Week Overview

DateSchedule
Thursday, May 235:55pm: Depart from Washington Dulles
Friday, May 247:35am: Arrive in Amsterdam
(TRAVEL DAY)12:00pm: depart for Kuala Lumpur
Saturday, May 256:20am: Arrive in Kuala Lumpur Airport
(TRAVEL DAY)5:45pm: Meet at Gobo Chit Chat Restaurant, Level 5
6-7pm: Study Tour Dinner
Gobo Chit Chat Restaurant, Traders Hotel
7-8pm: Welcome and Week Overview
Traders Club Lounge, Traders Hotel Level 32
Re-group after travel and discuss the activities and main objectives for each day of the trip
Sunday, May 268-9am: Breakfast
Gobo Chit Chat Restaurant, Traders Hotel Level 5
9:30am: Meet outside Trader’s Club Lounge, Level 32
10am-12pm: The Global Health Landscape
Traders Club Lounge, Traders Hotel Level 32
Roundtable on the importance of investing in the different sectors of global health
12-1:25pm: Lunch
Gobo Chit Chat Restaurant, Traders Hotel Level 5
1:30-3pm: Regional Briefing on Health in South and Southeast Asia
Traders Club Lounge, Traders Hotel Level 32
Briefing by regional experts on the health status of countries in South and Southeast Asia, with a special focus on maternal and child health
3-3:25pm: Coffee Break
3:30-5pm: U.S. Global Health Engagement: Trends and Opportunities
Traders Club Lounge, Traders Hotel Level 32
This will be a roundtable of policy and advocacy experts discussing the fundamentals of U.S. government engagement and priorities in global health
5:45pm: Meet in Lobby/Main Entrance to walk to Mandarin Oriental Hotel
6-8pm: Confronting Global Health Challenges Together: MSH & PSI Partner Event
Diamond Ballroom, Mandarin Oriental Hotel
With U.S. Ambassador Paul Jones and other U.S. government officials and special guests Barbara Bush, CEO of Global Health Corps/PSI Board Member and Mandy Moore, Global Ambassador for PSI (refreshments provided)
Monday, May 276:30-7:15am: Breakfast
Gobo Chit Chat Restaurant, Traders Hotel, Level 5
7:15am: Meet in Lobby/Main Entrance to travel to Putrajaya
7:30-8:30am: Travel to Putrajaya
8:45-10am: Briefing with Host Country Officials
Family Health Development Division (FHDD), Ministry of Health, Putrajaya
Briefing by officials of the Malaysian Ministry of Health on the investments in and success of the Malaysian healthcare system
10:15am-1pm: Site Visit: Putrajaya Health Clinic
Putrajaya (Lunch provided)
Tour of an integrated family health clinic with Malaysian Government officials
1-2pm: Travel to Kuala Lumpur
5-7pm: Lemonade & Satays Reception
Exhibit Hall, Convention Center
5:45pm: Meet in Lobby/Main Entrance to walk to Mandarin Oriental Hotel
6-8pm: Group Dinner and Global Health Discussion
Tuesday, May 287-8:00am: Breakfast
Gobo Chit Chat Restaurant, Traders Hotel Level 5
8:15am: Meet in Lobby/Front Entrance to walk to Convention Center
8:30am-6pm: Women Deliver Conference: “Investing in Girls and Women”
Convention Center (connected to Traders Hotel)
12pm: Meet at MSH Booth in Exhibition Hall to travel to Grand Hyatt Hotel
1-2pm: Luncheon with First Lady of Malaysia
Grand Hyatt Hotel
2-6pm: Women Deliver Conference: “Investing in Girls and Women”
Convention Center (connected to Traders Hotel)
6:15pm: Meet in Lobby/Main Entrance to walk to Prince Hotel
6:30-8:30pm: Study Tour Dinner Panel: “Delivering MNCH Services in Fragile and Post Conflict States”
Prince Room 8, Prince Hotel
Experts present on challenges faced and success achieved in the delivery of maternal, newborn, child health and reproductive services in fragile states, then time for questions
Wednesday, May 297:30-8:30am: Breakfast
Gobo Chit Chat Restaurant, Traders Hotel Level 5
8:30am: Meet in Lobby/Main Entrance to travel to U.S. Embassy
9-10am: Briefing with US Embassy Officials
US Embassy, Kuala Lumpur
10am-6:30pm: Women Deliver Conference: “Reducing Unmet Need to Contraception”
Convention Center (connected to Traders Hotel)
Conference program will feature over 100 sessions including high-level plenaries, concurrent panels, special lunch dialogues with global leaders, and side and evening events
12-1pm: Lunch Briefing with WHO Officials
6:45pm: Meet in Lobby/Main Entrance to walk to Grand Hyatt Hotel
7-9pm: Impact Awards Reception
Grand Ballroom 2, Grand Hyatt Hotel
Invite-only ceremony to honor individuals from an array of sectors integral to global women’s health efforts. Special guests include Barbara Bush, CEO of Global Health Corps/PSI Board Member and Mandy Moore, Global Ambassador for PSI
Thursday, May 308-8:45am: Breakfast
Gobo Chit Chat Restaurant, Traders Hotel Level 5
8:50am: Meet in Lobby/Main Entrance to walk to Convention Center
9am-5:30pm: Women Deliver Conference: “Looking to 2015 and Beyond”
Convention Center (connected to Traders Hotel)
Conference program will feature over 100 sessions including high-level plenaries, concurrent panels, special lunch dialogues with global leaders, and side and evening events
2:45pm: Meet at MSH Booth, Exhibition Hall 5
3-3:30pm: Meeting with Melinda Gates and Chris Elias, The Gates Foundation
Exhibit Hall 5, Hospitality Room 5
5:45pm: Meet in Lobby/Main Entrance to drive to Sao Nam Restaurant
6-8pm: Study Tour Dinner Panel: Interactive Dinner Discussion: “Smells Like Teen Spirit – A Look at the Role and Importance of Youth in Global Development Efforts”
Sao Nam Restaurant
Facilitated by youth leaders, this interactive dinner discussion will explore the importance of focusing on youth in global health and development efforts
Friday, May 318-8:45am: Breakfast
Gobo Chit Chat Restaurant, Traders Hotel Level 5
8:50am: Meet in Lobby/Main Entrance to travel to Seremban
9-10am: Travel to Seremban
10am-1pm: Site Visit: Negeri Sembilan Family Planning Association
Seremban (lunch provided)
Tour of an NGO health clinic and youth center with Malaysian Government officials
1-2pm: Travel to Melaka
2:00-4:00pm: Site Visit: Reproductive Health Association Melaka Clinic and Youth Program
Melaka (light refreshments)
Tour of health clinic and youth program with Malaysian Government officials
4-6pm: Travel to Kuala Lumpur
6-7pm: Dinner on own
7:55pm: Meet in Lobby/Main Entrance to travel to airport
11:20pm: Depart Kuala Lumpur
Saturday, June 16:00am: Arrive in Amsterdam; 12:40pm: depart for U.S.
(TRAVEL DAY)3:10pm: Arrive at Washington Dulles