Executive Committee

Executive Committee

  • Irene Agyepong, University of Ghana School of Public Health, Ghana (Chair)
  • Sara Bennett, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, USA
  • Somsak Chunharas, National Health Foundation, Thailand
  • Tim Evans, World Bank, Washington DC
  • Lucy Gilson, Co-Chair, South Africa Local Organizing Consortium
  • Marie-Paule Kieny, World Health Organization, Geneva
  • Precious Matsoso, National Department of Health, South Africa
  • Sharmila Mhatre, International Development Research Centre, Canada
  • David Sanders, People’s Health Movement, South Africa.
  • Jeanette Vega and Robert Marten, Rockefeller Foundation, USA
  • Observers: Susan Jupp, Jeffrey Lazarus, Di McIntyre, Lisa-Marie Smith

South Africa Local Organizing Consortium

University of Cape Town
Susan Cleary, Vanessa Daries, Nicola Foster, Lucy Gilson, Veloshnee Govender, Diane McIntyre, Filip Meheus,
Jill Olivier, Marsha Orgill, Maylene Shung-King, Lisa-Marie Smith, Gina Teddy

University of the Western Cape
Hazel Bradley, Uta Lehmann, Martina Lembani, Thubelihle Mathole, Nikki Schaay, Helen Schneider

Stellenbosch University
Lilian Dudley, Charlyn Goliath, Sabine van Elsland

Medical Research Council
Karen Daniels, Natalie Leon

Health Systems Trust
Judith Annakie, Natasha Chetty, Rene English, Ashnie Padarath, Nazia Peer


Secretariat and working groups

Secretariat: overall coordination
Lucy Gilson, Di McIntyre, Lisa-Marie Smith

Programme
Co-chairs: Lucy Gilson and Kent Ranson
Dina Balabanova, Jeffrey Lazarus, Daniel Maceira, Kabir Sheikh, Nikki Schaay, Maylene Shung King, Lisa-Marie Smith, Sitaporn Youngkong
With additional help from: Susan Cleary, Karen Daniels, Lilian Dudley, Charlyn Goliath, Fadi El-Jardali, Rene English, Uta Lehmann, Natalie Leon,
Jill Olivier, Marcha Orgill, Helen Schneider and Sabine van Elsland

Logistics
Chair: Di McIntyre
Lisa-Marie Smith, Karen Daniels, Vanessa Daries, Filip Meheus, Nikki Schaay and John Warriner
With the team from The Conference Company

Fundraising
Chair: Sara Bennett
Gail Adams, Natasha Chetty, Tim Evans, Jeffrey Lazarus, Sharmila Mhatre, Anne Mills, Jim Sherry

Communications
Co-chairs: Susan Jupp and Jeffrey Lazarus
Judith Annakie (Media), Christopher Bailey, Natalie Eggermont, Ashnie Padarath, Ida Sperle
With additional help from: Aziel Gangerdine and colleagues (videos), Deep Current (website), Inis Communications (social media)

Health Systems Global Secretariat
Jeffrey Lazarus, Director
Ida Sperle, Coordinator

Page updated: 26 September 2014