Keynote & Plenary Speakers

Plenary Session - Panelist

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Joel Negin 

Head of the School of Public Health, The University of Sydney

Professor Joel Negin, PhD, is Head of the School of Public Health at the University of Sydney – Australia’s first and largest School of Public Health.  Joel continues to teach into the Masters of Global Health and maintains research and capacity building collaborations in Indonesia, Vietnam, Uganda and Fiji.  His current research focuses on health system development, infectious disease and the intersection of ecology and health.  Before moving to Australia, he was awarded degrees from Harvard and Columbia Universities and then worked for six years in sub-Saharan Africa on various health and development programs.