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  • , Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD




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  • , Jeremy Hunt, Secretary of State for Health, United Kingdom, and Chair of the 2017 OECD Health Ministerial Meeting

  • , Stefano Scarpetta

  • , Mark Pearson

  • , Francesca Colombo

  • , Jilian Oderkirk and Elettra Ronchi

  • , Martin Wenzl and Elias Mossialos, London School of Economics and Political Science

  • , Olivia Wigzell, Director General, National Board of Health and Welfare, Sweden

  • , Xavier Prats Monné, Director-General for Health and Food Safety, European Commission

  • , Nicole Denjoy, Secretary General of COCIR and Chair of the BIAC Health Committee

  • , Jocelyne Cabanal, Member of the Executive Committee, Confédération Française Démocratique du Travail (CFDT), France
  • , Tim Muir

  • , Interview with David Blumenthal, President and CEO, The Commonwealth Fund

  • , Jonathan Skinner, Geisel School of Medicine and Department of Economics, Dartmouth, and Amitabh Chandra, Harvard Kennedy School of Government, Harvard

  • , Felicia M Knaul, Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences at the Miller School of Medicine, and Director, Miami Institute for the Americas, and Afsan Bhadelia, Visiting Scientist, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

  • , Dr Samir K. Sinha, Director of Geriatrics, Sinai Health System and the University Health Network Hospitals
  • , Judith Shamian, President, International Council of Nurses

  • , Claire MacDonald

  • Rory Clarke and Claire MacDonald


  • , HRH Prince Michael of Kent


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  • Recent speeches by Angel Gurría; List of OECD Ambassadors

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