Plenaries

Plenary #1/Gallagher Lecture: Global Adolescent Gender Equity
Wednesday, March 14 - 8:45 - 10:15 a.m.
 
Primary Speaker: Final confirmation from invited speaker pending
 
Moderator: Tamera Coyne-Beasley MD, MPH, FAAP, FSAHM; University of North Carolina
 
This plenary session will focus on global strategies and initiatives aimed at achieving equality and equity for women and girls.
 



Plenary #2: Global Adolescent Health Equity 
Thursday, March 15 - 9:15 - 10:45 a.m.
 
Primary Speaker: Professor George Patton; The University of Melbourne
 
Moderator: Mychelle Farmer MD; Johns Hopkins Program for International Education in Gynecology and Obstetrics (Jhpiego)
 
This plenary session will focus on emerging global knowledge about the challenges and opportunities to promote equity in the attainment of health, safety, and well-being among adolescents and young adults throughout our world.
 



Plenary #3: Global Psychological Well-Being
Friday, March 16 - 9:15 - 10:45 a.m.

Primary Speaker: Janine Jones PhD; University of Washington Seattle
 
Moderator: Deborah Christie PhD, FSAHM; University College Hospital, London
 
This plenary session will focus on key components of psychological and emotional well-being and how adolescent health and medicine professionals can optimally promote psychological well-being among adolescents and young adults in clinical and non-clinical settings.