Thursday 29th Nov

Time / Location Track Organiser Activity
Thu 29th
11:00-12:00
Gallus Hall
EuroHealthNet PL1 - Plenary 1: The realities of a digital world, what it means for young people’s health

Organiser: EuroHealthNet

Moderator:

Mojca Gabrijelčič-Blenkuš, NIJZ, Slovenia and vice-president EuroHealthNet

 

Keynote speakers:  

  • Jeff Chester, Executive Director at the Center for Digital Democracy, Washington, USA
  • Martin Lennon, Children's Commissioner for England, United Kingdom
  • João Breda, WHO European Office for the Prevention and Control of Noncommunicable Diseases, Moscow, Russian Federation

Panellists:


Thu 29th
13:15-14:00
Gallus Hall
OP - Opening Ceremony

Moderator: Ivan Erzen, Chair of the 11th European Public Health Conference

Keynote speakers:

Samo Fakin, Minister of Health, Slovenia

Violeta Bulc, Commissioner for Transport, European Commission

Vytenis Andriukaitis, European Commissioner for Health and Food Safety

Tomo Kriznar, human rights activist, documentary filmmaker, journalist, worldwide traveller, Slovenia


Thu 29th
16:50-17:50
Gallus Hall
WHO EURO PL2 - Plenary 2: Sustainable Development Goals - how can we address them through public health action?

Organiser: WHO Regional Office for Europe

Moderator:  Anna Cichowska Myrup, Programme Manager Public Health Services, WHO Regional Office for Europe

Speakers/Panellists: 

  • Bettina Menne, Coordinator Sustainable Development and Health, WHO Regional Office for Europe 
  • Charlotte Marchandise, Elected member of the City Council of Rennes, France
  • Nancy Fullman, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, Seattle, USA
  • Hans Kluge, Director Health Systems and Public Health, WHO Regional Office for Europe


Friday 30th Nov

Time / Location Track Organiser Activity
Fri 30th
9:40-10:40
Gallus Hall
ASPHER, ECDC, EHMA PL3 - Plenary 3: Public health resources - core capacities to address the threat of communicable diseases

Organisers: ASPHER, ECDC, EHMA

Moderators: Katarzyna Czabanowska, ASPHER, Karl Ekdahl, ECDC 

Keynote speaker:

  • Dame Anne Johnson, Professor of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, University College London, United Kingdom, Andrija Štampar Medallist 2018

Panellists:

  • Jeanette de Boer, ASPHER
  • Usman Khan, Executive Director EHMA
  • Dorit Nitzan,Coordinator, Health Emergency Information and Risk Assessment, WHO Health Emergencies Programme
  • Wolfgang Philipp, Head of Unit Crisis Management and Preparedness in Health, DG SANTE, European Commission
  • Svetla Tsolova, Senior Expert Monitoring and Evaluation, ECDC

Fri 30th
13:40-14:40
Gallus Hall
DG SANTE, EUPHA PL4 - Plenary 4: Public’s awareness of public health challenges: How to get our public health messages heard?

Organisers: European Commission, EUPHA

Moderators: Natasha Azzopardi Muscat, President EUPHA, and Isabel de la Mata, European Commission

Keynote speaker:

Panellists:



Saturday 1st Dec

Time / Location Track Organiser Activity
Sat 1st
14:10-15:10
Gallus Hall
Observatory PL5 - Plenary 5: Universal health coverage in European Member States; not quite there! Making the economic case for health inclusion and equity.

Organisers: European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies

Moderator: Josep Figueras, European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies

Keynote speakers:

  • Rifat Atun, Director, Global Health Systems Cluster. Harvard School of Public Health, United States
  • Sarah Thomson, Senior Health Financing Specialist, WHO Barcelona Office for Health Systems Strengthening, WHO EURO

Panellists:


Sat 1st
15:15-16:00
Gallus Hall
CL - Closing ceremony

Moderator: Ivan Erzen, Chair of the 11th European Public Health Conference

Keynote speakers:

Awards ceremony: Best Poster Prize, Best Abstract Prize, Ferenc Bojan Award

Welcome to Marseille 2019: Yves Charpak, Chair of the 12th European Public Health Conference