AfroPHC South Africa has managed to engage Dr Kara Hanson, chair of the The Lancet Global Health Commission on financing primary health care: putting people at the centre. She will speak on an overview of the Lancet Report at the monthly meeting of the AfroPHC South Africa Chapter: 2-4pm Friday 13 May 2022.
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Dr Kara Hanson
Kara Hanson is Professor of Health System Economics and Dean of the Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. She has over 30 years’ experience in health economics research, focusing on low- and middle-income countries, particularly in Africa and Asia. She has spent extended periods working in Africa and has led several large multi-partner, cross-regional research programs. Her research interests include health care financing, the operation of healthcare markets, human resources, and the economics of delivering priority health interventions. She chaired the recent Lancet Global Health Commission on Financing PHC.