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Global Health and the Internet: Introduction by Suzanne Rainey, Forum One Web Executive Seminar
Global Health and the Internet: Introduction by Suzanne Rainey, Forum One Web Executive Seminar
Global Health and the Internet: Introduction by Suzanne Rainey, Forum One Web Executive Seminar
Global Health and the Internet: Introduction by Suzanne Rainey, Forum One Web Executive Seminar
Global Health and the Internet: Introduction by Suzanne Rainey, Forum One Web Executive Seminar
Global Health and the Internet: Introduction by Suzanne Rainey, Forum One Web Executive Seminar
Global Health and the Internet: Introduction by Suzanne Rainey, Forum One Web Executive Seminar
Global Health and the Internet: Introduction by Suzanne Rainey, Forum One Web Executive Seminar
Global Health and the Internet: Introduction by Suzanne Rainey, Forum One Web Executive Seminar
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Global Health and the Internet: Introduction by Suzanne Rainey, Forum One Web Executive Seminar

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Suzanne Rainey, Senior Director at Forum One, introduces the speakers at "Global Health and the Internet: How Can We Save More Lives?" This Web Executive Seminar was sponsored by Forum One …

Suzanne Rainey, Senior Director at Forum One, introduces the speakers at "Global Health and the Internet: How Can We Save More Lives?" This Web Executive Seminar was sponsored by Forum One Communications and held at the National Press Club in Washington, DC on Nov. 13, 2007. Learn more at: http://ow.ly/oYll . Contact: Suzanne Rainey / srainey@ForumOne.com .

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    • 1. Global Health & the Internet: How Can We Save More Lives? November 13, 2007 Web Executive Seminar
    • 2. “ Global Health & The Internet” What’s the connection?
    • 3. The Statistics: Users           Worldwide: 1.3 billion
    • 4. The Statistics: Users
    • 5. Global Health Statistics <ul><li>AIDS: 2 million / year </li></ul><ul><li>TB: 2 million / year </li></ul><ul><li>Malaria: 1 million / year </li></ul><ul><li>Childbirth / Pregnancy: 1 woman / minute </li></ul><ul><li>Diarrhea and Pneumonia: 4 million children / year </li></ul>
    • 6. Some Good News <ul><li>Bill Gates, Newsweek Oct. 1, 2007: </li></ul><ul><li>GAVI Alliance: immunized 100 million children, averting 600,000 deaths in 2006 </li></ul><ul><li>Vaccine Advanced Market Commitments: $1 billion (www.vaccineamc.org) </li></ul><ul><li>Global Fund: saves 3,000 lives / day </li></ul><ul><li>Nothing But Nets: $14 million / 1.4 million bed nets </li></ul>
    • 7. The Challenges <ul><li>Factors: </li></ul><ul><li>Policy </li></ul><ul><li>Science </li></ul><ul><li>Funding </li></ul><ul><li>Priorities </li></ul><ul><li>Delivery </li></ul><ul><li>Tools: </li></ul><ul><li>Knowledge Management </li></ul><ul><li>Data Sharing </li></ul><ul><li>Communication </li></ul><ul><li>Collaboration </li></ul>
    • 8. Our Distinguished Panel <ul><li>Barry Bunin, PhD, Collaborative Drug Discovery </li></ul><ul><li>Shannon Raybold, UN Foundation, NothingButNets.org </li></ul><ul><li>Enó Isong, Kaiser Family Foundation </li></ul><ul><li>Clark Freifeld, Harvard University / HealthMap.org </li></ul><ul><li>Patricia Abbott, RN, PhD, Global Alliance for Nursing and Midwifery, JHU </li></ul>
    • 9. <ul><li>Thank you! </li></ul>

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