2020 triangle global health Virtual annual conference

December 3, 2020

Join us for the seventh annual Triangle Global Health Virtual Conference

on Thursday, December 3, 2020

Global Health in the COVID-19 Era: Leadership in Action ​

Keynote speakers include:

Agnes Binagwaho, MD, M(Ped), PHD

University of Global Health Equity (UGHE)

Mandy K. Cohen, MD, MPH

North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS)

Jonathan Quick, MD, MPH

The Rockefeller Foundation

Main Session Panels and Fireside Chats

Gavin Yamey, MD, MPH, MA

(Duke Global Health Institute)



Porter DeLaney, MA 

(Kyle House Group)

Racism and decolonization of global health panel to be announced.


 Panels and Workshops


Using Data to Respond to COVID-19 Workforce Needs in Mali & Kenya


Supporting Health Systems Resiliency in the Wake of COVID-19


Putting Health at the Center of COVID-19 Recovery: The Role of NCDs


NIH DR2 Empowering Data Collection for the COVID-19 Research Response


COVID-19 Modeling and Forecasting for Public Health Practice: A Multidisciplinary Collaboration to Support North Carolina’s COVID-19 Response


Global refugee and immigrant health during a COVID pandemic era: Experiences, status, and perspectives on racial health disparities


Capturing Costs and Benefits of Health Innovations      


Distributed Manufacture of Medicines and Vaccines – A Post-COVID Necessity Made Possible by Technology and Data Management Innovations


Global and Local: Multidisciplinary responses to the COVID-19 pandemic        



         Storytelling sessions to be announced.



  • Andy Stringer, BVSc, PhD, MRCVS (Chair)  – Assistant Professor, Veterinary Global and Public Health, NC State University 

  • Julie  Ann Casani, MD, MPH – Medical Director, Student Health Services, NC State University

  • Heather Henry, PhD – Health Scientist Administrator, NIEHS 

  • Laura Hoemeke, DrPh, MPH – Global Health Consultant, Hoemeke Global, Ltd.  

  • Meagan Meekins, MPH – Monitoring, Evaluation, Research, Learning and Adapting (MERLA) Associate,  RTI International 

  • David Nelson, MA – Director of Knowledge Management,  IntraHealth International 

  • Sydney Nadel – Triangle Global Health Consortium

  • Rae Jean Proeschold-Bell, PhD – Associate Research Professor, Duke Global Health Institute, Duke University

  • Naya  Villarreal, MPH – Program Coordinator, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health 

  • Aubrey  Weber, MPH – Technical Officer, Research Utilization, FHI 360 

2020 Triangle Global Health Virtual Annual Conference Planning Committee: 

conference sponsors

Platinum Sponsors


65 TW Alexander Dr.


Research Triangle Park, NC 27709

(919) 589-7086

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