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GHF2006 – PS23 – Research Networks in Partnership

Session outline Parallel session PS23, Friday, September 1 2006, 14:00-15:30 Chair(s): Eduardo Gotuzzo, Peru, Dominique Sprumont, Switzerland A Short Overview of the KFPE and an Introduction to the Session Jon-Andri Lys, Commission for Research Partnership with Developing Countries, KFPE, Bern, Switzerland   An Overview of the TRREE for Africa Profect Marie Hirtle, Biotika Inc., Mont-Royal, Canada  Research Ethics in […]

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GHF2006 – PS20 – Gender, Sexual & Reproductive Health: Access Issues

Session outline Parallel session 20, Friday, September 1 2006, 14:00-15:30 Chair(s): Mary Anne Burke, Switzerland, Priscilla Daniel, India Microfinance and Health Intermediation  K. Narendar, Chief Executive, DHAN Foundation, Madurai, India Micro-credit Financing and Impact on Female Genital Mutilation Berhane Ras-Work, NGO, Inter-African Committee on Traditional Practices Affecting the Health of Women and Children, Geneva, Switzerland Mainstreaming Gender-Based Analysis of […]

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GHF2006 – LS02 – Access to Safe Healthcare

Session Outline Lunch Session LS02, Friday, September 1 2006, 12:30-13:45 Chair(s): Didier Pittet, Switzerland, Liam Donaldson, UK Patient Safety: A Global Challenge Liam Donaldson, Chair of the WHO World Alliance for Patient Safety, Chief Medical Officer for England, UK  The role of the Informed and Involved Patient in Access to Safe Healthcare: The Power of Partnerships Susan […]

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GHF2006 – LS01- Improving Access to Quality Medicines: Health Partnerships for the Developing World and the Fight against Counterfeiting

The availability of quality and non-counterfeit drugs is an essential part of any health care delivery service. This session presented the audience with information related to the expansion of private-public partnerships (PPPs) for the development of safe drugs and of drugs for neglected diseases.

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GHF2006 – PS18 – Access to Health for People with Disability:A Right or a Favour?

Session outline Parallel session PS18, Friday, September 1 2006, 11:00-12:30 Chair(s): Félix Bollman, Switzerland, Pierre Perrin, Switzerland Reduced Access to Health for People with Disability: An Overview of Causes for an Effective Environmental and Human Rights Approach Patrick Fourgeyrollas, Institut de Réadaptation en Déficience Physique de Québec – IRDPQ, Québec, Canada  People with Disabilities at Times of Disaster […]

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GHF2006 – PS17 Challenges in Long-Term Drug Delivery (HIV & TB)

Session Outline Parallel session, Friday, September 1 2006, 11:00-12:30 Chair(s): Bernard Hirschel, Switzerland, Alexandra Calmy, Switzerland Sustainable Financing and HIV, Malaria, TB Control Michel Kazatchkine, Ambassador on HIV/AIDS and Transmissible Diseases; Director, National Agency for Research on AIDS, Paris, France  Long-Term Challenges for ARV Programmes on the African Continent: Experience from Southern Africa  Eric Goemaere, Médecins sans frontières […]

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