Health Summit: Governance for Health in a Changing World
10 -11 November 2014, Durham University organized a summit on the topic of governance for health in a changing world. Rector Ole Petter Ottersen was one of the key speakers, presenting the work of The Lancet - University of Oslo Commission.
Speakers are shown in the photo (from left Professor Ted Schrecker, Professor Harry Burns, Professor Ilona Kickbusch, Professor David Hunter, Professor Ole Petter Ottersen, Professor David Held and Dr Richard Alderslade).
The Health Summit took place against a backdrop of health threats such as Ebola, an increasing burden of non-communicable disease, and considerable ferment in global governance processes affecting the health and other sectors.
For more information about the summit, please visit University of Durham's website.
A commentary on the Health Summit can be found in the column to the right.