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Harvard Webcast: Voices in Leadership: Public Health Leadership in Challenging Times

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health’s Voices in Leadership program will feature a live webcast conversation with Dr. Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) from 2009-2015, on Tuesday, May 9, 2017, from 12:30 – 1 p.m. Eastern. Dr. Hamburg is an internationally recognized leader in public health and medicine, where she is known for advancing regulatory science and modernizing regulatory pathways. She also was the founding vice president and senior scientist at the Nuclear Threat Initiative, a foundation dedicated to reducing nuclear, chemical and biological threats. Other positions have included Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (HHS), Health Commissioner for New York City, and Assistant Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease.  As Foreign Secretary for the National Academy of Medicine, Dr. Hamburg is the senior advisor on international matters and liaisons with other academies of medicine around the world. She is president-elect of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, as well as an elected member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the National Academy of Medicine. View the webcast at hsph.me/voices. On demand video will be posted following the event at hsph.me/Hamburg. Send leadership questions for consideration to be asked during the webcast to @VoicesHSPH using #VoicesHSPH or by email to voices@hsph.harvard.edu.