Joel Lamstein

Date:  Wednesday, February 23

Time:  12:00 noon to 1:00 pm

Location:  The Castle, 225 Bay State Road

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Joel Lamstein is co-founder and president of John Snow Inc (JSI), an international public health consulting group, and he is also president of World Education, a nonprofit organization working to improve people’s lives around the world. He has been a member of the board of directors of the Global Health Council since 2004 and served as acting president and chief executive officer of the Council from February to July 2009.  In 2010, he was appointed to a two year term as head of the Global Health Council.

Lamstein is also a senior lecturer at the Harvard School of Public Health and sits on the dean’s advisory committees of the University of Michigan and Boston University schools of public health. He received his BS from the University of Michigan, and attended the Sloan School of Management at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.  In 2009, Lamstein was selected as the recipient of the Lewis Family Foundation CEO Social Leadership Award, given by the Boston Business Journal.