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Session Overview
Date: Sunday, 13/Nov/2011
8:45am - 6:00pmRegistration and Posters Installation
 

Date: Monday, 14/Nov/2011
8:00am - 9:00amBriefing Session for All Moderators and Rapporteurs
Azurit 
8:45am - 6:00pm01. Posters
 
9:00am - 11:30amSatellite: Pharmaceutical System Strengthening: Is There a Need for a New Paradigm?
Jasper Auditorium 
12:45pm - 2:00pmLunch
 
2:00pm - 3:20pmWelcome Addresses
Session Moderator: Mehtap Tatar, Hacettepe University, Turkey
Jasper Auditorium 
3:20pm - 4:20pmOpening: Keynote Addresses
Session Moderator: David Ofori-Adjei, Ghana College of Physicians & Surgeons, Ghana
Jasper Auditorium 
4:20pm - 4:30pmTea/coffee break
 
4:30pm - 5:00pmEffects of Turkish Health Reform on Pharmaceutical Policies
Session Moderator: AKIF AKBULAT, General Directorate of Pharmaceuticals and Pharmacy, Ministry of Health of Turkey, Turkey
Session Rapporteur: Guvenc Kockaya, General Directorate of Pharmaceuticals and Pharmacy, Turkey
Jasper Auditorium 
5:00pm - 5:45pmRational Medicines Use Issues in Turkey - Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow
Session Moderator: Hanefi Ozbek, saglik Bakanligi, Turkey
Session Rapporteur: Kubilay Oransay, Turkish Ministry of Health General Directorate of Pharmaceuticals and Pharmacy, Turkey
Jasper Auditorium 
6:30pm - 8:00pmEvening: Opening Reception
Safir Hall (in the Hotel) 

Date: Tuesday, 15/Nov/2011
9:00am - 10:10amPlenary 1: International and Regional Systems, Policies, and Programs
Session Moderator: Sauwakon Ratanawijitrasin, Mahidol University, Thailand
Session Moderator: Andreas Seiter, World Bank, United States of America
Session Rapporteur: Anita Katharina Wagner, Harvard Medical School, United States of America
Jasper Auditorium 
10:15am - 11:15am1a. Access: Global Strategies to Improve Access to Medicines in LMIC
Session Moderator: Abdul Ghaffar, World Health Organization, Switzerland
Session Moderator: Brenda D Colatrella, Merck, United States of America
Session Rapporteur: Vera Lucia Luiza, National School of Public Health/Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, Brazil
Azurit 
10:15am - 11:15am1b. Policy: The Pharmaceutical Policy Process
Session Moderator: Andreas Seiter, World Bank, United States of America
Session Moderator: Regina M Mbindyo, WHO, Kenya
Session Rapporteur: Chiratidzo Ellen Ndhlovu, National Drug and Therapeutics Policy Advisory Committee(NDTPAC)/ c/o University of Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe
Jasper Auditorium 
10:15am - 11:15am1c. Economics: Pricing Tools to Improve Medicines Affordability - 1
Session Moderator: Margaret Anne Ewen, Health Action International, Netherlands, The
Session Moderator: David Henry, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Canada
Session Rapporteur: Anthony D. So, Duke University, United States of America
Ametist 
10:15am - 11:15am1d. Chronic Care: Cross-National or National Analysis of Access to Medicines and Quality of Care of Chronic Diseases in LMIC
Session Moderator: Samir Helmy Assaad-Khalil, Alexandria Faculty of Medicine, Egypt
Session Moderator: Veronika J. Wirtz, National Institute of Public Health, Mexico, Mexico
Session Rapporteur: Titien Siwi Hartayu, University Sanata Dharma, Indonesia
Septeryan B4-B5 
10:15am - 11:15am1e. Child Health: Assessing the Global Situation of Medicines for Children
Session Moderator: Göran Bengt Tomson, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Session Moderator: Anke Meiburg, Ecumenical Pharmaceutical Network, Kenya
Session Rapporteur: Martha Gyansa-Lutterodt, Ministry of Health, Ghana
Lal 3-4 
10:15am - 11:15am1f. Malaria: Scaling up Access to New Antimalarials - Challenges
Session Moderator: Charles C Ezenduka, Health Policy Research Group, Nigeria
Session Moderator: Evelyn Korkor Ansah, Ghana Health Service, Ghana
Session Rapporteur: Miriam, Obinwanne Ajuba, Health Policy Research Group, Enugu, Nigeria, Nigeria
Lal 1-2 
10:15am - 11:15am1g. HIV/AIDS, TB: Supply Chain Issues for ARVs and TB Medicines in LMIC
Session Moderator: Luis Gustavo do Valle Bastos, Management Sciences for Health, Brazil
Session Moderator: Helena Anna Walkowiak, Management Sciences for Health, United States of America
Session Rapporteur: Evans Luvaha Sagwa, Management Sciences for Health, Namibia
Septeryan B1-B3 
10:15am - 11:15am1h. AMR: Global Interventions to Combat Antimicrobial Resistance
Session Moderator: Elizabeth Mathai, World Health Organization, Switzerland
Session Moderator: Godfrey Sande Bbosa, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Uganda
Session Rapporteur: Thomas Haustein, Hôpitaux Universitaires de Genève, Switzerland
Amazonit 
11:15am - 11:45amCoffee/tea break
 
