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Plenary programme


Plenary 1 - The realities of a digital world, what it means for young people’s health

Thursday 28 November, 11:00 – 12:00

Organiser: EuroHealthNet

Moderator: Mojca Gabrijelcic, NIJZ, Slovenia and vice-president EuroHealthNet

Speakers/Panellists:  

  • Joao Breda, WHO Regional Office for Europe

Opening Ceremony of the 11th European Public Health Conference

Thursday 28 November, 13:15 – 14:00

This session is the official opening session of the conference. Prominent opinion leaders and policy makers from Slovenia will introduce the main themes of the conference.

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

Keynote speakers:

  • Violeta Bulc, Commissioner for Transport, European Commission
  • Tomo Kriznar, human rights activist, documentary filmmaker, journalist, worldwide traveller, Slovenia
  • Speakers/panellists to be announced

Plenary 2 – Sustainable Development Goals - how can we address them through public health action?

Thursday 28 November, 16:50 – 17:50

Organiser: WHO Regional Office for Europe

Moderator: to be announced

Speakers/Panellists: 

  • Nancy Fullman, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, Seattle, USA
  • Charlotte Marchandise, Elected member of the City Council of Rennes, France
  • Speakers/panellists to be announced

Plenary 3 - Public Health Resources - the core of the development of public health action

Friday 3 November, 9:40 – 10:40

Organisers: ASPHER, ECDC, EHMA

Moderators: Katarzyna Czabanowska, ASPHER 

Speakers/Panellists:

  • Speakers/panellists to be announced

Plenary 4 – Public's awareness of public health challenges

Friday 3 November, 13:40 – 14:40

Organisers: European Commission, EUPHA

Moderator: to be announced

Speakers/Panellists:

  • Speakers/panellists to be announced

Plenary 5 - Health systems under pressure: how can we help?

Saturday 4 November, 10:10 – 11:10

Organisers: European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies

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

Speakers/Panellists:

  • Rifat Atun, Professor Global Health Systems, Harvard University, USA
  • Speakers/panellists to be announced

Closing Ceremony of the 11th European Public Health Conference

Saturday 1 December, 14:15 – 15:00

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

Keynote speakers:

  • Urban and Jasmina Praprotnik, pro-vaccine activists, Slovenia
  • Eva Vrščaj, project IMMUNO, Slovenia

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

 

The Plenary Programme is organised by:

  • EUPHA
  • EuroHealthNet
  • ASPHER
  • EHMA
  • European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies
  • European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control
  • European Commission
  • WHO Regional Office for Europe