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Partner Session 07: Health and Migration

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Hayek-Saal
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english language

The large-scale arrival of migrants and refugees in Europe may become a public health issue. Their health is often at risk due to abuse, trauma and discrimination. Additionally, their health can be compromised by the many barriers to health and social services. How can we ensure access to health care?

General Surgeon, Syria
Medical Manager, National Institute for Health Migration and Poverty, Italy
Senior Health Adviser, International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, Geneva
Austrian Federal Minister of Health and Women's Affairs, Vienna
Secretary General, Austrian Red Cross, Vienna

Dr. Rabee ALREFAI

General Surgeon, Syria

Array Alessandra DIODATI

Medical Manager, National Institute for Health Migration and Poverty, Italy

MD, MPH Lasha GOGUADZE

Senior Health Adviser, International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, Geneva

Dr. Pamela RENDI-WAGNER

Austrian Federal Minister of Health and Women's Affairs, Vienna

Study of Medicine, Medical University of Vienna Specialisation in Specific Prophylaxis und Tropical Medicine, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and Medical University of Vienna D.M. Thesis (Habilitation) for Specific Prophylaxis and Tropical Hygiene, Medical University of Vienna Visiting Professor, School of Public Health, Tel Aviv University Director-General of Public Health and Chief Medical Officer, Austrian Ministry of Health, Vienna Head, Multisectoral Process of National Health Targets Visiting Professor, Center for Public Health, Medical University of Vienna Member of the Standing Committee of the Euro Regional Committee, WHO - World Health Organisation
1989-1996
1997-2005
2008
2008-2012
2011-2017
since 2011
since 2012
since 2012

Dr. Werner KERSCHBAUM

Secretary General, Austrian Red Cross, Vienna

Verkaufstraining, Leiter Verkaufsinnendienst, Marketing/Exportleiter, Fa. Master Foods Vertriebsleiter, Fa. Hofbauer Geschäftsführer (Schokothek, Up to Date), Billa Holding AG Leiter, extramurale Dienste des NÖ Hilfswerks und Geschäftsführer, Österreichischens Hilfswerk Mitglied der Geschäftsleitung, Österreichisches Rotes Kreuz Stellvertretender Generalsekretär, verantwortlich für die Bereiche Marketing/Kommunikation, Ausbildung, Gesundheit, Rettungswesen, Beschaffung, Österreichisches Rotes Kreuz
1979-1985
1985-1986
1987-1992
1992-1999
since 1999
since 2002

Health Symposium

show timetable

21.08.2016

15:30 - 16:15 Opening Plenary
16:15 - 17:30 The Best for the Individual – the Essentials for All Plenary
17:30 - 18:00 Meet the Speaker: Leroy Hood and Calum MacKellar Plenary
17:30 - 18:00 Meet the Speaker: Heather Dewey-Hagborg Plenary
18:00 - 20:00 Reception Social

22.08.2016

07:00 - 08:30 Old and New Myths in Medicine Plenary
08:45 - 10:00 Redefining Competences in an “Enlightened” Healthcare System Plenary
10:00 - 10:30 Introduction to the Themes of the Breakout Sessions Plenary
12:00 - 12:15 Digital Pioneers in the Health Sector Breakout
12:15 - 15:00 Breakout Session 01: Dexhelpp – Decision Support for Health Policy and Planning Breakout
12:15 - 15:00 Breakout Session 02: Active@Home – Playful Training for People With Dementia Breakout
12:15 - 15:00 Breakout Session 03: Ipso-Ecare – a Human-Powered Empathy Engine at Scale Breakout
12:15 - 15:00 Breakout Session 04: healthbank – A Citizen-Owned Health Data Transaction Platform Breakout
12:15 - 15:00 Breakout Session 05: GivMed – Help Others Using Your Smartphone: Medicine Donations Redefined Breakout
12:15 - 15:00 Breakout Session 06: MyMind – Leveraging Technology to Innovate the Landscape of Mental Health Care Breakout
12:15 - 15:00 Breakout Session 07: AnneEli – Multilingual Digital Assistance for a Healthy Pregnancy Breakout
12:15 - 15:00 Breakout Session 08: xMEDx – Online Consultancy from Physicians Breakout
12:15 - 15:00 Breakout Session 09: Be My Eyes – Connecting the Visually Impaired with Seeing People Breakout
12:15 - 15:00 Breakout Session 10: Video Interpreting in the Health Sector Breakout
12:15 - 15:00 Breakout Session 11: dacadoo – Health and Lifestyle Coordinator Breakout
15:00 - 18:00 Reception on the Hill Social

23.08.2016

02:30 - 06:00 Sunrise Hike with Peter Habeler to Gratlspitz Social
07:00 - 08:45 Digitised Medicine: Can More Data Improve Healing? Plenary
09:15 - 11:00 Electronic Patient Data in Clinical Routine Plenary
11:15 - 13:00 Health Talk: Nutrition, Health & Co – a Mouseclick Away? Social
13:30 - 15:00 Partner Session 05: Generation G Partner
13:30 - 17:00 Partner Session 02: Connected Health Care – the Future of Patient Management Partner
13:30 - 17:00 Partner Session 03: Diabesity – Individualised Medicine Versus Macro Environment Partner
13:30 - 15:00 Partner Session 04: The Best Health Care System in the World. Myth or Fact? Partner
13:30 - 16:00 Partner Session 01: Vaccination in Austria – Status Quo and Quo Vadis Partner
15:30 - 17:00 Partner Session 06: World Café on Possible Benefits of the Implementation of ELGA in Austria Partner
15:30 - 17:00 Partner Session 07: Health and Migration Partner
15:30 - 17:00 Partner Session 08: The Helping Hands – Changing Roles of Professionals in a Modern Health System Partner