The second annual Women Leaders in Global Health Conference 2018, hosted by the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, took place in London November 8-9. The third conference, taking place in November 2019, will be hosted in Rwanda.
WLGH brings together established and emerging leaders from across sectors and cultures to work towards gender equity in health leadership and to improve health for all. The two day conference was packed with talks, panel discussions, interactive workshops, skills sessions and more.
2018 Highlights Video
2018 Photo Gallery
2018 Session Recordings
9.00-9.10 - Welcome and Opening remarks - Heidi Larson
9.10-9.40 - Keynote lecture - Dr Soumya Swaminathan
11.50-12.10 - Lightning rounds
12.10-13.00 - Panel discussion – gender in political leadership
15.00-15.10 - Mentorship conversation
15.10-16.10 - Panel discussion – Global Health 50/50: what next?
9.30-10.30 - opening plenary
16.30-17.30 - final remarks