Skip to main content

Dr. Jennie Ward-Robinson Joins Experts in NASEM’s COVID-19 Dialogue

08 June 2020

The Alliance for Global Health Innovation (AfGHI), is an Atlanta, Georgia-based non-profit committed to improving health outcomes for lower resource communities locally, nationally and globally. Recently, President and CEO, Jennie Ward-Robinson, PhD., who also serves as Director of Global Health Partnerships for the Institute for Global Health, University of Massachusetts- Amherst, joined dozens of scientists and researchers to address the global implications of COVID-19 on the world’s research community.

Hosted by the National Academy Science Engineering Medicine (NASEM), the series, "NASEM Forum on Postsecondary Response to COVID-19: How can researchers help the national response efforts?" featured six panels of scientists and researchers who tackled multiple topics including What are the implications of this being a truly global event where Dr. Ward-Robinson and other leading researchers presented.

Dr. Ward-Robinson discussed the need for evidenced-based outcomes to guide key decisions and public health investments. View the entire NASEM webinar here. Dr. Ward-Robinson’s presentation can be found at the time stamp 6:40, as part of the panel.

#higheredCOVID19, #NASEM, #AfGHI