2018 Pioneers of Global Health Award Dinner & Auction 

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The Washington Global Health Alliance is delighted to invite you at the 5th annual Pioneers of Global Health Awards Dinner and Auction

WGHA’s Pioneers of Global Health awards recognize the people and organizations in Washington working relentlessly to improve health around the world. It’s rugged work that demands creativity, humility, and persistence. And it’s usually done under the radar. But once a year, WGHA shines a spotlight on the people, dedication, and innovation that runs Washington’s global health ecosystem every day.

WGHA is honored to announce the 2018 winners: 

·         Award for Impact: Dr. Vivien Tsu, PATH

·         Rising Leader Award: Dr. Laura Dwyer-Lindgren, Institute for Health Metrics and


·         Outstanding Collaboration Award: VillageReach and Planned Parenthood of the 

Great Northwest and Hawaiian Islands for the Chipatala Cha Pa Foni or "Health Center by Phone" for Adolescents Program

Venue: Seattle Aquarium, 1483 Alaskan Way, Seattle, WA 98101

Date & Time: October 11, 2018, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Ticket sales ends at close of business day on Tuesday October 09

Cocktail attire suggested.

We are grateful to our sponsors for their support of our community: PwC, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Global Good, Institute of Health Metrics and Evaluation, PATH, Infectious Disease Research Institute, Fred Hutch, Battelle, Columbia Bank, and our event partner Tiller. Sponsorship opportunities are currently available. Please contact Tiffany Cain tcain@wghalliance.org to become a sponsor.

All proceeds benefit the work of the Washington Global Health Alliance.

Ticket purchases are now closed. If you need assistance, email 

Tina Vlasaty @ tvlasaty@wghalliance.org