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Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Date: Monday, 14/Nov/2011
8:00am - 9:00amBriefing Session for All Moderators and Rapporteurs
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Date: Tuesday, 15/Nov/2011
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
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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
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Date: Wednesday, 16/Nov/2011
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
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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
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6:00pm - 7:30pmINRUD Meeting - by invitation
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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11:30am - 1:00pm6a. Access: Track Summary Preparation
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