[PAST EVENT] Dr. Kenneth Bernard Lecture: Politics, National Security, and Global Health

October 30, 2018
3:30pm - 5pm
Location
Tucker Hall, 127A
350 James Blair Dr
Williamsburg, VA 23185Map this location
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Rear Admiral Kenneth Bernard, MD, USPHS (Ret) will speak at William & Mary on “Politics, National Security, and Global Health.” Dr. Bernard is an expert in biodefense policy, serving as former Special Assistant on BioSecurity to Presidents Clinton and Bush and as former chair of the Whitehouse Biodefense Policy Coordinating committee. He consults with the Departments of Health, Defense, State and the White House on security and health issues. He previously worked in Senator Bill Frist’s office on high priority international health issues, and he worked in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services as Special Adviser for National Security, Intelligence and Defense. He also served as the Associate Director for Medical and Scientific Affairs in the Office of International Health, International Health Attaché at the U.S. Mission to the United Nations in Geneva, Senior Adviser to the Director General of the World Health Organization, and as U.S. Public Service Adviser to the U.S. Peace Corps.


Immediately following Dr. Bernard’s lecture, a reception will be held in Tyler Commons.

The schedule for Tuesday, October 30, 2018 is as follows:

3:30 – 5:00 p.m. in Tucker 127A:  Lecture on “Politics, National Security, and Global Health”
5:00 – 6:15 p.m. in Tyler Commons:  Reception

Capacity is limited for both events. To reserve a spot, please complete the RSVP form.

This lecture is sponsored by William & Mary’s Schroeder Center for Health Policy and the Institute for the Theory and Practice of International Relations (ITPIR). 

Contact

[[klmetcalfmeese, Kelly Metcalf-Meese]], Research Associate, Schroeder Center for Health Policy