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Conference Program Overview

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2015

7:00 AM
5:00 PM
Registration
Lobby Alcove
5:00 PM
6:00 PM
Welcome Reception
Pre-Function Lobby M4-North Tower
6:30 PM
7:00 PM
Welcome to the City: Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed & Ambassador Andrew Young Keynote: 2014 Nobel Peace Laureate Kailash Satyarthi
Grand Ballroom E M4-North Tower
7:00 PM
9:00 PM
Opening Dinner
Grand Ballroom E M4-North Tower

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2015

7:00 AM
5:00 PM
Registration
Lobby Alcove
8:00 AM
8:05 AM
Fulbright Association Welcome: Kim Eger, Co-Chair, Annual Conference
8:05 AM
8:30 AM
Captain Dan Jernigan, CDC, Current CDC Priorities & Global Health Challenges Dr. David Satcher, Former CDC Director and U.S. Surgeon General, MSM
8:30 AM
9:45 AM
COLLABORATION: Building Effective Coalitions to Achieve Common Goals Moderator: Dr. Mark Rosenberg, President & CEO, The Task Force on Global Health Panelists: Dr. Louis Sullivan, U.S. Secretary, Health & Human Services (1989-1993), President Emeritus, Morehouse School of Medicine Ms. Clarissa Felts, VP, Collaboration, Diversity & Inclusion, Lowe’s
Atrium Terrace A Atrium Level-South Tower
9:45 AM
9:50 AM
Transition + Short Break
9:50 AM
11:20 AM
UGA Signature Panel: Global Health – Fueled by Education & Research Moderator: Dr. Phaedra Corso, UGA Foundation, Prof. Human Health Panelists: Christopher Whalen, M.D., Ernest Corn Prof Epidemiology & Infectious Disease Pierre Rollin, M.D., CDC, Deputy Branch Chief, Viral Special Pathogens
Atrium Terrace A Atrium Level-South Tower
11:20 AM
11:30 AM
Break
11:30 AM
1:00 PM
Empowering Women & Girls: Access, Education & Media Moderator: Dr. Mary Ellen Schmider, Co-Chair, Fulbright Annual Conference Panelists: Laura Turner Seydel, Chair, Captain Planet Foundation Dr. Valerie Montgomery Rice, President, Morehouse School of Medicine Ms. Letty Ashworth, GM for Global Diversity, Delta (invited) Dr. Kimberly Battle-Walters Denu, VP/Chief Diversity Officer, Asuza Pacific
Atrium Terrace A Atrium Level-South Tower
1:00 PM
2:00 PM
Lunch on own – some self-select groups to discuss a Core Impact Area
CNN Center
2:00 PM
2:30 PM
POSTER SESSION PRESENTERS EXPLAIN/PRESENT – 30 minutes
Atrium Terrace A Atrium Level-South Tower
2:30 PM
5:30 PM
Fulbright Scholar Concurrent Sessions
1 2:30 PM
3:50
Auburn GH Signature Panel: Innovative Health Technologies & Veterinary Links Moderator: Dr. Paula Bobrowski, Auburn University PM Panelists: Dr. Rene McEldowney, Auburn University Marian Adly – SARS and Ebola – Lessons Learned Dr. Mark Tompkins or Dr. Fred Quinn, UGA or Manfred Philips
Dogwood Room A M1 – North Tower
2 2:30 PM
3:50 PM
Chronic Disease Takes Many More Lives than Infectious Disease Moderator/Presenter: Dr. Richard Schuster, UGA Panelists: Dr. Paul Siegel, CDC Robert F. Breiman, M.D., Director, Emory Global Health Institute
Dogwood Room B M1 – North Tower
3 2:30 PM
3:50 PM
Eradicating Human Trafficking & Slavery Maple Room Moderator/Presenter: Priyali Sur Panelists: Kathleen Gallagher, Freed Slaves in Nepal Dr. Kenyon Knapp, Mercer University Carter Center / Mayor’s Office
Atrium Level South Tower
3:50 PM
4:00 PM
Break
1 4:00 PM
5:30 PM
GSU Signature Panel – Urban Health Maple Room Moderator: Dr. Christine Stauber, GSU Panelists: Argita Dyah Salindri, GSU Dr. Hermence Matsotsa, CDC (Public Health/Interpersonal Communication)
Atrium Level South Tower
2 4:00 PM
5:30 PM
Round Table Discussion – Room A – 7 Round Tables
Dogwood Room A M1 – North Tower
3 4:00 PM
5:30 PM
Round Table Discussion – Room B – 7 Round Tables
Dogwood Room B M1 – North Tower
4 4:00 PM
5:30 PM
Iran Historical Retrospective + Nuclear Agreement in Historical Context Moderator: TBD
Atrium Terrace A Atrium Level-South Tower
6:00 PM
7:00 PM
Coca-Cola Reception
World of Coca-Cola
7:15 PM
8:15 PM
Selma Jeanne Cohen Dance Lecture
World of Coca-Cola
8:15 PM
9:00 PM
Tour Coca-Cola Museum
World of Coca-Cola
5:30 PM
7:00 PM
Back Up Space
Pre-Function Lobby M2 – North Tower
7:30 PM
9:00 PM
Back Up Space
Int’l Ballroom EF M2 – North Tower