11:45am - 12:45pmContinuation of Topic Track Sessions
 
12:45pm - 2:00pmLunch and Poster Discussions
 
2:00pm - 3:10pmPlenary 2: National Systems, Policies, and Programs
Session Moderator: Ahmed Mohammed Al Saidi, Ministry of Health, Oman, Oman
Session Moderator: Soonman Kwon, Seoul National University, Korea, South (Republic of)
Session Rapporteur: Richard Ogilvie Laing, WHO, Switzerland
Jasper Auditorium 
3:15pm - 4:15pm2a. Access: Impact of Interventions to Improve Availability of Quality Medicines in LMIC
Session Moderator: Brian Conroy Gunn, Ministry of Health, Sultanate of Oman, Oman
Session Moderator: Göran Bengt Tomson, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Session Rapporteur: Sakthivel Selvaraj, Public Health Foundation of India, India
Azurit 
3:15pm - 4:15pm2b. Policy: Quality and Safety of Medicines in LMIC
Session Moderator: Andy S Stergachis, University of Washington, United States of America
Session Moderator: Andrea Mant, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, Australia
Session Rapporteur: Andrew Lofts Gray, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Jasper Auditorium 
3:15pm - 4:15pm2c. Economics: Pricing Tools to Improve Medicines Affordability - 2
Session Moderator: Ibrahim Mohamed labouta, Faculty of Pharmacy Alexandria University, Egypt
Session Moderator: Gavin Stewart Steel, MSH, South Africa
Session Rapporteur: Laura Faden Garabedian, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, United States of America
Ametist 
3:15pm - 4:15pm2d. Chronic Care: Prices, Affordability and Financing of Medicines for Chronic Diseases in LMIC
Session Moderator: Jonathan Dickinson Quick, Management Sciences for Health, United States of America
Session Moderator: Sauwakon Ratanawijitrasin, Mahidol University, Thailand
Session Rapporteur: Ricardo Perez-Cuevas, Ministry of Health, Mexico, Mexico
Septeryan B4-B5 
3:15pm - 4:15pm2e. Child Health: Impact of Interventions to Improve Access to Medicines for Children in LMIC
Session Moderator: Hortensia Reyes-Morales, National Institute of Public Health, Mexico
Session Moderator: Christopher John Gill, Boston University School of Public Health, United States of America
Session Rapporteur: Alexander Rowe, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, United States of America
Lal 3-4 
3:15pm - 4:15pm2f. Malaria: Scaling up Access to Antimalarials - Opportunities
Session Moderator: David Ofori-Adjei, Ghana College of Physicians & Surgeons, Ghana
Session Moderator: Chimere Obiora Agomo, Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, Nigeria
Session Rapporteur: Miriam, Obinwanne Ajuba, Health Policy Research Group, Enugu, Nigeria, Nigeria
Lal 1-2 
3:15pm - 4:15pm2g. HIV/AIDS, TB: Use of Technology to Improve Patient Management in Resource Poor Settings
Session Moderator: Celestino Obua, Makerere University, College of Health Sciences, Uganda
Session Moderator: Wimon Suwankesawong, Food and Drug Administration, Thailand
Session Rapporteur: Jude Nwokike, Management Sciences for Health (MSH), United States of America
Septeryan B1-B3 
3:15pm - 4:15pm2h. AMR: Strengthening National Policies on Antimicrobial Resistance
Session Moderator: Mohan P. Joshi, Management Sciences for Health, United States of America
Session Moderator: Nithima Sumpradit, Ministry of Public Health, Thailand
Session Rapporteur: Anke Meiburg, Ecumenical Pharmaceutical Network, Kenya
Amazonit 
4:15pm - 4:45pmTea/coffee break
 
