GHF2012 – Programme Overview

GHF2012 - Welcome message

Wednesday, 18 April 2012

09:00 10:30 Plenary
PL01 Chronic Disease Burden: Balancing Prevention and Care
10:30
11:00
Coffee Break/Marketplace
NCD Café 01 Improving Access to Healthcare
11:00 12:30 Parallel Sessions
PS01 Cardiovascular Disease: Advocacy to Action PS02 Health System Research and Chronic Conditions PS03 Health Workers Perceptions: Role and Challenges PS04 Access to Medicines World Café I Balancing Prevention and Care
12:30 14:00 Lunch Sessions
LS01 SDC Social Accountability in Action: Engaging Communities in Health Services LS02 NCD Café Partners' Lunch Session - Getting it Right: Collaborative NCD Partnerships
14:00 15:30 Parallel Sessions
PS05 Tobacco Control & Prevention PS06 Physical activity: Trends, Measures and Promotion PS07 School Based Interventions
to Tackle NCDs
PS08 Global Health Education PS09 Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Emergencies
15:30
16:00
Coffee Break/Marketplace
NCD Café 02 mHealth Based Solutions for Diabetes
16:00 17:30 Parallel Sessions
PS10 How to Motivate the Patient to Change? PS11 E-health: No Evaluation, No Scale-Up PS12 Universal Coverage & Chronic Diseases: A Mandatory Convergence PS13 Clinical Pathways for Chronic Conditions World Café II Redesigning Healthcare Services for Chronic Diseases
17:30
17:45
Break
17:45
19:15
Official Opening Ceremony of the Geneva Health Forum 2012

Thursday, 19 April 2012

09:00 10:30 Plenary
PL02 Redesigning Healthcare Services for Chronic Diseases: Beyond Silos
10:30
11:00
Coffee Break/Marketplace
NCD Café 03 Health System Capacity Building
11:00 12:30 Parallel Sessions
PS14 Sickle Cell Disease: A 360° view of a Chronic Condition PS15 Building Mental Health Services PS16 The Chronicity of HIV/AIDS PS17 Matters of the Heart: Cardiology PS18 Beating Cancer
12:30 14:00 Lunch Sessions
LS03 Follow up on the High Level Meeting on NCDs LS04 IFPMA Lunch Session – NCD Prevention – Pragmatic Solutions with Impact LS05 Schistosomiasis -  New Perspectives for Elimination of a Chronic Disease
14:00 15:30 Plenary
PL03 Innovation & Inclusion for Chronic Diseases: Beyond the Hype
15:30
16:00
Coffee Break/Marketplace
NCD Café 04 Training and Education of Health Care Practitioners
16:00 17:30 Parallel Sessions
PS19 Innovators in Practice I PS20 Air Pollution and Chronic Respiratory Diseases PS21 The Power of Empowerment: the Case of Diabetes PS22  Quality of Healthcare and Chronic Conditions World café III Intersectoral Action on The Social Determinants of Health
17:30
17:45
Break
17:45 19:15 Plenary
PL04 Urban Planning, Development and Non-Communicable Diseases: Innovative Experiences

Friday, 20 April 2012

09:00 10:30 Plenary
PL05 Food Systems, Globalization & Chronic Diseases: Overcoming Policy Cacophony?
10:30
11:00
Coffee Break/Marketplace
NCD Café 05 Leveraging Existing Platforms
11:00 12:30 Parallel Sessions
PS23 Chagas Disease: Neglected, Global, Chronic PS24 Refugees, Conflicts and Access PS25 Chronic Conditions:  Challenges for Hospitals PS26 Innovators in Practice II World café IV Chronic Diseases and Sustainable Development
12:30 14:00 Lunch Sessions
LS06 National & Global NCD
Platforms: The Best Way Forward
LS07 Nestlé Nutrition Institute Satellite Symposium: Foods, Meals and Obesity Prevention
13:30-14:00
NCD Café 06 Addressing NCDs through the Life course
14:00 15:30 Parallel Sessions
PS27
Therapeutic Education
PS28 Chronic Conditions during Humanitarian Emergencies PS29 Migrants and Chronic Conditions PS30 Chronic Rheumatic Conditions, Physiotherapy &
Rehabilitation
PS31 A Gender Lens to Chronic
Conditions
15:30
15:45
Break
15:45 17:15 Plenary
PL06 Closing Session – Chronic Diseases: A Primer for a Sustainable Future?

Last updated: Sunday 15.04.2012 17:13

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