10th

EPH Conference logo

 

Sustaining resilient and
healthy communities

Stockholm, Sweden
1 - 4 November 2017

PRE-CONFERENCE WEDNESDAY 9 NOVEMBER 2016 (13:30 - 17:00) AND THURSDAY 10 NOVEMBER 2016 (08:30 - 12:00)

Austria Center Vienna (ACV)

 

Strengthening health information systems through cross-country learning and collaboration

 

Organised by

EUPHA Section on Public Health Monitoring and Reporting (PHMR), BRIDGE Health project, WHO Regional Office for Europe (WHO-EURO), OECD 

 

Programme Wednesday 9 November 2016

Moderator: Nicole Rosenkötter, EUPHA PHMR, NRW Centre for Health, Germany

Aims:

12:30 Lunch

13:30 Welcome - Nicole Rosenkötter, EUPHA PHMR on behalf of BRIDGE Health, WHO-EURO, OECD

13:45 Introduction of the European Health Information Initiative - Claudia Stein, WHO-EURO

14:00 Introduction of the WHO SUPPORT tool to assess health information systems and develop and strengthen health information strategies - Marieke Verschuuren, RIVM, The Netherlands and Tina Dannemann Purnat, WHO-EURO

14:30 Experiences with the WHO SUPPORT tool in Central and Eastern Europe - Neville Calleja, Ministry for Health, Malta

15:00 Coffee/tea break

15:30 Moderated working group discussions: Organization and governance of health information systems in the country/region of the participants

Facilitators: Petronille Bogaert, BRIDGE Health, Scientific Institute of Public Health (WIV-ISP), Belgium, Tina Dannemann Purnat, WHO-EURO, Maria Hofmarcher, HealthSystem Intelligence, Austria, Anke Joas, BiPRO GmbH, Germany, Nicole Rosenkötter, EUPHA PHMR, NRW Centre for Health, Germany, Herman Van Oyen, BRIDGE Health, Scientific Institute of Public Health (WIV-ISP), Belgium, Marieke Verschuuren, RIVM, The Netherlands    

16:30 Summary of working group discussions and collection of challenges of national/regional health information systems

Facilitators of the working groups

17:00 End of Day 1

 

Programme Thursday 10 November 2016  

Moderator: Herman van Oyen, BRIDGE Health, Scientific Institute of Public Health (WIV-ISP), Belgium

Aims:

8:30 Introduction of the components of the EU health information system - Philippe Roux, DG SANTÉ

8:50 Introduction of the components of the health information activities of the OECD - Gaetan Lafortune, OECD

9:10 Introduction of the components of the health information system of WHO-EURO - Claudia Stein, WHO-EURO

9:30 Introduction of problems and needs of an EU health information system - Petronille Bogaert, Herman van Oyen, BRIDGE Health, Scientific Institute of Public Health (WIV-ISP), Belgium

10:00 Coffee/tea break

10:30 Panel discussion

Panellists: Philippe Roux, DG SANTÉ, Gaetan Lafortune, OECD, Claudia Stein, WHO-EURO, Petronille Bogaert, BRIDGE Health, Scientific Institute of Public Health (WIV-ISP), Belgium and a facilitator of the working groups on Day 1

11:15 Introduction of a road map for the operationalization of an EU health information system - Petronille Bogaert, Herman van Oyen, BRIDGE Health, Scientific Institute of Public Health (WIV-ISP), Belgium

11:45 Joint discussion

12:15 End of Day 2, followed by lunch

 

Registration fee

The registration fee is € 140 which includes buffet lunch and refreshments.