SJTU-Yale Experts Discuss Global Health Policies at Video Forum
On May 24, the SJTU- Yale Bilateral Forum on Global Public Health Policy Research Directions was successfully held at Xuhui campus, Shanghai Jiao Tong University. Guests from the National Health Commission and Yale University participated the forum through the internet.
The forum is hosted by Shanghai Jiao Tong University and Yale University, and organized by SJTU-Yale Joint Center for Health Policy, Yale School of Public Health, SJTU Institute of Health Yangtze River Delta and SJTU School of International and Public Affairs.
Following the opening ceremony was a panel discussion titled“World Public Health System in the Future” moderated by ZHAO Hongyu. Considering the COVID-19 pandemic, the discussion focused on how best to learn from each other and coordinate policy analyses and initiatives related to public health emergencies in the US and China; to explore the development of a public health management system that can be adapted for use in other countries. The goal of the panel discussion is to explore and identify research directions and specific bilateral cooperation projects.
This bilateral forum was carried out through the combination of online and offline meetings. Overcoming the impact of the epidemic, and bringing together experts from China and the United States via the internet, the forum creates a platform for timely communication in the field of public health policy between China and the United States, and provides a good reference for international academic exchange activities as well as a vivid practice of jointly building a community of shared future for human health.
Contributor: SIPA, SJTU
Date: May 25, 2020