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Nona Shepphard develops with students from London’s Royal Academy of Dramatic Art a scenic contribution to be staged at the opening of the Health Symposium.

Vice President, European Forum Alpbach; Professor and Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Medical University of Vienna
Playwright; Associate Director, Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, London
Chief Executive Officer, Philips Austria GmbH, Vienna
European Commissioner, DG SANTE - Directorate-General for Health and Food Safety, European Commission, Brussels
Austrian Federal Minister of Health and Women's Affairs, Vienna

Dr. Ursula SCHMIDT-ERFURTH

Vice President, European Forum Alpbach; Professor and Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Medical University of Vienna

Medical School, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich Doctoral thesis, University Eye Hospital, Munich Internal rotation in Ophthalmic Pathology Howe Laboratory, Harvard Medical School, Mass. Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA Research Fellow, Institute of Immunology, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich Resident in Ophthalmology, University Eye Hospital, Munich Research Fellow in Photomedicine, Wellman Laboratories, Mass. General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Research Fellow in Ophthalmology, Retina-Department, Massachusetts Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Clinical Fellow in Medical Retina, University Eye Hospital, Medical University of Lübeck Research Associate, Medical Laser Center, University of Lübeck, Germany Instructor in Ophthalmology, University Eye Hospital Lübeck Assistant Professor in Ophthalmology, University Eye Hospital Lübeck Professor in Ophthalmology Appointment at the University of Vienna, Professor and Chair of Ophthalmology Visiting Professorship: Mc Gill University / Montreal / Canada Lecturer, ESASO - European School for Advanced Studies in Ophthalmology, Lugano Lecturer, PhD-Program at CeMM, Center for Molecular Medicine, Academy of Sciences, Vienna
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Array Nona SHEPPHARD

Playwright; Associate Director, Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, London

 Nona Shepphard is a freelance writer, director and deviser with over 150 productions and 40 commissioned plays to her credit. Her plays for a young audience. Her plays recieved several awards and have been presented in the USA, Canada, Europe and Russia. Among her most recent writings are: "Signs of a Star-Shaped Diva" for GraeaeTheatre Company/Theatre Royal Stratford and Therese Raquin a musical version of Emile Zola's novel. She is the Associate Director of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) and Creative Director of RADA Enterprises.

Array Robert KÖRBLER

Chief Executive Officer, Philips Austria GmbH, Vienna

 Managing Director, Philips Medizinische Systeme GmbH, Vienna
 Business Line Manager, Philips CMS 11 European Small Countries, Vienna
 Country Manager, Austria & Switzerland Hewlett-Packard / Agilent Technologies

Array Vytenis ANDRIUKAITIS

European Commissioner, DG SANTE - Directorate-General for Health and Food Safety, European Commission, Brussels

Degree Medical Doctor, Kaunas Institute of Medicine, Kaunas Medical Doctor and Surgeon, Kaunas, Ignalia and Vilnius Master Degree, History, Vilnius University, Vilnius Founder, LSDP - Social Democratic Party of Lithuania, Vilnius Signatory, Act of Independence of Lithuania; Co-Author, Country'sConstitution, Vilnius Member, Lithuanian Parliament, Vilnius Party Leader, LSDP - Social Democratic Party of Lithuania, Vilnius Deputy Speaker, Lithuanian Parliament, Vilnius Member, Lithuanian Parliament, Vilnius Lithuanian Minister for Health, Vilnius Vice-President, World Health Assembly, Geneva
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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
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Health Symposium

show timetable

20.08.2017

15:00 - 15:45OpeningPlenary
16:00 - 17:30Health threats near and farPlenary
18:00 - 20:00Evening ReceptionSocial

21.08.2017

06:00 - 07:00Breakfast Talk Reproductive RightsBreakout
07:00 - 08:30Affordable access to innovative medicinesPlenary
09:00 - 10:30Communication of knowledge in healthcare: between interests and needsPlenary
12:00 - 12:15A new culture of leadership and cooperation in the healthcare sectorBreakout
12:15 - 15:00Breakout Session 01: Children’s hospiceBreakout
12:15 - 15:00Breakout Session 02: Clinical pharmacistsBreakout
12:15 - 15:00Breakout Session 03: Primary Care Center EnnsBreakout
12:15 - 15:00Breakout Session 04: TeamTherapieBreakout
12:15 - 15:00Breakout Session 05: CornerstoneBreakout
12:15 - 15:00Breakout Session 06: BuurtzorgBreakout
15:00 - 18:00Reception on the HillSocial
18:00 - 19:30The responsibility of religion(s) for sustainable developmentPlenary

22.08.2017

02:30 - 06:00Sunrise Hike to Gratlspitz with David LamaSocial
07:00 - 08:30Integrating health care structures in interdisciplinary teamsPlenary
09:00 - 10:30Migration and healthPlenary
10:30 - 12:00Lunch ReceptionSocial
12:00 - 13:30Partner Session 01: Good health information – the goal of health policy and area of conflict?Partner
12:00 - 13:30Partner Session 02: Geriatrics 2.0 – multiprofessional geriatric medicine and digitisationPartner
12:00 - 13:30Partner Session 03: The digital supplier as contributor to a healthy householdPartner
12:00 - 13:30Partner Session 04: Seamless Care: Quality of life through connected healthcarePartner
14:00 - 15:30Partner Session 05: Sports clubs as impetuses for healthPartner
14:00 - 15:30Partner Session 06: Caring CommunitiesPartner
14:00 - 15:30Partner Session 07: Leadership for health – supporting transformational change for population health managementPartner
18:00 - 19:30Corporate ethical action for the common goodPlenary