On June 16, Friends of the Global Fight Against AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (Friends), CARE International, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW), and Global Health Council (GHC) hosted a web-based briefing aimed at a Capitol Hill and policy audience on the health needs of women and girls globally.

Watch the full video of the event here:

Featured Speaker: Rep. Lois Frankel


  • Chris Collins – President, Friends of the Global Fight


  • Loyce Pace – President & Executive Director, Global Health Council


  • Dr. Angeli Achrekar – Principal Deputy Coordinator, Office of the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator and Global Health Diplomacy, U.S. Department of State
  • Roopa Dhatt – Co Founder and Executive Director, Women in Global Health
  • Janet Fleischman – Senior Associate, CSIS Global Health Policy Center
  • Jen Kates – Senior Vice President and Director of Global Health & HIV Policy, Kaiser Family Foundation
  • Maurine Murenga – Board Member, Communities Delegation, Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

See highlights from the event on Twitter here.