Value of a Global Health Security Index

2018 World Health Assembly

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

7:30 a.m.--9:00 a.m.
InterContinental Hotel, Geneva, Ballroom B-C

(Breakfast will be provided)

NTI-Bio, in partnership with the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security and The Economist Intelligence Unit, will convene a side event at WHA 2018 to discuss the value of a Global Health Security (GHS) Index in reducing the threat posed by emerging infectious diseases. This event will be co-hosted by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the World Bank Group, and has been supported by the Open Philanthropy Project, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and the Robertson Foundation. Official invitations will be sent in the coming weeks with additional details and an online RSVP link.  For any questions, please contact Dr. Beth Cameron, Vice President for Biological Policy and Programs (+1 (202) 296-4810; cameron@nti.org).