International Organizing Committee

2013 Conference on "A World United Against Infectious Diseases: Cross-Sectoral Solutions"


No. Name - Surname Position Organization Role
1 Prof. Dr. Vicharn Panich Chair, International Award Committee and Scientific Advisory Committee Prince Mahidol Award Foundation/Mahidol University Chair
2 Dr. Keiji Fukuda Assistant Director-General for Health Security and Environment World Health Organization (Represent WHO, FAO, OIE) Co-chair
3 Mr. Kiyoshi Kodera Vice President Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Co-chair
4 Dr. Ariel Pablos-Mendez Assistant Administrator, Bureau for Global Health U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Co-chair
5 Dr. Jeanette Vega Managing Director The Rockefeller Foundation Co-chair
6 Dr. Silvia Bino Chair Elect Connecting Organizations for Regional Disease Surveillance (CORDS) Co-chair
7 Dr. Fiona Godlee Editor-in-Chief BMJ Co-chair
8 Prof. Martyn Jeggo Director, Australian Animal Health Laboratory CSIRO Livestock Industries Co-chair
9 Dr. David Nabarro Senior Coordinator for Avian and Pandemic Influenza UNSG's Office Member
10 Mr. Hiroyuki Konuma Assistant Director-General of the Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Member
11 Dr. Cristian Baeza Director, Health, Nutrition & Population, Human Development Network The World Bank Member
12 Dr. Gardner Murray Special Advisor World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) Member
13 Dr. Neil Squires Head of Profession, Health Department for International Development, UK (Dfid) Member
14 Dr. Rosalia Sciortino Regional Director for Southeast and East Asia International Development Research Center Member
15 Dr. Patricia Moser Lead Health Specialist Asian Development Bank Member
16 Dr. David Heymann Head Centre on Global Health Security, Chatham House Member
17 Dr. Alain Vandersmissen Senior Coordinator One Health, Emerging Diseases, Food Security Department Asia / Horizontal Affairs European External Action Service Member
18 Mr. Nick Previsich Director, Environmental Issues Division, Centre for Food-borne, Environmental and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases Public Health Agency of Canada Member
19 Dr. Peter Daszak President EcoHealth Alliance Member
20 Ms. Deborah Rosenblum Executive Vice President Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI) Member
21 Dr. Ann Marie Kimball Senior Program Officer, Surveillance and Epidemiology The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Member
22 Dr. Mark Smolinski Director, Global Health Threats Skoll Global Threats Fund Member
23 Prof. Mark Rweyemamu Executive Director Southern African Centre for Infectious Disease Surveillance (SACIDS) Member
24 Dr. Tanarak Plipat Co-director, Thai-MOPH US-CDC Collaboration (TUC) Center for Diseases Control and Prevention, USHHS Member
25 Prof. Rifat Atun Professor of International Health Management Imperial College Business School and the Faculty of Medicine Member
26 Dr. David Legge Associate Professor of School of Public Health La Trobe University, Australia / People's Health Movement Member
27 Dr. Paijit Warachit Permanent Secretary Ministry of Public Health, Thailand Member
28 Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkaew Permanent Secretary Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Thailand Member
29 Clin. Prof. Supat Vanichakarn Secretary General Prince Mahidol Award Foundation Member
30 Prof. Dr. Rajata Rajatanavin President Mahidol University Member
31 Clin. Prof. Udom Kachintorn Dean, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital Mahidol University Member
32 Prof. Dr. Winit Puapraditt Dean, Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital Mahidol University Member
33 Dr. Suwit Wibulpolprasert Senior Advisor on Diseases Control Ministry of Public Health, Thailand Member
34 Dr. Viroj Tangcharoensathien Senior Advisor International Health Policy Program, Thailand Member
35 Dr. Pongpisut Jongudomsuk Director Health Systems Research Institute, Thailand Member
36 Dr. Kumnuan Ungchusak Senior Expert (Epidemiology) Ministry of Public Health Member
37 Dr. Pratap Singhasivanon Dean, Faculty of Tropical Medicine Mahidol University Member
38 Dr. Parntep Ratanakorn Dean, Faculty of Veterinary Science Mahidol University Member
39 Dr. Sopida Chavanichkul Director, International Health Bureau Ministry of Public Health, Thailand Member
40 Dr. Cathy E. Roth Scientific Policy Advisor World Health Organization Member & Joint Secretary
41 Mr. Yojiro Ishii Deputy Director General Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Member & Joint Secretary
42 Dr. Dennis Carroll Director U.S. Agency for International Development Member & Joint Secretary
43 Dr. Mushtaque Chowdhury Senior Adviser & Associate Director The Rockefeller Foundation Member & Joint Secretary
44 Dr. Louise Gresham CEO Fondation Merieux USA, Inc. / CORDS Member & Joint Secretary
45 Prof. John Mackenzie Professor of Tropical Infectious Diseases Curtin University Member & Joint Secretary
46 Prof. Dr. Manee Rattanachaiyanont Deputy Dean for Academic Affairs, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital Mahidol University Member & Joint Secretary
47 Dr. Churnrurtai Kanchanachitra Associate Professor Institute for Population and Social Research, Mahidol University Member & Joint Secretary
48 Dr. Sopon Iamsirithaworn Director FETP-Thailand Member & Joint Secretary