14:00 15:30 PS34 THURSDAY, 17 APRIL 2014 ROOM: MOTTA Malaria Integration in the Post-MDG Agenda MODERATOR: Dr. Susanna Hausmann Muela Senior Health Advisor, Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, Switzerland SPEAKERS: Dr. Roset Bahmanyar Global Programme Head, Malaria and Leprocy, Novartis Foundation for Sustainable Development, Switzerland Dr. Silvia Ferazzi Technical Officer, Roll Back Malaria Partnership, […]
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Dr. Marie-Claude Bottineau Pediatrician, Neonatology, Pediatrics Intensive Care, MSF CH, Geneva, Switzerland Dr. Bottineau is a French Pediatrician with a DESS in Neonatology, a competency in Pediatrics Intensive Care and a Master Degree in Public Health and Tropical Medicine. She did the first part of her carrier working in General and University Hospitals in France […]
10:45 12:15 PS05 TUESDAY, 15 APRIL 2014 ROOM: 13 Health Services Integration and Disease Control Programmes MODERATOR: Marianne Pirard, MD Educational Coordinator of the Public Health department, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium SPEAKERS: Amina Essolbi, MD, MPH, Senior lecturer Ecole Nationale de Santé Publique, Rabat, Morocco Basile Keugoung, MD, MPH, PhD student, Ministry of […]
10:45 12:15 PS16 WEDNESDAY, 16 APRIL 2014 ROOM: 3 Unpacking Health Systems Through System Thinking MODERATOR: Dr. Taghreed Adam, MD, Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research (HSR), Health Systems and Innovation (HIS), World Health Organization, Switzerland SPEAKERS: Evaluating Systems-Thinking for District Managers : Ghana Ms. Aku Kwamie, Researcher, Health Policy, Planning and Management, University […]
16:00 17:30 PS12 TUESDAY, 15 APRIL 2014 ROOM: LEMAN Integrating Neonatal Care in Low Income Countries: the Big Place of the Very Small Babies MODERATOR: Dr. Marie-Claude Bottineau MD, MPH & TM Pediatrician, Neonatology, Pediatrics Intensive Care, MSF CH, Geneva, Switzerland SPEAKERS: Dr. Anne Pittet, Pediatrician, Hôpital de l’Enfance à Lausanne and MSF CH, Geneva, […]
Type 2 diabetes is a group of metabolic disorders which can be described by uncontrolled blood glucose levels.In Iran, the prevalence of type 2 diabetic was 2-10 percent in 2008 year. It is a controllable disease,and the role of lifestyle related factors has been considered as potentially modifiable determinants to control it.Type 2 ddiabetes type […]
Since 2005 AKF has been implementing an early childhood development (ECD) program targeting caregivers and preschool age children in three districts of Osh province. The focus of the programme has been to provide different models of preschool education, from government kindergartens to private, home-based care facilities and even yurt-based kindergartens in high pastures during the […]
The challenge from the Geneva Health Forum 2012 is to summarise what was an amazing few days of presentations, discussions and meetings of frontliners in health. 246 oral presentations including issues such as child obesity in Tunisia, innovative approaches of managing diabetes in Mali, how urbanisation is impacting people in Bangladesh, how atmospheric contamination is […]
In Guatemala, cardiovascular diseases (CVD) are becoming the leading cause of mortality and disability. The rising burden of these diseases makes it imperative to formulate effective community and health system-based interventions.
Wide spread disparities between rural and urban areas regarding access to health facilities are common in developing countries. Expending financial resources with less focus on rural areas has caused several complications among infants and overall children health.