February 16, 2012

Tennessee Global Health Forum to be Wednesday, Feb. 23

The 2012 Tennessee Global Health Forum, "Measuring Impact and Maximizing Success in Global Programs," will be held at the Vanderbilt University Student Life Center on Thursday, Feb. 23, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Keynote speakers will be Milton Ochieng', M.D., co-founder, Lwala Community Alliance, and Randy Wykoff, M.D., MPH, dean of the School of Public Health at East Tennessee State University.

Among the  objectives for the day will be to identify new tools and best practices for program implementation, discuss methods to measure outcomes and effectively report results, address measurement and evaluation tools, techniques and metrics and new partnerships and a broader network through peer interaction.

For more information, go to http://globalhealth.vanderbilt.edu/forum/forum_2012.