Health promotion

6th Global Conference on Health Promotion

"Policy and Partnership for Action: Addressing the Determinants of Health" Bangkok, Thailand, 7-11 August 2005

The Programme Committee (PC)


Dr Robert BEAGLEHOLE, Director, Department of Chronic Diseases and Health Promotion (CHP), Noncommunicable Diseases and Mental Health Cluster (NMH), World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

Dr Somyos CHAROENSAK, Director-General, Department of Health, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand


Prof Hiram V. ARROYO, Chair, Department of Social Sciences, and Coordinator, Graduate Programme on Health Education, School of Public Health, Medical Sciences Campus, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico

Dr Jacques BAUDOUY, Director, Health, Nutrition and Population, Human Development Network, The World Bank, Washington D.C., USA

Prof John CATFORD, Dean, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, Deakin University Melbourne, Australia

Ms Maria Lourdes C. FERNANDO, Mayor, City of Marikina (Healthy City), Manila, Philippines

Prof Yan GUO, Vice Dean, School of Public Health, Peking University Health Sciences Centre, Beijing, China

Associate Prof Sirikul ISARANURUG, Director, Asean Institute for Health Development, Mahidol University, Nakhon Pathom, Thailand

Prof Pirom KAMOLRATANAKUL, Dean, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

Dr Churnrurtai KANCHANACHITRA, Director, Thai Health Global Link Initiative Project, and Director, Institute of Population and Social Research, Mahidol University, Nakhon Pathom, Thailand

Dr Siripon KANSHANA, Inspector General, Office of the Permanent Secretary for Public Health, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand

Dr Moushira KHATTAB, Ambassador, Secretary General of the National Council for Childhood and Motherhood, Cairo, Egypt

Dr Ilona KICKBUSCH, Senior Adviser on Health Policy, Kickbusch Health Consult, Brienz, Switzerland

Dr David McQUEEN, Assoc. Director for Global Health Promotion, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Prof Maurice MITTELMARK, President, International Union for Health Promotion (IUHPE), Research Center for Health Promotion, University of Bergen, Norway

Mr Alok MUKHOPADHYAY, Chief Executive, Volontary Health Association of India (VHAI), New Delhi, India

Dr Borworn NGAMSIRIUDOM, Deputy Director-General, Department of Health, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand

Prof Don NUTBEAM, Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Head, College of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Australia

Mr Bosse PETTERSSON, Deputy Director-General, National Institute of Public Health, Stockholm, Sweden

Ms Blanche PITT, Country Director, African Medical & Research Foundation International, Pretoria, South Africa

Dr Matti RAJALA, Head of Unit, Health Determinants, Health and Consumer Protection Directorate General, European Commission, Luxembourg

Dr Sylvie STACHENKO, Deputy Chief Public Health Officer, Public Health Agency of Canada, Canada

Dr Vichai TIENTHAVORN, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand

Dr Suwit WIBULPOLPRASERT, International Affairs Adviser, Thai Health, and Senior Adviser on Health Economics, Office of the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand