The PandemicTech Newsletter: October 2020

Photography: “A Pandemic of Ignorance”. Location: Mexico City, Mexico. Artist unknown. September 2020.
Street Art: “Wash ya hands” at Barton Springs Saloon, Austin, Texas. Media: Graffiti on tile. September 2020.

Introducing: Senior Advisor Sarah Gerwig

The Baylor Global Health Smart Pod

Introducing: PandemicTech Fellow Fatima Aziz

Fatima Aziz, Research Coordinator at Aga Khan University and PandemicTech Innovation Fellow 2020

Introducing: PandemicTech Fellow Raphael Garcia

Raphael Garcia, Operations Assistant at New Venture Institute at Flinders University and PandemicTech Innovation Fellow 2020

Introducing: PandemicTech Fellow Aniegbe Ifenna

Aniegbe Joel Ifenna, a medical student at the University of Nigeria Nsukka and PandemicTech Innovation Fellow 2020.

TEXGHS Virtual Launch

TEXGHS Virtual Launch Event, October 6th, 2020 via Zoom
  • Peter Hotez— Dean, National School of Tropical Medicine
  • Moredreck Chibi— World Health Organization (WHO) Africa Innovation Lead
  • Adriana Cruz — Office of the Governor of the State of Texas
  • Sarah (Michel) Gerwig — TEXGHS and CEO, UpGlobal Consulting — Event moderator
  • Jay Hartzell — President, The University of Texas at Austin
  • Donna Howard — House Member, Texas House of Representatives
  • Clay Johnston— Dean, Dell Medical School, The University of Texas at Austin
  • Verena Kallhoff— Texas Health CoLab, Dell Medical School — Panel moderator
  • Lisa McDonald— TEXGHS and Director of Healthcare, Austin Technology Incubator

UN General Assembly 2020 — UNAIDS Virtual Event

WHO Strategic Partnership for IHR and Health Security

WHO Health Emergencies Programme Executive Director Michael Ryan addresses participants in the September 2020 WHO-organized virtual event on health security and resilience during the UNGA2020

GHS2022 Conference

In The News

The Way Forward

Acknowledgements

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