4:45pm - 5:45pmContinuation of Topic Track Sessions
 

Date: Wednesday, 16/Nov/2011
7:45am - 8:45amEarly Morning 1B: Access to Essential Medicines as Part of the Right to Health: Any Progress?
Session Moderator: Hans V. Hogerzeil, ex-WHO, Switzerland
Session Rapporteur: Aarti Patel, Health Research for Action, South Africa
Session Rapporteur: Claudia Garcia Serpa Osorio-de-Castro, Sergio Arouca National School of Public Health/Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, Brazil
Ametist 
8:45am - 9:00amDaily Summary
Session Moderator: Dennis Ross-Degnan, Harvard Medical School, United States of America
Jasper Auditorium 
9:00am - 10:10amPlenary 3: Health Care and Financing Institutions
Session Moderator: Alexander Nii Oto Dodoo, University of Ghana Medical School, Ghana
Session Moderator: Socorro Zarate Escalante, World Health Organization, Viet Nam
Session Rapporteur: John Chalker, MSH, United Kingdom
Jasper Auditorium 
10:15am - 11:15am3a. Access: Initiatives to Improve Equity in Medicines Access
Session Moderator: Maryam Bigdeli, World Health Organization, Switzerland
Session Moderator: Soonman Kwon, Seoul National University, Korea, South (Republic of)
Session Rapporteur: Arash Rashidian, Tehran University of Medical Scineces, Iran, Islamic Republic of
Azurit 
10:15am - 11:15am3b. Policy: Policy Interventions to Improve Rational Use of Medicines in LMIC
Session Moderator: Ambrose Ohumagho Isah, University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria (INRUD Nigeria), Nigeria
Session Moderator: Liliya Eugenevna Ziganshina, Kazan Federal University, Russian Federation
Session Rapporteur: Elizabeth E Roughead, University of South Australia, Australia
Jasper Auditorium 
10:15am - 11:15am3c. Economics: Health Insurance Coverage for Medicines in LMIC
Session Moderator: Dennis Ross-Degnan, Harvard Medical School, United States of America
Session Moderator: Abayneh Tamer Desta, WHO, Congo
Session Rapporteur: Sabine Vogler, Gesundheit Österreich GmbH (GÖG), Austria
Ametist 
10:15am - 11:15am3d. Chronic Care: Improving Prescription Practices in Treating Chronic Diseases in LMIC with Particular Focus on Hypertension and Diabetes
Session Moderator: Ricardo Perez-Cuevas, Ministry of Health, Mexico, Mexico
Session Moderator: David Beran, International Insulin Foundation, United Kingdom
Session Rapporteur: Brian Serumaga, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom
Septeryan B4-B5 
10:15am - 11:15am3e. Child Health: Assessing Availability and Prices of Medicines for Children
Session Moderator: Jane Robertson, University of Newcastle, Australia
Session Moderator: Krisantha Weerasuriya, World Health Organisation, Switzerland
Session Rapporteur: Christopher John Gill, Boston University School of Public Health, United States of America
Lal 3-4 
10:15am - 11:15am3f. Malaria: Prices and Affordability of ACT in the Private Sector
Session Moderator: Hoda Atta, WHO/EMRO, Egypt
Session Moderator: Catherine E. Vialle-Valentin, Harvard Medical School, United States of America
Session Rapporteur: Charles C Ezenduka, Health Policy Research Group, Nigeria
Lal 1-2 
10:15am - 11:15am3g. HIV/AIDS, TB: Facility Level Assessment and Interventions to Promote Adherence
Session Moderator: Celestino Obua, Makerere University, College of Health Sciences, Uganda
Session Moderator: Ibrahim Adekunle Oreagba, University of Lagos, Nigeria
Session Rapporteur: Andy S Stergachis, University of Washington, United States of America
Septeryan B1-B3 
10:15am - 11:15am3h. AMR: Improving Rational Use of Antibiotics in Health Care Facilities
Session Moderator: Ossama Shams Eldin Rasslan, Ain Shams faculty of Medicine, Egypt
Session Moderator: Anibal Sosa, SOSA INTERNATIONAL INDEPENDENT CONSULTANT SERVICES, United States of America
Session Rapporteur: Megha Sharma, Karolinska Institute / R D Gardi Medical college, India
Amazonit 
11:15am - 11:45amCoffee/tea break
 
