15th European Health Forum Gastein
|Event Date/Time: Oct 03, 2012||End Date/Time: Oct 06, 2012|
|Registration Date: Oct 06, 2012|
|Early Registration Date: Jun 08, 2012|
-Global governance for health
-The public health challenges of 2050
-The path to sustainable health systems
-A global personalized medicine
In each forum, challenges that accompany times of austerity will be addressed, as well as the opportunities for visionary ideas and policies that such circumstances offer.
In the plenary sessions, dialogue will center on the effects recessionary budget cuts have on the health community presently and in the future. Speakers include:
-A. StÃ¶ger, Minister of Health, Austria
-J. Dalli, EU Commissioner for Health and Consumer Policy, European Commission
-Z. Jakab, Regional Director, WHO Europe
-M. McKee, Professor, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Workshops will examine the opportunities and demands presented by promising new approaches to healthcare. Led by experts from key stakeholders such as the European Commission, these workshops aim to explore crucial topics relating to the future of innovative health solutions, such as the alignment of the pharmaceutical industry with societal needs, and the role of social media in vaccination.