GHLP: Global Health Leadership Program

Intensive Lecture Series

During the three-month lecture series, provides a 3-hour evening lecture once weekly, inviting world-leading experts. Students learn about social innovation and global health issues directly from those who have been actively working to solve them and come to understand what leadership means through living examples. also offers classes for the development of practical skills such as problem solving, effective writing, and presentation delivery.

Guest lecturers

Lectures on Leadership

Lectures on Global Health

Dr.-Lobsang-Sangay

Dr. Lobsang Sangay
Prime Minister of the Tibetan Government
-in-Exile (Dec. 15, 2010)

 

Dr.-Tachi-Yamada-

Dr. Tachi Yamada
Former President, Global Health Program,
Gates Foundation (June 25, 2011)

Dr.-Jamil-Mahuad

Dr. Jamil Mahuad
Former President of Equador (Jan 12, 2011)

Dr.-Richard-Cash

Dr. Richard Cash
Senior Lecturer, Harvard School of Public Health
(May 18, 2011)

 

Dr.-Joan-Goldsmith

Dr. Joan Goldsmith
Founder, Cambridge College (Dec 22, 2010)

 

Dr.-Kiyoshi-Kurokawa

Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa
Chairman, Health and Global Policy Institute
(June 8, 2011)

 

Mr.-Motohisa-Furukawa

Mr. Motohisa Furukawa
Minister for National Policy, and
for Economic and Fiscal Policy (June 29, 2011)

 

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Dr. Hozumi
Senior Technical Advisor
PATH

  

 

Curriculum

Date Class contents Lecturer(s)
Lectures
April 5 Sat Opening: Introduction to GLP
 
Global Health Introduction
 
Alumni Sharing Experiences
Looking Inward: Personal Development
Finding Your Own Leadership Capacity: PartⅠ
Mariko Gakiya (GLP Director)
 
Kenji Shibuya (GLP Chair)
 
Mariko Gakiya
April 9 Wed Global Health 101 Suwit Wibulpolprasert (Vice Chair, International Health Policy Program Foundation, Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Foundation)
 
Kenji Shibuya
April 16 Wed Systems, Systems Thinking and Innovation Dairiku Hozumi (Senior Technical Advisor, PATH)
April 19 Sat
 
April 20 Sun
The Art and Science of Communication
Workshop

 
Alumni Sharing Experiences
Looking Inward: Personal Development
Finding Your Own Leadership Capacity PartⅡ
John Vigil (Communication and American Legal Specialist)
 
Mariko Gakiya
April 23 Wed Public Private Partnership Talk
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Social Innovation Framing
Tadataka Yamada (Chief Medical & Scientific Officer, Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited. Former President of Global Health Program, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, GLP Chairman of the board)
 
Makoto Kawakami (GLP), Hirofumi Yokoi (GLP)
May 7 Wed Int`l Business Strategy for Innovation Ishtiaq Pasha Mahmood
(Associate Professor, National University of Singapore/Adjunct Professor, IMD)
May 9 Fri Entrepreneurship, Social Innovation & Leadership: The Critical Elements of a Successful Inclusive Society Linda Bernardi (Author, Technology Provocateur, Entrepreneur/ex-CEO, Strategist, Investor, Lecturer and Board Member)
May 14 Wed Participatory Decision-Making (PDM)
Imagination to Innovation: Future of Japan
Sam Kaner (Executive Director, Community at Work)
May 17 Sat PDM Workshop Sam Kaner
May 21 Wed Interim Presentation Sam Kaner
 
Makoto Kawakami,
Hirofumi Yokoi
May 28 Wed Creation of Life and Career
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Symposium
(Social Innovation for Inclusive Society: “Beyond Capitalism”)
Mark Moody-Stuart (Founder and Chairman, Foundation for the UN Global Compact/Former Chairman of Shell/President of the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (1997-2008)/ Chairman of the Global Business Coalition for HIV/AIDS, TB and Malaria (2002-2011). Co-Chair of the G8 Task Force on Renewable Energy (2000)
Judy Moody-Stuart (Trustee/Board, The Wakefield Trust)
 
Mark Moody-Stuart
 
Iyabo Obasanjo (Former Senator and Chair of the Senate Health Committee, Distinguished Fellow at African Presidential Center, Boston University)
 
Tri Mumpuni (Ashoka Fellow/ Founder of IBEKA)
June 4 Wed Career Session for Young Professional
 
 
Looking Outward: Evolution of Leadership Theory
 
Development in Africa and Leadership Challenge
Sayako Kanamori (Chief Health Officer, JIGH)
 
Mariko Gakiya
 
 
Iyabo Obasanjo
June 11 Web Looking Forward: Global Leadership
Creating Well-Being of Public Life
Mariko Gakiya
 
