• Plenary Sessions Announced
    Plenary Sessions Announced

    New Narrative — Threats 2015 and Beyond Mike Walker, senior consultant with the Center for Homeland Defense and Security, will kick off the Summit with a sweeping discussion on the current state of global health security: what it is, the ways to achieve it, the threats faced, and more. Think Globally, Plan, Respond, and Recover Locally: The U.S. Global Health Security Read more


In an increasingly interconnected world, public health threats can emerge on the other side of the globe and arrive within a day on the doorstep of health departments, healthcare providers, schools, and more. Global health security preparedness issues such as protecting against infectious disease, the health effects of climate change and extreme weather, and cybersecurity threats to critical infrastructure, impact all levels of governmental public health and healthcare agencies. Read more