An Eventful Keynote by Health Speaker Laurie Garrett, and What Twitter Said
Garrett is a deeply respected and highly successful voice on some of the most pressing issues in global health. She's the only journalist to win all three of the industry's highest honors—the Polk, the Peabody, and the Pulitzer—and is a a Senior Fellow for Global Health at the Council on Foreign Relations. She's the bestselling author of The Coming Plague and Betrayal of Trust and was a script consultant on Steven Soderbergh's film Contagion. She can present to a wide variety of audiences, delving into the political, social, and economic repercussions of pandemics and global health issues. She presents a sweeping look at the course our global healthcare system is on—and how to overcome the challenges that lie ahead.