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“Towards Sustainable Health Systems: The IROHLA evidence-based guidelines on improving health literacy in the ageing population” - Programme

 

Tuesday 17 November, 2015

 

Afternoon

 

12:30 – 13:30

Light Lunch and Registration

 
 

13:30 – 13:40

Opening Remarks

Professor Menno (S.A.) Reijneveld, MD, PhD

University Medical Center Groningen

Scientific Committee

 
 

13:40 – 14:00

Introducing the IROHLA Health Literacy Guidelines for Policy and Practice

Andrea de Winter

Assistant Professor

University Medical Center Groningen - Department of Health Sciences

 
 

14:00 – 14:15

 

 

 

 

The Challenge of Sustainable Health Systems

The role of the European Commission in promoting health literacy among older people

Dr Line Matthiessen

European Commission

DG Research and Innovation, Head of  Unit “Infectious Diseases and Public Health”

 
 

14:15 – 14:30

Sharing Knowledge

Launching the Web Portal Health Literacy Centre Europe

Dr Jeanet Landsman, UMCG and Pania Karnaki, Prolepsis

 

 
 

14:30 – 14:45

Q&A

 
 

14:45 – 15:15

Coffee Break 

 
 

15:15 – 17:15

Panel Discussions

Unleashing the potential of the guidelines: towards sustainable health systems

Moderator: Caroline Costongs, Managing Director, EuroHealthNet

 

15:15 – 16:00

Public Authorities

Barbro Westerholm

Member of the Swedish Parliament

Graham Kramer

National Clinical Lead for Self Management and Health Literacy

Dr Marleen Finoulst

Belgian Center of Evidence-Based Medicine 

 

16:00 - 16:55

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

Health Practitioners and Users

Birgit Beger

Secretary General

Standing Committee of European Doctors, CPME

Bozidar Voljc

Chair of HEG

AGE Platform Europe

Gina Ebner

Secretary General

EAEA

Jörg Artmann

AOK Rheinland/Hamburg

 

16:55 – 17:05

 

 

17:05 - 17:20

 

 

 

 

  

17:30 – 18:30

Health Ageing in Europe: Priorities

Anne-Sophie Parent

Secretary General, AGE Platform

 

Way Forward in Health Literacy Policy and Practice

Professor Menno (S.A.) Reijneveld, MD, hD

University Medical Center Groningen

Scientific Committee

  
Cocktail Reception and viewing of the IROHLA Health Literacy Centre Europe
 
 

Logistics

When

Tue November 17, 2015 09.00 to
Thu November 19, 2015 17.00

CET

 

Where

Management Centre Europe

Rue de l'Aqueduc 118
1050 Ixelles
Brussels, Belgium

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Downloads

Sponsorship Brochure

Abstract Book

Diabetes final info

IROHLA final info

Pre-confernce Workshops final info

Main conference final info

 

 

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