On Thursday, April 25, from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. ET, the Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF) and the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) Global Health Policy Center will hold a policy roundtable on the latest data on funding for global health, including from the US government. The event will also serve as the launch of IHME’s Financing Global Health 2018 annual report and an updated IHME interactive data visualization resource. IHME’s latest analysis of global health financing trends, which will be presented at the event by Assistant Professor Joe Dieleman, includes new data on trends in HIV/AIDS and malaria funding, and will be published in three new articles in The Lancet.
WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus will deliver keynote remarks by remote video from Geneva on his vision to finance Universal Health Coverage. A roundtable conversation will follow, featuring:
- Chris Collins, president of Friends of the Global Fight;
- Jen Kates, vice president and director of Global Health & HIV Policy at KFF (moderator);
- Stephen Morrison, senior vice president and director of the CSIS Global Health Policy Center; and
- Christopher J.L. Murray, professor and director at the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation; and
- Loyce Pace, president and CEO of the Global Health Council.