Sessions in detail

Monday, November 16th

 

Tuesday, November 17th

 

Wednesday, November 18th

 

   

Tuesday, November 17th

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Is digital Health a Prerequisite for Achieving Universal Health Coverage (UHC)? lien internet

09:30 - 10:30 (Swiss time)

  • Riccardo Lampariello, Head of Health program, Terre des Hommes
  • Bernardo Mariano, Director of WHO's Department of Digital health and Innovation, World Health Organization (WHO)
  • David Stewart, Associate Director, International Council of Nurses (ICN)
  • Maguette Thioro Ndong, Technical Advisor, Digital Health Solutions, Digital Square at Path
  • Kaspar Wyss, Deputy Director, Swiss TPH

 

Indian Traditional Medicine Systems integrating with Modern Medicine System lien internet

11:00 - 12:00 (Swiss time)

  • Asim Ali Khan, Director General, Central Council for Research in Unani Medicine, Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India
  • Sanjeev Sharma, Director, National Institute of Ayurveda, Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India

 

A history of successful partnerships: towards the elimination of Sleeping Sickness Sanofi & DNDi lien internet

12:30 - 13:30 (Swiss time)

  • Samantha Bolton, Strategy and Communication
  • Pr Francois Chappuis, Head of Unit, Geneva University Hospitals (HUG)
  • Dr Amy Fall, Global Health Medical For Africa Region Lead, Sanofi
  • Dr Francis Louis, Ceux du Pharo
  • Dr Daniel Argaw Dagne, Coordinator, Prevention, Treatment and Care, Department of Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases, World Health Organization (WHO)
  • Serge Musenge, First Counsellor of the Permanent Representative of Democratic Republic of the Congo to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva
  • Dr Nathalie Strub-Wourgaft, Medical Director, Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi)n

 

SDGs: a challenge beyond COVID-19 lien internet

14:00 - 15:00 (Swiss time)

  • Karl Blanchet, Director, Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies, University of Geneva, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies
  • Stephanie Dagron, Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Geneva, Institute of Global Health
  • Alexandre Hedjazi, Director of Global Environmental Policy Programme, Institute for Environmental Sciences, University of Geneva
  • Nadia Isler, Director, SDG Lab
  • Didier Wernli, Senior Researcher and Lecturer, Director of the Geneva Transformative Governance Lab, Global Studies Institute, University of Geneva, Geneva SPI

 

UHC : Extending social health protection, promoting equity lien internet

15:15 - 16:15 (Swiss time)

  • Matthew MacGregor, Senior Manager, Sustainability, Transition, Co-Financing, Global Fund
  • Claude Meyer, Coordinator, P4H Social Health Protection Network
  • Aungsumalee Pholpark, Lecturer at the Department of Society and Health, Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, Mahidol University, Thailand
  • Valerie Schmitt, Deputy Director, Social Protection Department, International Labour Organization (ILO)

 

Is the Elimination of Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) possible? lien internet

16:30 - 17:30 (Swiss time)

  • Francois Chappuis, Head of Unit, Geneva University Hospitals (HUG)
  • Philippe Guerin, Director Infectious Diseases Data Observatory (IDDO), Oxford University
  • Amy Fall, Global Health Medical For Africa Region Lead, Sanofi
  • Mwele Malecela, Director of the Department of Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases, World Health Organization (WHO)
  • Nathalie Strub-Wourgaft, Medical Director, Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi)