Salma Seedat

Salma is the Director of Strategy & Operations at BroadReach, a company that focuses on universal healthcare, with a specific emphasis on HIV&AIDS prevention and epidemic control, using innovative technology to achieve impact at scale. She is a founding board member of the UNDP founded African Impact Investing Taskforce, Impact@Africa, a network that addresses the … Read more …

Gisela Abbam

Gisela is a Management Consultant, the Chair of the British Science Association, a global Goodwill Ambassador and a multi-award winner. Gisela has worked in conjunction with the WHO, World Bank and the UN to improve health outcomes globally. She currently serves on two Boards and several Advisory Committees. She has also presented on career insights … Read more …

Lord Nigel Crisp

Lord Nigel Crisp is an independent crossbench member of the House of Lords, UK where he co-chairs the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Global Health. He also co-chairs Nursing Now, the global campaign on nursing. Nigel is a Senior Fellow at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement, an Honorary Professor at the London School of Hygiene and … Read more …

Dr Patricia Odero

Patrica is the Regional Director (Africa) for Duke Global Health Innovation Center (GHIC) and Innovations in Healthcare: organisations that are based out of Duke University, that work with health systems and entrepreneurs to support the scaling and adaptation of innovations, and related policy reforms. Patricia is passionate about building patient-centric health systems that meet the … Read more …

Celina Gorre

Celina has had extensive experience at the intersection of corporate responsibility and global health, developing health and social programmes for multinational companies. She is the CEO of WomenHeart: the National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease in the US. She was previously the Executive Director of the Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases, and prior to … Read more …

Dr Niti Pall

Niti is a family medicine doctor who is currently medical Director at KPMG Global healthcare practice and Board chair at Harbr, an accelerator -incubator for international healthcare. She is also a senior consultant at AXA where she advises the emerging customer and innovation team to replicate mobile healthcare across the world. Prior to this Niti … Read more …

Dr Johann Alex Ebenezer

Johann is a psychiatrist currently working in Christian Medical College, Vellore, in Tamil Nadu, India. Here he has led a team that created a blended learning course in mental health for primary care generalist doctors as well as other health workers. Prior to this he started the Psychiatry Department at Padhar Hospital, a rural Lutheran … Read more …

Prof Ana Mocumbi

Ana is Associate Professor of Cardiology at Universidade Eduardo Mondlane, Mozambique and Head of NCD Research at National Institute of Health, Mozambique. She is also currently Co-Chair of the Lancet Commission for NCDs & Injury of Poverty. From 1992-1997 Ana worked as a GP in rural areas of Mozambique and then pursued a specialisation in … Read more …

Dr Sonak Pastakia

Sonak is an Associate Professor with Purdue University who has spent the last 10 years based in western Kenya working with the AMPATH program to provide comprehensive population health.  He recently served as a Jefferson Science Fellow for the USAID Africa Bureau for Sustainable Development. In terms of his specific clinical interests, Sonak has focused … Read more …

Prof David Mant

David was head of the Nuffield Department of Primary Care at Oxford University from 1998-2010, He is now Emeritus Professor at the University and a non-executive Director of the Oxford Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. He has a long-standing interest in achieving universal access to high quality clinical care outside hospitals and he continued to work … Read more …