acmedsci published this video item, entitled “Has traditional academic medicine had its day? I Dr Victor Dzau I Lecture, talks & panel discussion” – below is their description.
The 2022 The Lancet and the Academy of Medical Sciences International Health Lecture was presented by Professor Victor J. Dzau, President of the National Academy of Medicine (NAM), formerly known as the Institute of Medicine (IOM), in the United States.
In this lecture, Professor Dzau discussed the threats to academic medicine in a rapidly changing environment and examine how new approaches will be necessary for its future.
Professor Dzau was joined by a global expert panel who gave short talks:
Professor Rakhi Dandona, Professor, Public Health Foundation of India; Professor of Health Metrics Sciences, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME), University of Washington
Professor Adeeba Kamarulzaman, Professor of Medicine and Infectious Diseases, and Former Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya
Professor Iain Buchan, Chair in Public Health and Clinical Informatics, and Associate Pro Vice Chancellor for Innovation, University of Liverpool
To read the full opinion article published in The Lancet alongside this lecture, visit https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(22)01603-8/fulltext
At this lecture, the welcome and concluding remarks were provided by Professor Tom Solomon, CBE FMedSci, the Academy’s Vice President (International). Here he reflects on the lecture: https://acmedsci.ac.uk/more/news/has-traditional-medicine-had-its-day-international-health-lecture-2022
The introduction and discussion were chaired by Professor Richard Horton FMedSci, Editor-in-Chief of The Lancet.
To read more about The Lancet, a family of independent, international medical journals address urgent topics in our society through making high-quality science widely available for the past 200 years, visit http://www.thelancet.com/
This talk was filmed as part of the Academy of Medical Sciences & The Lancet International Health Lecture series. The International Health Lecture provides a platform for leaders in global health to discuss topics of international significance, promoting debate, discussion and the exchange of ideas on current research. For more information visit https://acmedsci.ac.uk/policy/international-policy/international-health-lecture
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