11:45am - 12:45pmContinuation of Topic Track Sessions
 
12:45pm - 2:00pmLunch and Poster Discussions
 
2:00pm - 3:10pmPlenary 4: Health Care Providers
Session Moderator: Hortensia Reyes-Morales, National Institute of Public Health, Mexico
Session Moderator: Göran Bengt Tomson, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Session Rapporteur: Keith William Johnson, Management Sciences for Health, United States of America
Jasper Auditorium 
3:15pm - 4:15pm4a. Access: Interventions to Improve Prescribing Practices in LMIC
Session Moderator: Kathleen Anne Holloway, World Health Organization, India
Session Moderator: Mohamed Bin Shahna, WHO EMRO, Egypt
Session Rapporteur: Chean Men, Center for Advanced Study, Cambodia
Azurit 
3:15pm - 4:15pm4b. Policy: Providers and Promotion
Session Moderator: Batool Jaffer Suleiman, Ministry of Health, Oman
Session Moderator: Kumud Kumar Kafle, INRUD Nepal, Nepal
Session Rapporteur: Brian Conroy Gunn, Ministry of Health, Sultanate of Oman, Oman
Jasper Auditorium 
3:15pm - 4:15pm4c. Economics: Impact of Regulating Medicines Price on Prescribing
Session Moderator: Hans V. Hogerzeil, ex-WHO, Switzerland
Session Moderator: Lu Ye, School of Public Health, Fudan University, China, Peoples Republic of
Session Rapporteur: Warren Kaplan, Center for Global Health & Development, Boston University School of Public Health, United States of America
Ametist 
3:15pm - 4:15pm4d. Chronic Care: Prescribing Behaviors in Treating Chronic Diseases with Particular Focus on Care of Elderly Patients
Session Moderator: Lynn Weekes, NPS: Better choices better health, Australia
Session Moderator: Abul Kalam Dr. Azad Chowdhury, University Grants Commission of Bangladesh & INRUD Core Group Bangladesh, Bangladesh
Session Rapporteur: Joao Carapinha, Northeastern University, United States of America
Septeryan B4-B5 
3:15pm - 4:15pm4e. Child Health: Interventions to Improve the Management of Children Diseases - 1
Session Moderator: Edwine Barasa, KEMRI-Wellcome Trust, Kenya
Session Moderator: T. Christopher Mast, Merck Research Laboratories, United States of America
Session Rapporteur: Christopher John Gill, Boston University School of Public Health, United States of America
Lal 3-4 
3:15pm - 4:15pm4f. Malaria: The Role of Medicines Retail Outlets in Improving Access to Medicines
Session Moderator: Ibrahim Adekunle Oreagba, University of Lagos, Nigeria
Session Moderator: Beth Bonareri Kangwana, KEMRI Wellcome trust research progreamme, United Kingdom
Session Rapporteur: Miriam, Obinwanne Ajuba, Health Policy Research Group, Enugu, Nigeria, Nigeria
Lal 1-2 
3:15pm - 4:15pm4g. HIV/AIDS, TB: Improving Providers Prescribing and Dispensing
Session Moderator: Joseph Ntaganira, National University of Rwanda School of Public Health, Rwanda
Session Moderator: Parthasarathi Gurumurthy, JSS College of Pharmacy and JSS Medical College Hospital, India
Session Rapporteur: Evans Luvaha Sagwa, Management Sciences for Health, Namibia
Septeryan B1-B3 
3:15pm - 4:15pm4h. AMR: Improving Antibiotic Prescribing
Session Moderator: Cecilia Stålsby Lundborg, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Session Moderator: Eva Miriam Ombaka, Private, Tanzania, United Republic of
Session Rapporteur: Sujith John Chandy, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
Amazonit 
4:15pm - 4:45pmTea/coffee break
 
