Research policy

Ministerial Summit on Health Research


Programme

Ministerial Summit on Health Research:
Bridging the "know-do" gap to achieve the MDGs

Orange areas indicate joint sessions/events in conjunction with Forum 8






Hour

Tuesday November 16th

Wednesday November 17th

Thursday November 18th

Friday
November 19th

Saturday November 20th

08h30-10h15

 

Introduction
T Evans (in presence of Panel)

Joint Plenary 1
Chair: J Sepulveda
Speakers: P Mocumbi, M Molina, H Fineberg

Joint Plenary 2
Chair: A Martinez-Palomo
Speakers: I Chalmers, J Lomas, G Sen

Joint Plenary 3
Chair: R Horton
Speakers: A Langer, P Farmer, C Kaluki Ngilu

Joint Session
Chair: M Jacobs Panel from Summit Presentation of Mexico Agenda

Forum 8 Statement

10h15-11h00

Registration (10h00-11h00) Break and Marketplace Break and Marketplace Break and Marketplace Break and Marketplace

11h15-12h30

Working Session 1

6 parallel sessions on selected topics chosen to illustrate role of research in influencing health outcomes

Working Session 3

6 parallel sessions on selected topics chosen to illustrate role of research in influencing health outcomes

Ministerial Roundtable 3

Sustainable financing of health systems-How can research help?
(Coordinator: D Evans / N Woods)

(11h00-12h30)
Open Dialogue Session between Summit Panel and Forum 8 participants 

Announcement of 2008 Ministerial Summit

12h30-14h30

Networking Lunch

Ministers sit in groups of 8-10 (with facilitator and rapporteur) for informal discussions on country experiences in problem solving using research

Networking Lunch

(Different groups to ensure networking and mixing)

(Possible video link to Essential Drugs meeting in Europe)

Networking Lunch

(Different groups to ensure networking and mixing)

Joint Closing Lunch (12h30-14h00)

14h30-16h00

Working Session 2

6 parallel sessions on selected topics chosen to illustrate importance of research in influencing health outcomes

Working Session 4

6 parallel sessions on selected topics chosen to illustrate importance of research in influencing health outcomes

Ministerial Roundtable 4

Making informed policy decision: challenges and opportunities (Coordinators: J Lavis / A Oxman)

 

16h00-16h30

Coffee Coffee Coffee

16h30-18h15

Opening Ceremony

Welcome speech
J Frenk, MOH, Mexico

Remarks by:
WHO JW Lee
PAHO M Roses
GFHR P Senanayake

Official opening speech
V Fox, President of Mexico

Joint Opening Plenary
E Zerhouni (NIH)
M Walport (Wellcome)
A Bernstein
(CIHR)
L Michel
(EC Research Commissioner)

Ministerial Roundtable 1

Can research help to achieve MDG's?
(Coordinator: A Haines)

Ministerial Roundtable 2

Human resources for health - A research agenda (Coordinator: L Chen)

 

(16h30-18h00)

Summit Overview
(L Chen)

Mexico Agenda
(T Evans)

Closing Session
Final discussion and endorsement of Mexico Agenda

18h30-19h30

Special Ministerial Roundtable

Bridging the know-do gap through e-Health
(Coordinator: A Pablos-Mendez)

 

Special Ministerial Roundtable

Integrating health research into national health information systems (Coordinator: T Boerma)

 

19h30 onwards

Welcome reception (19h30)

Joint Summit/Forum8 reception (20h00) 

Summit Dinner (20h00) 
Speaker
: J Enriquez

Joint Dinner (20h00)

 

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1 July 2011 15:53 CEST