Expert Participants

Julio Frenk

Julio Frenk is Dean of the Faculty, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and T & G Angelopoulos Professor of International Development at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Harvard Kennedy School

David R. Franz

Dr. Franz was a panelist for the Forum’s discussion on Bird Flu. David R. Franz served in the U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command for 23 of 27 years on active duty and retired as Colonel. He served as Commander of the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID) and as Deputy Commander Read More…

Maggie Fox

Ms. Fox was a moderator for the Forum’s discussion on the Impact of the 2010 Election on Healthcare Reform. Maggie Fox has been global Health and Science editor at Reuters since 2006, coordinating coverage of stories ranging from the swine flu pandemic to AIDS, malaria and the politics of stem cell research. Maggie has been with Read More…

Arnold Epstein

Dr. Epstein was a panelist for the Forum’s discussion on The Presidential Election Results: Implications for U.S. Healthcare. Arnold Epstein is John H. Foster Professor and chairman of the Department of Health Policy and Management at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and chief of the Section on Health Services and Policy Research in the Read More…

David Eisenberg

Dr. Eisenberg was a panelist for the Forum’s discussion on Managing Stress. David Eisenberg is an Associate Professor of Nutrition at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Executive Vice President for Health Research and Education at the Samueli Institute. He also is founder of Healthy Kitchens/Healthy Lives. From 2000-2010, Eisenberg served as the founding Director of Read More…

Felton Earls

Felton Earls, Professor of Human Behavior and Development, Emeritus, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and Professor of Social Medicine, Emeritus, Harvard Medical School

Countess Albina du Boisrouvray

Countess du Boisrouvray was a panelist for the Forum’s discussion on The Cost of Inaction. In a special April 2003 edition on “European Heroes”, Time Magazine described Albina du Boisrouvray as an “alchemist” who turned private pain and personal wealth into loving care for the estimated 100 million AIDS orphans and vulnerable children expected in Read More…

Douglas Dockery

Dr. Dockery was a panelist for the Forum’s discussion on Smog or Jobs? Douglas Dockery is Professor of Environmental Epidemiology and Chair of the Department of Environmental Health at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. He and his colleagues have studied the health effects of air pollution exposures in populations who have been followed for up to Read More…

Bess Dawson-Hughes

Dr. Dawson-Hughes was a panelist for the Forum’s discussion on Boosting Vitamin D. Bess Dawson-Hughes graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine, completed her house training at Tufts, and went on to an endocrine fellowship at Harvard Medical School and the Brigham and Women’s Hospital. She then received an Individual National Research Service Award at Read More…

Charles Czeisler

Dr. Czeisler was a panelist for the Forum’s discussions on Fighting the Clock: How America’s Sleep Deficit is Damaging Longterm Health and Asleep at the Wheel. Dr. Charles Czeisler is the Baldino Professor of Sleep Medicine in the Department of Neurobiology at Harvard Medical School, where he is also the Director of the Division of Sleep Medicine. Dr. Read More…