Submitted by: Aspen Institute
Categories: Health & Wellness
Posted: Nov 16, 2007 – 01:30 PM EST
Nov. 16 /CSRwire/ - WASHINGTON, DC - November 16, 2007 - The Aspen Health Forum is now available online in both video and audio formats at www.aspeninstitute.org/ahf/video.
Organized by The Aspen Institute and The Atlantic, the three-day gathering featured more than 125 thought leaders in medical science and health care, including Nobel laureates, prominent officials from the National Institutes of Health, business leaders and some of the foremost experts in health policy. The forum was held at the Institute's campus in Aspen, Colo., Oct. 3-6, 2007.
In all, the gathering featured nearly 50 panel discussions, all of which were open to the public and designed for a lay audience. The speakers included:
What follows is a sampling of the sessions available online:
The Aspen Institute, founded in 1950, is an international nonprofit organization dedicated to fostering enlightened leadership and open-minded dialogue. Through seminars, policy programs, conferences and leadership development initiatives, the Institute and its international partners seek to promote nonpartisan inquiry and an appreciation for timeless values. The Institute is headquartered in Washington, DC, and has campuses in Aspen, Colorado, and on the Wye River on Maryland's Eastern Shore. Its international network includes partner Aspen Institutes in Berlin, Rome, Lyon, Tokyo, New Delhi, and Bucharest, and leadership programs in Africa, Central America and India.