Cedza Dlamini
(UN Spokesperson for Millennium Development,  CEO of Ubuntu Institute, Prince of Swaziland, Nelson Mandela Family )
June 14 Sat Looking Forward: Organization Management and Change Mariko Gakiya
June 18 Wed Looking Forward: World History and New Era of Asian Leadership Sugata Bose
(Gardiner Professor of Oceanic History and Affairs, Harvard University)
June 25 Wed Group Project in Social Innovation
(Student presentation)
GLP Faculty
June 28 Sat Graduation for the class of 2013
 
 
 
 
 
 
GHLP/GLP Alumni Event
Jun Kawakami (President, GE Health Care Japan )
 
Stefan Noreen (Senior Adviser, Office of the President of the University of Tokyo)
 
GHLP/GLP students -2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Date Class contents Lecturer(s)
Lectures
April 6 Sat Opening: Program Overview, Introduction to Human Development
Global Health 101 – Part 1
Personal Effectiveness and Team Dynamics
Dr. Mariko Gakiya, Faculty Director, , The University of Tokyo
Dr. Kenji Shibuya, Professor, , The University of Tokyo
Ms. Satoko Gibbs, Executive coach, Trainer
April 10 Wed Career Seminar and Internship Preparation
Health Equity and Development of Global Health Professionals
Dr. Sayako Kanamori, Chief Health officer, JIGH
Ms. Mami Sato, Secretary General, SHAREMs. Bjorg Palsdottir, Co-Founder and Executive Director, Training for Health Equity Network: THEnet
April 17 Wed Global Health 101 – Part 2 Dr. Kenji Shibuya
April 20 Sat Foundations of Effective Communication Mr. John Vigil, Communication and American Legal Specialist
Dr. Mariko Gakiya
April 24 Wed Internship Experience. Alumni Sharing Knowledge
Economic Foundation in Global Health
Introduction to Policy Briefs
GHLP 2012 students
Dr. Tetsushi Sonobe, Professor and Executive Advisor to the President, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies
faculty
May 8 Wed 21st century’s Thinking Paradigm:   Truth and the Citizenship Dr. David Perkins, Professor, Harvard University
May 9 Thu Special Lecture on Public-Private Partnerships Dr. Tadataka Yamada, Member of the Board, Chief Medical & Scientific Officer, Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited.
May 12 Sun Special Symposium
The Future of Learning Innovation: Evolution, Revolution and What’s Next?
Dr. David Perkins, Professor, Harvard University
Dr. Manabu Sato, Professor Emeritus, The University of Tokyo, Professor, Gakushuin University, Faculty of Letters
May 15 Wed Introduction to Product Development Partnership (PDP) Dr. Michael Free, Senior Advisor Emeritus, PATH
Dr. Dairiku Hozumi, Senior Advisor, PATH
May 18 Sat PDP Presentation and Symposium Dr. Michael Free, Senior Advisor Emeritus, PATH
Dr. Dairiku Hozumi, Senior Advisor, PATH
Dr. YiWu Hu, Senior Program Officer, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Mr. Raja Rao, Senior Program Officer, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
May 22 Wed Innovation Speaker
Policy Brief Competition
Mr. Toshihiro Nakamura, Co-founder and CEO, Kopernik
faculty
May 29 Wed Introduction to Negotiation/CR/DS Dr. Jiro Tamura, Professor, Faculty of Law, Keio University
Dr. Mariko Gakiya
June 2 Public Narrative Workshop Dr. Marshall Ganz, Harvard Kennedy School
June 3 Symposium: “Leading Social Change” Dr. Marshall Ganz, Harvard Kennedy School
Mr. Makoto Yuasa, Executive Director, Independent Life Support Center (MOYAI)
Mr. Hiroki, Komazaki, Founder & President, NPO, Florence
June 12 Wed Policy Brief Presentation faculty
June 19 Wed Global Governance Dr. Takashi Shiraishi, President, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies
June 26 Wed Summary Lecture Dr. Kenji Shibuya
Dr. Mariko Gakiya
Date Class contents Lecturer(s)
Preparatory Sessions
Apr 11 Introduction to Problem Solving Ms. Mayuka Yamazaki
Ms. Naoko Jinjo
GHLP Project Associate Professor
Apr 14 Personal Effectiveness Workshop Ms. Satoko Gibbs
Executive coach, certified MBTI trainer
Apr 18 Becoming a More Effective Writer Dr. John O’dea
Lecturer, The University of Tokyo
May 16 Paradigm Changes in Healthcare
Group Project Presentation
Dr. Yuji Yamamoto
CEO/Founder, Minacare Co.
Lectures
