World Health Summit 2022

When: 16-18 October 2022

Where: Berlin, Germany and online

The World Health Summit strengthens exchange, stimulates innovative solutions to health challenges, fosters global health as a key political issue and promotes the global health debate in the spirit of the UN Sustainable Development Goals: SDG 17 “Partnership for the Goals”.

Full programme


16 October 2022 at 16h00 CEST

Invest to End Tuberculosis

Speakers:

  • Willo Brock, FIND | Vice President External Affairs | Switzerland
  • Dr. Carlos Castillejos, Johnson & Johnson | Global Head of Medical & Scientific Affairs, Global Public Health | United States of America
  • Dr. Lucica Ditiu, Stop TB Partnership | Executive Director | Switzerland
  • Lindsay McKenna, Treatment Action Group (TAG) | TB Project | Co-Director | United States of America
  • Dr. Mel Spigelman, TB Alliance | President and CEO | United States of America
  • Dr. Soumya Swaminathan, World Health Organization (WHO) | Chief Scientist

Detailed information

Digital session


16 October 2022 at 16h00 CEST

Ports to Arms Approach to Access – Supercharging ACT-A for Future Pandemics

Speakers:

  • Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, World Health Organization (WHO) | Director-General
  • Rt. Hon. Helen Clark, Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (PMNCH) | Chair of the Board | Switzerland Former Prime Minister | New Zealand
  • Sandra Gallina, European Commission | Health and Food Safety | Director-General
  • Tian Johnson, African Vaccine Delivery Alliance (AVDA) | CSO Lead | South Africa African Alliance | Founder
  • Dr. Bill Rodriguez, FIND | CEO | Switzerland
  • Dr. John Nkengasong, U.S. Department of State | U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator and Special Representative for Global Health Diplomacy | United States of America
  • Dr. Amadou Sall, Institut Pasteur de Dakar | General Administrator | Senegal
  • Prof. Dr. Olive Shisana, President’s Special Advisor on Social Policy | South Africa
  • Eloise Todd, Pandemic Action Network (PAN) | Co-Founder | Belgium
  • Dr. Juan Pablo Uribe, The World Bank | Global Director for Health, Nutrition & Population and the Global Financing Facility (GFF) | United States of America

Detailed information

Digital Session


18 October 2022 at 14h00 CEST

Getting to the 100 Day Mission for Better Pandemic Preparedness

Speakers:

  • Prof. Dr. Ifedayo M. O. Adetifa, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) | Director-General | Nigeria
  • Pierre Delsaux, European Commission | Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Authority (HERA) | Director-General
  • Dr. Frederik Kristensen, CEPI | Deputy CEO | Norway
  • Dr. Ahmed Ogwell Ouma, Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) | Acting Director | Ethiopia
  • Iskra Reic, AstraZeneca | Vaccines and Immune Therapies | Executive Vice President | United Kingdom
  • Dr. Bill Rodriguez, FIND | CEO | Switzerland
  • Dr. Soumya Swaminathan, World Health Organization (WHO) | Chief Scientist

Detailed information

Digital Session