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Innovation for Change: What Will it Take to Prevent Chronic Disease?

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm EST

Atlanta Marriott Northeast/Emory Area (Century Center)
2000 Century Boulevard Northeast
Atlanta, GA 30345
United States


event logoChronic diseases are the leading causes of death in America. While great strides have been made, the remaining needs are undeniable. What will it take to prevent chronic diseases so a child born today can live a long, healthy life?

Join Abt for an evening panel discussion with experts working to reduce the burden of chronic disease through technological innovation, public-private partnerships, community engagement and data science.

Light food and beverages will be served. Space is limited so reserve your seat today!

4:30-5:00 pm - Networking and Refreshments
5:00-6:30 pm - Panel Discussion


  • Maria Boyle, Senior Associate, Social and Economic Policy, Abt Associates

  • Matt Darling, Vice President, IDEAS42

  • Kristy Joseph, Public Health Advisor and Team Lead at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Debra Kibbe, Senior Research Associate, Georgia Health Policy Center

  • Diana Silimperi, M.D., Senior Vice President, Global Health, Abt Associates