4:45pm - 5:45pmContinuation of Topic Track Sessions
 
6:00pm - 7:30pmINRUD Meeting - by invitation
Azurit 

Date: Thursday, 17/Nov/2011
7:45am - 8:45amEarly Morning 2A: Assessment, pricing, and reimbursement of new health technologies
Session Moderator: Jaime Espín, Andalusian School of Public Health, Spain
Session Rapporteur: Christine Y Lu, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, United States of America
Azurit 
7:45am - 8:45amEarly Morning 2B: The Polypill for Secondary Prevention of Cardiovascular Diseases: Pros and Cons
Session Moderator: Sauwakon Ratanawijitrasin, Mahidol University, Thailand
Session Rapporteur: Veronika J. Wirtz, National Institute of Public Health, Mexico, Mexico
Ametist 
8:45am - 9:00amDaily Summary
Session Moderator: Tienie Stander, heXor, South Africa
Jasper Auditorium 
9:00am - 10:10amPlenary 5: Consumers, Patients, and Community Systems
Session Moderator: Celestino Obua, Makerere University, College of Health Sciences, Uganda
Session Moderator: Klara Tisocki, Results in Health, United Kingdom
Session Rapporteur: Catherine E. Vialle-Valentin, Harvard Medical School, United States of America
Jasper Auditorium 
10:15am - 11:15am5a. Access: Assessing Access to Medicines at the Household Level
Session Moderator: Vera Lucia Luiza, National School of Public Health/Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, Brazil
Session Moderator: Claudia Garcia Serpa Osorio-de-Castro, Sergio Arouca National School of Public Health/Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, Brazil
Session Rapporteur: Adriana Mitsue Ivama, PAHO/WHO, Barbados
Azurit 
10:15am - 11:15am5b. Policy: Consumers and Good Governance for Medicines
Session Moderator: Natalia Cebotarenco, CoRSUM - Coalition for Rational and Safe Use of Medicines, Moldova, Republic of
Session Moderator: Mohamed Ramzy Ismail, WHO-EMRO, Egypt
Session Rapporteur: Jing Sun, China National Health Development Research Center, MoH China, China, Peoples Republic of
Jasper Auditorium 
10:15am - 11:15am5c. Economics: Evaluating the Affordability of Medicines at the Household Level
Session Moderator: Tienie Stander, heXor, South Africa
Session Moderator: Soonman Kwon, Seoul National University, Korea, South (Republic of)
Session Rapporteur: Jeanne Marie Madden, Harvard University & Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, United States of America
Ametist 
10:15am - 11:15am5d. Chronic Care: Treatment of Chronic Diseases - The Patient's Perspective
Session Moderator: Maurits Vanpelt, MoPoTsyo Patient Information Centre (http://www.mopotsyo.org), Cambodia
Session Moderator: Dr. Alka Ahuja, Oman Medical College, Oman
Session Rapporteur: David Beran, International Insulin Foundation, United Kingdom
Septeryan B4-B5 
10:15am - 11:15am5e. Child Health: Interventions to Improve the Management of Children Diseases - 2
Session Moderator: Hortensia Reyes-Morales, National Institute of Public Health, Mexico
Session Moderator: Jane Robertson, University of Newcastle, Australia
Session Rapporteur: Connie Nguyen, Tulane School of Public Health & Tropical Medicine, United States of America
Lal 3-4 
10:15am - 11:15am5f. Malaria: Rapid Diagnostic Tests and Patient Demand for Antimalarials
Session Moderator: Ambrose Ohumagho Isah, University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria (INRUD Nigeria), Nigeria
Session Moderator: Rene Ziegler, Novartis Pharmaceuticals AG, Switzerland, Switzerland
Session Rapporteur: Benjamin Palafox, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom
Lal 1-2 
10:15am - 11:15am5g. HIV/AIDS, TB: Patient-level Adherence Assessment and Support
Session Moderator: Jude Nwokike, Management Sciences for Health (MSH), United States of America
Session Moderator: Lilian Nyambura Gitau, Management Sciences for Health, Kenya
Session Rapporteur: Robert Stanley Summers, Medunsa National Pharmacovigilance Centre, South Africa
Septeryan B1-B3 
10:15am - 11:15am5h. AMR: Determinants and Surveillance of Antibiotic Use in the Community
Session Moderator: Kathleen Anne Holloway, World Health Organization, India
Session Moderator: Aris Widayati, Sanata Dharma University Yogyakarta Indonesia, Indonesia
Session Rapporteur: Hilbrand Haak, Results in Health, Netherlands, The
Amazonit 
11:15am - 11:45amCoffee/tea break
 
