The Milken Institute SPH at George Washington University today announced that the Sumner M. Redstone Global Center for Prevention and Wellness recently received an $800,000 grant from The Kresge Foundation for its Building Community Resilience (BCR) initiative.
On June 1, 2017 President Trump decided to withdraw the United States from the historic Paris climate accord. Lynn R. Goldman, MD, Dean of Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University, issued this statement on the decision.
Japan expects the U.S. to rejoin TPP and is only "pretending" to negotiate a bilateral deal, a Milken Institute Asia fellow said.
The Milken Institute School of Public Health (Milken Institute SPH) at the George Washington University has named Anita Monoian as the 2017 Geiger Gibson Program Distinguished Visitor. Monoian is the president and chief executive officer of the Yakima Neighborhood Health Services, a health center based in Washington State. Show More Summary
Cross-posted by TomDispatch.com Wilbur Ross put the matter... well, mouth-wateringly. At a Milken Institute Global Conference in California, the commerce secretary recalled how President Trump was hosting a dinner for China’s president,...Show More Summary
A new three-year gift from the RCHN Community Health Foundation (RCHN CHF), of more than $1 million, will support the Geiger Gibson Program at the Milken Institute School of Public Health (Milken Institute SPH) at George Washington University.
I highly recommend watching my Milken Institute panel last week: Or, alternatively, at least [read the transcript]—but watching is better. The panel is worth watching and reflecting upon and not just because of the ideas discussed....Show More Summary
At the Milken Institute Global Conference yesterday, CBS CEO Les Moonves spoke about the forthcoming Star Trek: Discovery. Moonves was talking about...
Reese Witherspoon is all smiles as she speaks on stage during the Milken Institute Global Conference on Wednesday (May 3) at The Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. The 41-year-old Big Little Lies actress was joined by former Vice President Joe Biden where he shared that he is continuing his global cancer research initiative. [...]
Milken Institute: _Globalization in the Crosshairs_: Tuesday, May 2, 2017 / 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm: Beverly Hills Ballroom Moderator: Gillian Tett, U.S. Managing Editor, Financial Times Steven Ciobo, Minister for Trade, Tourism, and Investment, Australia J. Show More Summary
At Late Night, the final May 1 session of the Milken Institute Global Conference at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, the evening’s host David Foster left the stage and walked over to Michael Milken, who was seated in the third row. “How’s the day been going so far?” the 16-time Grammy winner...
Pimco intends to spend on hiring and technology to become better, the company's new CEO said Monday during the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills.
Speaking at the Milken Institute Global Conference on Monday, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross recalled the scene at Mar-a-Lago on April 6, when the summit with Chinese President Xi Jinping was interrupted by the strike on Syria. "Just as dessert was being served, the president explained to Mr. Show More Summary
Former Gov. Jeb Bush (R-FL) can’t resist a few jabs at President Donald Trump‘s lack of knowledge about basic American facts. While at the Milken Institute’s Global Conference in Los Angeles Tuesday, Bush repeated his only praise for Trump, that he’s “made some good...
Gene Maddaus at Variety: Wilbur Ross Says Syria Missile Strike Was 'After-Dinner Entertainment' at Mar-a-Lago.Speaking at the Milken Institute Global Conference on Monday, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross recalled the scene at Mar-a-Lago...Show More Summary
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross Monday characterized the U.S. airstrikes on Syria early in April as “after-dinner entertainment” for President Donald Trump, while speaking Monday at the Milken Institute Global Conference at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California. During the speech, Ross...
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross made an appearance at the Milken Institute Global Conference Monday. The commerce secretary’s presence makes sense at the little Beverly Hills clambake, which Bloomberg described as: “Four thousand of the...Show More Summary
Donald Trump’s Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said the president’s decision to launch 59 missiles at a Syrian air base was made “in lieu of after-dinner entertainment,” Variety reports. Ross made the comment at the Milken Institute Global Conference on Monday, prompting the audience to laugh. “Just...
LOS ANGELES – The World Bank president Jim Yong Kim said about two-thirds of jobs in the developing world may be lost due to automation. Kim made the comments during a presentation on May 1 at t he Milken Institute Global ConferenceShow More Summary
LOS ANGELES – Hedge fund billionaire Ken Griffin said he finds US infrastructure a disgrace. Speaking at the Milken Institute Global Conference held at the Beverly Hilton, Griffin described how he finds driving in Chicago, where his fund, $26 billion Citadel, is based. "It’s a borderline third world country," he said. Show More Summary