Side-events co-sponsored by WHO
18-19 September 2011
Civil society and private sector participation in side-events:
There will be a limited number of places for civil society and private sector representatives in each side event. These will be allocated on a "first come, first served" basis. Pre-registration is not necessary.
Side-events taking place at the UN premises
18 September 2011, 17:30-19:00, New York Academy of Medicine
From burden to best buys: reducing the economic impact of NCDs
World Economic Forum, World Health Organization
19 September 2011, 13:15 to 14:30, Conference Room 3, United Nations
Side-event on targets and indicators for NCDs: "Noncommunicable diseases: what gets measured, gets done"
What gets measured gets done - Ala Alwan, WHO
What gets measured can get managed ... and measurement is the minimum demonstration of commitment - Tom Frieden, CDC, USA
Social determinants of health - Michael Marmot, University College London
19 September 2011, 18:00-20:00, The Millennium Plaza Hotel
The role of universal health coverage in tackling noncommunicable diseases
Brazil, Thailand, Rockefeller Foundation, WHO