The Health and Environmental Sciences Institute (HESI) held its 2014 Annual Meeting on 10-12 June 2014 at the Westin Hotel, 2350 M St NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA.
The HESI Annual Meeting featured presentations and events that celebrated HESI’s past, present, and future, including engaging lectures from some of our most influential thought leaders over the years. Participants learned about innovative collaborations across the NGO, academic, government, and industrial sectors to improve human health and the environment; discussed proposals that would benefit from HESI’s multi-sector collaborative approach; and explored the promise and challenges of continuing HESI’s rich history of innovative parterships and achieving scientific impact.
The Program Book for the 2014 HESI Annual Meeting:
HESI CITE ‘Mini-symposium’: Creating Scientific Impact & Innovation Through Effective Collaborations
The CSSI Apporoach to Innovative Teams
Resource Use – Spurring Efficient Innovation through CrowdSourcing – The Harvard Catalyst Model
HESI Opening Science Plenary: 25 Years of Positive Impact on Science and Health
A Perspective on HESI’s Scientific Committees
Science Session: Bridging Technical Disciplines & Scientific Partners for Improved Human & Environmental Health: Perspectives from Nonprofit Thought Leaders
HESI Emerging Issues Session
Proposals for Consideration by HESI Constituency