Yale Research Initiative on Innovation and Scale: “Vaccine Equity in the COVID-19 Pandemic”

Event time: 
Thursday, April 28, 2022 - 2:00pm
Zoom Session See map
Event description: 

The Yale Research Initiative on Innovation and Scale presents a conference: 

“Vaccine Equity in the COVID-19 Pandemic.” 

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Y-RISE is hosting a conference on ‘Vaccine Equity in the COVID-19 Pandemic’.  This conference aims to bring people working on vaccine equity from the fields of academia, philanthropy, government, and civil society in a room together, to share research on what has been done so far and discuss future courses of action. Leaders from academia, philanthropy, government and civil society will come together in-person to explore the path towards a more equitable health landscape through dialogues on varied themes including vaccine inequity in the developing world; economic, public health and policy measures to reduce inequity; last mile delivery of vaccines in the developing world and scaling up programs to deliver masks and vaccines.

Speakers include:

  • Michael Kremer, Nobel laureate and  EVP Center for Global Development
  • Amanda Glassman, Medical Officer at the CDC
  • Dr. Ashley Styczynski, Nigerian entrepreneur Hakeem Belo-Osagie, Assistant Director General WHO
  • Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu, Director Yale Institute of Global Health
  • Saad Omer, and global health activist
  • Gregg Gonsalves, Yale faculty member.
Free but register in advance
Open to: 
General Public