate Greene, Abt Associates; Temitayo Ifafore, Bob Emrey and Jodi Charles, USAID
Healthy Heart Africa: Gaps and Progress in Hypertension Care in Kenya
11:00 AM | Elizabeth MacGregor-Skinner, Abt Associates
For more information, visit the forum website.
Abt Associates is a mission-driven, global leader in research, evaluation and program implementation in the fields of health, social and environmental policy, and international development. Known for its rigorous approach to solving complex challenges, Abt Associates is regularly ranked as one of the top 20 global research firms and one of the top 40 international development innovators. The company has multiple offices in the U.S. and program offices in more than 40 countries.