Vice Chancellor, the University of Global Health Equity

Former Minister of Health, Rwanda


Innovation against the odds

How do we improve our individual and collective health— physical, mental, and social— in today’s world?

Hear insights from a pediatrician who led an innovative healthcare turnaround in post war Rwanda, and now 20 years later contributed to secure $15M from the Gates Foundation to create a revolution in health education.

5:30PM - 7:30PM

Meet the Speaker

Dr. Agnes Binagwaho

Dr. Binagwaho is the Vice Chancellor of the University of Global Health Equity, an initiative of Partners In Health. She is a Senior Advisor to the Director General of the World Health Organization, a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School, a Professor of the Practice of Global Health Delivery and a Professor of Pediatrics at UGHE, as well as an Adjunct Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine. Since 2016 she has been a member of the American National Academy of Medicine and since 2017 a fellow of the African Academy of Sciences.