11:45am - 12:45pmContinuation of Topic Track Sessions
 
12:45pm - 2:00pmLunch and Poster Discussions
 
2:00pm - 3:10pmPlenary 6: Strategies and Methods
Session Moderator: Peter Memiah, University of Maryland, United States of America
Session Moderator: Sallie-Anne Pearson, University of New South Wales, Australia
Session Rapporteur: Dennis Ross-Degnan, Harvard Medical School, United States of America
Jasper Auditorium 
3:15pm - 4:15pmMethods 1: Longitudinal Methods for Pharmaceutical Policy Evaluation
Session Moderator: Dennis Ross-Degnan, Harvard Medical School, United States of America
Session Moderator: Michael R Law, The University of British Columbia, Canada
Session Rapporteur: Stephen Bertram Soumerai, Harvard Medical School, United States of America
Jasper Auditorium 
3:15pm - 4:15pmMethods 2: Pharmacoeconomic Methods for Deciding on the Value of Medicines
Session Moderator: Tienie Stander, heXor, South Africa
Session Rapporteur: David Henry, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Canada
Azurit 
3:15pm - 4:15pmMethods 3: Indicators of Pharmaceutical Industry Performance in Improving Medicines Situations in LMIC - How to Focus on Medicines Use?
Session Moderator: Loraine Hawkins, Independent, United Kingdom
Session Moderator: Keith William Johnson, Management Sciences for Health, United States of America
Session Rapporteur: Suzanne Elizabeth Edwards, Access to Medicine Foundation, Netherlands, The
Ametist 
3:15pm - 4:15pmMethods 4: Monitoring Pharmaceutical Sector Policies with Facility and Household Surveys
Session Moderator: Catherine E. Vialle-Valentin, Harvard Medical School, United States of America
Session Moderator: Vera Lucia Luiza, National School of Public Health/Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, Brazil
Session Rapporteur: Douglas Ball, Independent Consultant, United Kingdom
Amazonit 
4:15pm - 4:45pmTea/coffee break
 
