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World Health Summit 2018 (WHS 2018)

Organized by Multiple Partners or Sponsors

October 14 – 16
Kosmos, Karl-Marx-Allee 131a
Berlin, Germany

MORE INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION

Held once a year, the World Health Summit has grown into the world’s most prominent forum for addressing global health issues. It brings together key leaders from academia, politics, civil society, and the private sector to address the most pressing health-related challenges on the planet.

Topics include:

1) Pandemic Preparedness
2) The Sustainable Development Goals: Health in All Policies
3) Access to Essential Medicines
4) Strengthening Health Systems
5) Antimicrobial Resistance
6) The Digital Healthcare Revolution

Speakers include:

1) Seth Berkley (CEO, Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, Switzerland)
2) Diane Gashumba (Minister of Health, Rwanda)
3) Stefan Oschmann (CEO, Merck, Germany)
4) Naoko Yamamoto (Assistant Director-General for Universal Health Coverage and Health Systems Cluster, WHO)

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World Health Summit 2014

World Health Summit 2014

October 19 – 22, 2014

Federal Foreign Office

Berlin, Germany

 

The annually held WHS has become the pre-eminent forum for addressing global health issues. It brings together key opinion leaders from academia, politics, civil society, and the private sector to take responsibility in all health related challenges.

The WHS enjoys the high patronage of the Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany, the President of the French Republic, and the President of the European Commission.

The program will be structured by four main tracks:

 1. Education and Leadership

 2. Research and Innovation

 3. Evidence to Policy

 4. Global Health for Development

 

Central topics will be (among others):

– Climate Change and Health

– Universal Health Coverage

– Physical Activity for Health & Healthy Aging

Find more information about the summit here.

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