Healthy societies for healthy populations (WP1734)

Podcast

Dr David Nabarro, Strategic Director at Skills, System & Synergies for Sustainable Development, moderates a conversation with Gunilla Carlsson, former Minister for Development Cooperation in the Government of Sweden, Dr Kumanan Rasanathan, Board Member of Health Systems Global, and Dr Renzo Guinto, Chief Planetary Doctor of the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health, on […]

Artificial intelligence and global health (WP1626)

Podcast

We discuss the potential of AI to deliver improved health outcomes for individuals in low resource settings through the use of simple applications that build on existing health care approaches. The discussion also focused on ethical implications of using AI for global health, the likelihood of it exacerbating existing inequalities, and issues relating to trust, […]

Innovations to reduce the use of antimicrobials in food-producing animals in LMICs (WP1615)

Podcast

As the threat of antimicrobial resistance becomes an increasingly important issue we discuss ways to limit the emergence and spread of resistant bacteria throughout the world, the main drivers of AMR in food-producing animals, and research gaps in possible vaccines and alternatives to antibiotics. Contributors: Sharmila Nebhrajani, Chief Executive, Wilton Park Dirk Werling, Professor of […]

The future of the Caribbean (WP1513)

Podcast

We discuss if there are advantages to being a small economy and talk about the Caribbean2030 Leaders’ Network that was created at Wilton Park in November 2016 and what this means for the future. Contributors: Damien King, Co-Executive Director, Caribbean Policy Research Institute (CaPRI), Mona, Jamaica Nirad Tewarie, Chief Executive Officer, American Chamber of Commerce […]

AMR (antimicrobial resistance) (WP1477)

Podcast

We talk about which diseases are prone to reoccurrence, how resistance arises, what the pressure points on AMR are in Africa and how you tackle the self-medication of medicine. Contributors: Emmanuel Makasa, Counsellor, Health, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Zambia to the United Nations Office and Other International Organisations, Geneva Marc Mendelson, Professor of […]

The science of genomics (WP1463)

Podcast

We discuss what genomics is, why doctors are interested in it and what personalised medicine is. Contributors: Fahd Al-Mulla, Professor of Molecular Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University; Director, Genatak, The Center of Genomic Medicine, Kuwait City Soo Teo, Chief Executive Officer; Head of Breast Cancer Research Programme, Cancer Research Malaysia