Medical devices

First WHO Global Forum on Medical Devices

9-11 September 2010, Bangkok, Thailand

11 Sept: Plenary sessions

Improving access, quality, and affordability of medical devices through

Chair: Dr Adham Ismail, WHO

Dr Herbert Voigt, International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering

Professional organizations
Dr Peter H S Smith, International Organisation for Medical Physics

Technology transfer
Dr Rosanna Peeling, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom

Medical technology industry
Ms Anne Trimmer, Global Medical Technology Alliance

Ethical practice

Mr Alexander Capron, University of Southern California

Closing session

Chair: Dr Steffen Groth, WHO
Dr Geeta Mehta, WHO
Mr Pablo Jiménez, PAHO
Dr Adham Ismail, WHO

Closing message
Dr Suwit Wibulpolprasert, Ministry of Health, Thailand

Way forward
Dr Carissa Etienne, WHO