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WHO/UNICEF Technical Briefing Seminar on Essential Medicines Policies, 17-21 Nov 2008, WHO HQ, Geneva

MONDAY, 17 NOV 2008

  AGENDA

Facilitation: Dr Hans Hogerzeil, Director EMP

08:30-09:00
Registration (M-505, M-Building, WHO/Headquarters)

Introduction

09:00-09:30
Welcome - Objectives of the Seminar
Dr Hans Hogerzeil, Director EMP

09:30-10:15
Introduction of participants: Gallery of experts
Dr Richard Laing, EMP/MIE and Dr Shanthi Pal, QSM

10:15-10:45 Coffee

10:45-11:00
Seminar overview and administration
Mrs Helene Moller, Mrs Ann Wilberforce

WHO Medicines Strategy - Readings & Presentations

11:00-12:00
EMP role and responsibilities in implementing the WHO Medicines Strategy
Dr Hans Hogerzeil, Director EMP

Information Resources - Readings & Presentations

12:00-12:30
Information resources
Mr Claude Da Re, Mrs Kath Hurst, Ms Liz Finney, Mr Jörg Hetzke, Mr Thiago Miranda

12:30-14:00 Lunch


National Medicines Policies

National Medicines Policies - Readings & Presentations

14:00-15:30
National Medicines Policies and Monitoring Implementation
Dr Richard Laing, EMP/MIE

15:30-15:45 Tea


Selection of Essential Medicines

Selection of Essential Medicines - Readings & Presentations

15:45-17:15
Update 2006 WHO Model List of Essential Medicines Selection, and Paediatric Medicines
Dr Suzanne Hill, EMP/MAR

17:30-19:00 Reception with EMP staff members (WHO Restaurant, Main Building)

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