HIV & COVID-19: When Pandemics Collide

A World AIDS Day / Centennial Distinguished Speakers Series Event
12:00 pm
1:30 pm
Thursday
2
December
2021
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Hybrid Event: Faculty, Staff and Students are in
Kevin De Cock, MD, FRCP (UK), DTM & H (Keynote Address)
Former Director of the HIV/AIDS Department at the World Health Organization (WHO) and Former Director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Kenya
Seminar Series
Office of the Dean
ICAP
Open to the Public

Against the backdrop of the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, ICAP and the Columbia Mailman School Public Health will commemorate World AIDS Day 2021 with an event that considers the status of the two pandemics, lessons learned from the global HIV response that can inform the COVID-19 response, and how COVID-19 has impacted HIV programs.



Kevin De Cock, MD, FRCP (UK), DTM & H (Keynote Address)
Former Director of the HIV/AIDS Department at the World Health Organization (WHO) and Former Director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Kenya



Wafaa El-Sadr, MD, MPH, MPA (Moderator)
Director of ICAP at Columbia University and Columbia World Projects and
Professor of Epidemiology and Medicine at Columbia Mailman School of Public Health



Shannon Hader, MD MPH (Panelist)
Deputy Executive Director of Programme at UNAIDS and Assistant Secretary General at the United Nations



Gregg Gonsalves, PhD (Panelist)
Global Health Activist, Associate Professor at Yale School of Public Health and Yale Law School



Rejoice Nkambule, MPH (Panelist)
Deputy Director of Health Services at Ministry of Health Eswatini



Others to be announced.



Hybrid Event | Registration Required
Faculty, Staff and Students are invited to attend live | Allan Rosenfield Building, 8th Floor Auditorium (722 West 168th Street. New York, NY 10032)
Other attendees are invited to join virtually | Zoom Webinar

Contact:

Lauren Sagnella, Associate Director of Special Eve
212-305-9737