4:45pm - 5:45pmContinuation of Methods Sessions
 

Date: Friday, 18/Nov/2011
7:45am - 8:45amEarly Morning 3A: Health Insurance Coverage of Medicines in LMIC: Toward Policy and Research Recommendations
Session Moderator: Anita Katharina Wagner, Harvard Medical School, United States of America
Session Moderator: Jonathan Dickinson Quick, Management Sciences for Health, United States of America
Session Rapporteur: Laura Faden Garabedian, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, United States of America
Azurit 
7:45am - 8:45amEarly Morning 3B: How Do You View the Role of Multinational Pharmaceutical Companies in Access to and Rationale Use of Medicines?
Session Moderator: Hans V. Hogerzeil, ex-WHO, Switzerland
Session Rapporteur: Samia Saad, Independent Consultant, United Kingdom
Ametist 
8:45am - 9:00amDaily Summary
Session Moderator: Ramachandran Murali, Chettinad Hospitals and Research Institute, India
Jasper Auditorium 
9:00am - 11:00amMethods 5: Using Market Intelligence Information for Pharmaceutical Policy Analysis
Session Moderator: Veronika J. Wirtz, National Institute of Public Health, Mexico, Mexico
Session Moderator: Murray Aitken, IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics, United States of America
Session Rapporteur: Laura Faden Garabedian, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, United States of America
Jasper Auditorium 
9:00am - 11:00amMethods 6: Assessing a Country Pharmaceutical Sector – Tools and Approaches for Generating and Using Information
Session Moderator: Richard Ogilvie Laing, WHO, Switzerland
Session Moderator: Samia Saad, Independent Consultant, United Kingdom
Session Rapporteur: Wilbert Bannenberg, HERA, Netherlands, The
Azurit 
9:00am - 11:00amMethods 7: Pharmacovigilance: Voluntary Reporting and Opportunities for Active Surveillance
Session Moderator: Aukje Kaija Mantel-Teeuwisse, Utrecht University, WHO Collaborating Centre for Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmaceutical Policy Analysis, Netherlands, The
Session Moderator: Jude Nwokike, Management Sciences for Health (MSH), United States of America
Session Rapporteur: Ambrose Ohumagho Isah, University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria (INRUD Nigeria), Nigeria
Ametist 
9:00am - 11:00amMethods 8: Measuring and Monitoring Adherence to Treatment for HIV/AIDS and Chronic Diseases
Session Moderator: Kin-wei Arnold Chan, Harvard School of Public Health, United States of America
Session Moderator: Gavin Stewart Steel, MSH, South Africa
Amazonit 
11:00am - 11:30amCoffee/tea break
 
11:30am - 1:00pm6a. Access: Track Summary Preparation
Azurit 
11:30am - 1:00pm6b. Policy: Track Summary Preparation
Jasper Auditorium 
11:30am - 1:00pm6c. Economics: Track Summary Preparation
Ametist 
11:30am - 1:00pm6d. Chronic Care: Track Summary Preparation
Septeryan B4-B5 
11:30am - 1:00pm6e. Child Health: Track Summary Preparation
Lal 3-4 
11:30am - 1:00pm6f. Malaria: Track Summary Preparation
Lal 1-2 
11:30am - 1:00pm6g. HIV/AIDS, TB: Track Summary Preparation
Septeryan B1-B3 
11:30am - 1:00pm6h. AMR: Track Summary Preparation
Amazonit 
1:00pm - 2:15pmLunch and Poster Discussions
 
2:15pm - 3:45pmPlenary Presentations of Track Summaries
Session Moderator: Birna Trap, Management Sciences for Health, Uganda
Jasper Auditorium 
3:45pm - 4:15pmTea/coffee break
 
4:15pm - 5:30pmClosing: Keynote Addresses
Session Moderator: Andrew Jack, Financial Times, United Kingdom
Jasper Auditorium 
5:30pm - 5:45pmClosing Remarks
Jasper Auditorium 
6:30pm - 8:00pmMeeting to Plan Post-conference Activities - by invitation