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2015

7:00 AM
5:00 PM
Registration
Lobby Alcove
7:00 AM
8:00 AM
Continental Breakfast
Int’l Ballroom EF Foyer M2 – North Tower
8:00 AM
8:30 AM
Fulbright Association Annual Business Meeting President & Executive Director Reports
Int’l Ballroom EF M2 – North Tower
8:30 AM
9:00 AM
Brief Reports: Nancy Neill / Mary Ellen Schmider / Erwin Cho Fulbright Alumni Service Corps and Insight Tours (Albania/Cuba/Envision FB)
Int’l Ballroom EF M2 – North Tower
9:00 AM
9:05 AM
Welcome – John Vogel – President of Fulbright Association
Int’l Ballroom EF M2 – North Tower
9:05 AM
9:10 AM
Dr. John Eaves, Chairman, Fulton County Commission
Int’l Ballroom EF M2 – North Tower
9:15 AM
10:30 AM
Panel Discussion – Global Health in the Democratic Republic of Congo Moderator: Kim Eger, President and CEO, Eco Smart Shutters, LLC Dikembe Mutombo, Chairman, Dikembe Mutombo Foundation and NBA Legend Dr. Amy Patterson, Associate Professor, Agnes Scott College Eric Madison, Deputy Chief of Mission, U.S. in DRC
Int’l Ballroom EF M2 – North Tower
10:30 AM
10:45 AM
Coffee Break
Int’l Ballroom EF Foyer M2 – North Tower
10:45 AM
12:15 PM
Mercer University Signature Panel: Water in Africa – Empowering Women Empowers Entire Communities Moderator: Dr. Laura Lackey, Professor and Senior Associate Dean, Mercer University Panelists: Dr. Zipangani Vokhiwa, Associate Professor of Science, Mercer University Bea Perez, Chief Sustainability Officer, The Coca-Cola Company TBD – (two options from Emory being reviewed) – Christine Moe, Emory
Int’l Ballroom EF M2 – North Tower
12:15 PM
1:30 PM
Morgan Stanley Diversity Luncheon Keynote – Dr. Louis Sullivan, M.D. U.S. Secretary of Health & Human Services (1989 – 1993) Founding Dean and President Emeritus, Morehouse School of Medicine
Int’l Ballroom D M2 – North Tower
1:45 PM
3:15 PM
Fulbright Scholar Concurrent Sessions
1 1:45 PM
3:15 PM
Sustaining the Fulbright Peace Dividend Moderator: David Smith Panelists: Michael Gallagher, The Smiling Face of Islam or “Religious Pluralism” Dr. Marcia Rosal, Art for Life, Art Therapists Respond to Disaster Events Dr. Allen Taylor, STEP-GTP: How a Grassroots Program Can Advance Health
Int’l Ballroom D M2 – North Tower
2 1:45 PM
3:15 PM
Modalities for Peace & “Peace Education” Moderator/Speaker: Dr. Leara Rhodes, UGA – Peace Through Media in Haiti Panelists: Dr. Joseph Wronka, Springfield College School of Social Work, UDHR Ms. Ania Voivodic, Ph.D. Candidate, Rutgers University, Path to Gender Quotas Dr. Julianne Whittaker / Maya Perlmann: Higher Ed for Refugees in Jordan Dr. Dora Fitzgerald, U. of Incarnate Word, Diplomacy in Public Square (video)
Int’l Ballroom E M2 – North Tower
3 1:45 PM
3:15 PM
Promoting Sustainable Development by Building Healthy, Prosperous Communities Dr. Suzanne Tierney, Univ. of Washington, “Human Security” in Dominican Republic Dr. Judy Shepard, San Diego State, Community Based Organizations in W. Uganda Michael Seo, Co-Founder, ReaMedica and Lori Warrens, Sr. Dir., Community Solutions Vision-Link: “Transforming N. American Medical Surplus and Donation Sector”
Int’l Ballroom F M2 – North Tower
3:15 PM
3:30 PM
Break
Int’l Ballroom D Foyer M2 – North Tower
1 3:30 PM
5:00 PM
Kennesaw State University Signature Panel: Peace-Making & Conflict Resolution Panelists: Dr. Robin Dorff, Dean, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, PoliSci Largest Mass Migration in 60 years: Middle East/Africa-to-Europe Influx Challenges Panelists: Dr. Malcom Russell – Broad Overview of Causes of Arab Spring/Terrorism Dr. Alexander Dawoody, Marywood Univ., Eradicating Middle East Terrorism Closing: European Responses to the Massive Influx: Germany vs Hungary
Int’l Ballroom D M2 – North Tower
2 3:30 PM
5:00 PM
New Forms of Student Engagement A) The New Mission in Laos: The Micro-Impact of Student-Teacher Relationships for Global Peacemaking Megan McGregor and Brendan Walsh B) New Approach to Teaching ALL Second Languages – Formulaics.net Dr. Clyde Coreil, New Jersey City University C) Small Steps and Great Strides: Energizing Teaching and Learning in a Transitional Country Dr. Judy Richardson, Virginia Commonwealth University
Int’l Ballroom E M2 – North Tower
3 3:30 PM
5:00 PM
Applied Learning & Education A) mjangale – Means “Learn” in Wolof, in Senegal – After School Program Dr. Christelle Scharf, Pace University B) Giving Back and Paying It Forward – Global Education through Interdisciplinary and International Collaboration Dr. Ajile Rahman, Westlake HS (Ret) C) The Fresco: A Model for International Education Dr. Georgia G. Berryhill UMUC D) Preparing Every Student to Lead Effectively in a Global Society Dr. Elaine Meyer-Lee and Dr. Amy Patterson, Agnes Scott College
Int’l Ballroom F M2 – North Tower