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8:00am

 

Continental Breakfast, Registration, and Posters

8:30am  

Opening Session: EBOLA
Moderator: Timothy Dye, PhD

Welcome

Timothy Dye, PhD
Professor, University of Rochester School of Medicine
Principal Investigator, CDC Global and Territorial Health Research Network Coordinating Center

8:40am

West Africa Ebola Response: CDC Response, 2014-2015
Mehran S. Massoudi, MPH, PhD
CAPT, US Public Health Service (USPHS)
Chief, Applied Research and Translation Branch
Director, Prevention Research Centers Program
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

9:15am

The socio-economic conditions of post-conflict societies in West Africa and the emergence of the Ebola epidemic
Jlateh Vincent Jappah MD MSc MPH
NYU Center for Global Institute of Health

9:45am

Combating Ebola and Beyond in Real-time Using Smartphones
Solomon Abiola, MS
Health and Technology Research Associate
Center for Human Experimental Therapeutics
University of Rochester Medical Center

10:15am

Break/ Coffee

10:30am

GLOBAL EYE HEALTH
Moderator: Rajeev Ramchandran, MD, MBA

Tele-ophthalmology in Screening and Care Coordination Program in the LVPEI Pyramid Eye Care Model
Rohit Khanna, MD
Director of the International Centre for Rural Eye Care
L V Prasad Eye Institute (LVPEI)

10:45am

Forus Health Global Tele-ophthalmology Diabetic Retinopathy Surveillance Program
Connor Larkin
Forus Health, Bangalore, India

11:00am

Low Cost Screening Technology for the Developing World (Tentative)
Ashutosh Ricchariya, PhD
Associate Director and Head, Institute of Translational Research, Engineering and Advancement of Technology
Faculty-Srujana (LVPEI-MITRA Center of Innovation)

11:15am

EyePACS Teleophthalomology Program for Global Diabetic Retinopathy Surveillance
Jorge Caudros, OD
EyePACS, University of California, Berkeley

11:30am

Panel Discussion: Global Eye Health
Rajeev Ramchandran, MD, MBA
Rohit Khanna, MD
Connor Larkin
Ashutosh Ricchariya, PhD
Jorge Caudros, OD

12:00pm

Roaming Lunch/Abstracts/Displays

1:30pm

An Overview of CDC's Global Cancer Activities
Virginia Senkomago, PhD, MPH; Mona Saraiya, MD, MPH
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

1:45pm

Global Burden of Cervical Cancer and Prevention Strategies for LMICs
Tracy Irwin, MD, MPH
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Washington

2:00pm

Improving access to quality cervical cancer prevention services in rural Senegal: A community engagement and policy approach
J. Andrew Dykens, MD, MPH
Department of Family Medicine
UIC Center for Global Health
University of Illinois, Chicago

2:15pm

Accelerating the implementation of screening  and treatment: a critical key to global cervical cancer prevention
Jennifer S. Smith, PhD
Department of Epidemiology
Gillings School of Global Public Health
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

2:30pm

HIV-HPV Co-Infection and Cervical Cancer in South Africa
David Adler, MD, MPH
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Rochester School of Medicine

3:00pm

Technology and Global Health
Moderator: Deborah Ossip, PhD

Technology Needs in Public Health Promotion and Services in the US Affiliated Pacific Islands
Angela Sy, DrPH
University of Hawaii

3:15pm

Use of Technology to Increase Colorectal Cancer Screening in Vulnerable and Underserved Populations
Vivian Colón, MPH, PhD
Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology
University of Puerto Rico

3:30pm

A smartphone platform to transform diagnostics in global health
Saurabh Mehta, MD ScD
Division of Nutritional Sciences
Cornell University

3:45pm

Health Technology Innovation in Costa Rica
Esteban Avendaño MD MPH
Universidad de Ciencias Médicas, San José, Costa Rica

4:00pm

Technology Assisted Tobacco Control in Underserved Dominican Republic Communities
Deborah J. Ossip, PhD
Smoking Research Program
Division of Social and Behavioral Sciences
University of Rochester Medical Center

4:30pm

Symposium Conclusion: Synergies
Moderator: Timothy Dye, PhD
Mehran Massoudi, MPH, PhD
Rajeev Ramchandran, MD, MBA
David Adler, MD, MPH
Deborah Ossip, PhD

5:00pm

Reception / Posters