Dr. Juan Carlos Silva

Regional Advisor on Visual and Hearing Care · Pan American Health Organization

Dr. Silva has been working as the eye care regional Adviser for Latin America and the Caribbean at the Pan American Health Organization

DR Barometer Program Public Health Eye Care Macular Degeneration Cataract Surgery

Dr. Tiziano Melchiorre

Secretary General · International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) Italy

Dr. Melchiorre is Secretary General of the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness Italian Branch – IAPB Italy.

Prevention of Blindness Low Vision Rehabilitation Institutional Lobbying Political Lobbying

Dr. Daniel Stamboulian

President · FUNCEI (Buenos Aires) and Fighting Infectious Diseases in Emerging Countries –FIDEC (Miami)

Dr. Stamboulian is the founder of the Pan-American Association of Infectious Diseases (API) and other non-profit organizations.

Infectious Diseases Prevention and Management of Infectious Diseases Vaccination

Serge Resnikoff

Professor · University of New South Wales

Professor Serge Resnikoff is an international expert and consultant in global public health, ophthalmology, and eye health.

Biostatistics Public Health Topical Medicine Ophthalmology Air and Space Medicine

Lois Privor-Dumm

Director, Adult Vaccines · International Vaccines Access Center

Lois Privor-Dumm is Director of Adult Vaccines, Senior Advisor, Policy Advocacy & Communications at the International Vaccine Access Center.

Vaccine Hesitancy Advocacy Vaccines Immunization Policy Value of Vaccines

Radu Gănescu

Founder · Association of People with Major Thalassemia

Radu Ganescu is the Founder of the Association of People with Major Thalassemia, an organization serving patients with this rare disease.

Chronic Disease Financial Accounting Major Thalassemia Hematologica Diseases Not-For-Profit

Vinny Smith

Chief Executive Meningitis Research Foundation & Confederation · Meningitis Organisations

Vinny Smith leads MRF and CoMO is a member of the WHO Technical Task Force working to defeat meningitis by 2030.

Corporate Social Responsibility Cancer Research Global Health Meningitis Vaccine Policy

Kimberley Hanson

Executive Director of Federal Affairs · Diabetes Canada

Kimberley Hanson is responsible for advocacy with the federal government and on national issues for Diabetes Canada.

Business Development Human Resources Communications Diabetes

Mr. Howard Catton

CEO · International Council of Nurses

As ICN CEO Howard Catton advocates for nurses to be at the heart of health policy making and leading healthcare systems and delivery.

National Policy Advising Workforce Research Social Policy Industrial Relations Health Policy

Philip Weiss

Founder and CEO · ZN Consulting

Phil Weiss is an entrepreneur and strategic thinker who has been working with leading corporations for the past two decades.

Digital Communication Personal Branding Enterpreneurship Hyperthinking Anti-vaxxers

Joseph F. Coughlin

Director, MIT AgeLab · Massachusetts Institute of Technology

You're not getting older, you're getting better! MIT's AgeLab Director explains how changing demographics will impact business & government

Aging Social Innovation Gerontology New Technology Understanding the Impact of Place On Well-Being

Dr Hannah Bartlett

Reader, Optometry Optometry & Vision Science Research Group (OVSRG) Aston Research Centre for Healthy Ageing · Aston University

Hannah's research portfolio is broadly based around the role of nutrition in ocular disease.

Clinical Education Ophthalmic Instrumentation Low Vision Ocular Nutrition Macular Pigment