25th Anniversary Fireside Chat #1

Tuesday, February 22, 2022(10:00 a.m. EST )

CORE Group’s first 25th Anniversary Fireside Chat was held on 22 February 2022. This event, the first chat of a quarterly series throughout 2022, brought together CORE Group legends and new voices to share, learn, reflect, and celebrate our amazing anniversary milestone.


Lisa Hilmi
CORE Group Executive Director
Gavi CSO Steering Committee, COVAX CSO Co-Chair, PMNCH, Global Steering Group for the Practical Guidance to Operationalise the Consensus Statement on Meaningful Adolescent and Youth Engagement

Joe Valadez
CORE Group Founding Committee Member and First Chair of the Board of Directors
Professor of Global Health, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

Ellen Vor der Bruegge
CORE Group Founding Committee Member and First Secretary of the Board of Directors
Technical/Training Consultant

Victor Pacifique Rwandarwacu, MD
CORE Group GHPC 2019 Pitch Challenge Winner
Co-Founder of Devie Health Innovators (DHI)
Clinical Research Coordinator for the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation-funded DYNAMIC Project, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute

Innocent Grant
CORE Group Member
Program Officer at Young and Alive Initiative in Tanzania Gender Studies student at Mwalimu Nyerere Memorial Academy

Janine Schooley
CORE Group Board Member (Secretary from 2002 to 2011 and At-Large Member since 2014)

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