Apr 25 Leadership and Innovation in
Global Health
Dr. Tachi Yamada
Director, Chief Scientific/Medical Officer, Takeda Pharmaceutical
Former President, Global Health Program, Gates Foundation
May 9 Art of Leadership EducationGlobal Health 101 Dr. Mariko Gakiya
GHLP Faculty Director
Dr. Kenji Shibuya
GHLP Faculty Chairn
May 26-27 Leadership for Global HealthResolving Conflicts at Work Dr. Joan Goldsmith
Life Trustee and Founder,
Cambridge College
Dr. Kenneth Cloke
Founder and First President,
Mediators Beyond Borders
May 30 System Sciences and Global
Competencies
Dr. Hideo Owan
Professor, Institute of Social
Science, The University of Tokyo
June 6 Recasting the European Union Dr. Jacques Rupnik
Director of Research, CERI,
Sciences Po
June 13 Product Development Partnership Dr. Dai Hozumi
Senior Technical Advisor, PATH
June 20 Art Workshop “EGAKU” White Ship Co.
Mr. Kuni Yazawa, Artist
Ms. Kimi Hasebe, CEO
June 23 Design Innovations in Healthcare Ms. Alison Wang
CEO/Founder, Integral Design LLC
June 27 WHO Role in Maternal Health Dr Quazi Monirul Islam
Director, Health System and Development, WHO
June 30 GHLP 2011 Commencement Mr. Haruo Naito
CEO, Eisai Co.
Date Class contents Lecturer(s)
May 11 Welcome and introduction
System Thinking
Dr. Kenji Shibuya and
Dr. Mariko Gakiya
GHLP Faculty Chair and Director
Dr. Joe Hsueh, System Dynamics Group, MIT Sloan School of Management
May 14 Art Workshop #1 White Ship (an art company)
May 18 Lecture on global health: ORT
in Bangladesh
Dr. Richard Cash, Senior Lecturer
Harvard School of Public Health
May 25 Problem solving basics and
communication
Mayuka Yamazaki and Naoko Jinjo,
GHLP Fellows
June 1 Lecture on global health: Global
politics of malaria
Dr. Arata Kochi,
Former senior officer at WHO
June 8 How to become a truly global talent Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa, Chairman, Health and Global Policy
Institute
June 15 Lecture on global health: How to
frame “global agenda”
Dr. Dai Hozumi,
Senior Technical Advisor, PATH
Institute
June 18 Art Workshop #2 White Ship
June 22 Lecture on leadership and history Dr. Sugata Bose, Professor
Harvard University
June 25 GHLP 2010 Commencement Dr. Tachi Yamada,
President, Global Health Program,
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
June 29 Wrap-up session
Special session
Dr. Kenji Shibuya and
Dr. Mariko Gakiya
GHLP Faculty Chair and Director Hon. Motohisa Furukawa, member of the House of Representatives
Date Class contents Lecturer(s)
Dec 1 Welcome introduction: Global trends in Global Health and Leadership Education Dr. Kenji Shibuya and
Dr. Mariko Gakiya
GHLP Faculty Chair and Director
Dr. Joe Hsueh, System Dynamics Group, MIT Sloan School of Management
Dec 1 Tutorial: Preparation for Internship: Critical Thinking, Communication, Presentation, Memo Writing Mayuka Yamazaki,
GHLP Fellow
Dec 8 Critical Thinking and Problem Solving, Cognition and Language Acquisition Dr. Mark Langager,
Senior Associate Professor of Education, International Christian University
Dec 13 Career Seminar #1 Dr. Osamu Kunii,
UNICEF Chief of the Child Survival Programme in Somalia
Dec 15 Nexus between Public Narrative and Track II Diplomacy Dr. Lobsang Sangay,
Senior Fellow/ Lecturer at Harvard Law School (Prime Minister of the Tibetan government)
Dec 22 Career Seminar #2 Mr. Kazuo Tase,
Acting Director, United Nations Information Center, Islamabad
Mr. Tetsuo Kondo,
Country Director, UNDP in Chad
Dec 22 Leading and Resolving Conflicts for Effective Global Health Initiatives Dr. Kenneth Cloke,
President, Mediators Beyond Borders
Dr. Joan Goldsmith,
Life Trustee and Founder
Cambridge College
2011
Jan 12
Peaceweaving Over Tiwintza: An international leader’s journey exploring rational & emotional negotiations Dr. Jamil Mahuad,
Honorable fellow, Harvard Kennedy School ~ Former President of Ecuador
2011
Jan 19
Rise and Fall of Diarrhea Disease Control Program: a case study of a global health agenda setting Dr. Dai Hozumi,
Senior Technical Advisor, PATH
2011
Jan 26
Leadership and Wrap-up Dr. Shunichi Murata,
Director, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Tokyo Office