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Modernising Communication in Primary Healthcare

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Erwin-Schrödinger-Saal
Plenary / Keynote & Discussion
english language

Modernising communication is one important way to strengthen primary healthcare. But what are the experiences with new models of communication? What are the new communicative roles, and who are the new communication professionals? Which communication technologies are actually useful?

Director, Health and Healthcare, RAND Europe, Cambridge
Jean Monnet Professor of European Public Health, Maastricht University, Maastricht; President, European Health Forum Gastein
Head, Research of Chronic Conditions and Telemedicine, University of Copenhagen; Chief Physician, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen
Austrian Federal Minister of Health and Women's Affairs, Vienna
Head, Research Department, NIVEL - Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht
Deputy Director General, Swedish Ministry of Health and Social Affairs, Stockholm
EU Health Policy Expert, Nick Fahy Consulting Ltd., Oxford

Dr. Ellen NOLTE

Director, Health and Healthcare, RAND Europe, Cambridge

Dipl.-Biol (Diplom-Biologin), Faculty of Biology, University of Bielefeld MPH (Master of Public Health), Bielefeld School of Public Health, University of Bielefeld Research Assistant, Bielefeld School of Public Health, University of Bielefeld Research Fellow, Bielefeld School of Public Health, University of Bielefeld Research Fellow, Federal Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, Berlin PhD, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London Marie Curie Research Fellow, Health Services Research Unit, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London Senior Lecturer (Lecturer 2002-2004; Research Fellow 2001-2002), Health Services Research Unit, Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London Research Officer, European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (Honorary Senior Researcher since 2005), London
1986-1992
1993-1996
1994-1995
1996-1997
1997-1998
1998-2001
1998-2001
2001-2009
2002-2005

Dr. med. Helmut BRAND

Jean Monnet Professor of European Public Health, Maastricht University, Maastricht; President, European Health Forum Gastein

Study of Medicine (Medical Doctor MD), University of Düsseldorf; University of Zürich PhD in Medicine, University of Düsseldorf Clinical training in internal medicine, surgery and psychiatry Master of Science in Community Medicine, University of London, Faculty of Medicine, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in cooperation with London School of Economics (LSE) Social Medicine, Public Health, District Health Authority Minden-Lübbecke Pilot Study for the Cancer Registry of Lower Saxony, Ministry of Health Lower Saxony Specialist in Public Health and Social Medicine, Germany Health Systems Analysis, Cancer Registry, Public Health Reporting, Medical Statistics, Ministry of Health Hamburg Advisor in Public Health and Social Medicine to the European Commission (e.g. DG Sanco, Office of the European Policy Advisors) Projects in the Public Health Programme of the European Union (European) Health Policy, lectures at various Universities and Summer Schools in Europe and the Balkans Director of the Institute of Public Health, North Rhine Westphalia Postgraduate Diploma, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in Community Medicine (DLSHTM) Leader of the "Health System Working Party" of the Public Health Programme Managing Director of the Epidemiological Cancer Registry, North Rhine Westphalia Scientific Director, Institute of Health and Work, North Rhine Westphalia (LIGA)
1978-1984
1984
1985-1987
1987-1988
1988-1993
1990
1991
1993-1995
since 1994
since 1995
since 1995
1995-2007
1996
2006-2008
2007-2008
2008

MD, Ph.D. Anne FROLICH

Head, Research of Chronic Conditions and Telemedicine, University of Copenhagen; Chief Physician, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen

Research Fellow at the Care Management Institute, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland. California Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Health Services Research Training Program Institute for Health Policy Studies and Institute for Healthy Aging, University of California, San Francisco Senior Consultant, Department of Integrated Care, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen
2002-2003
2002-2003
2003-2012

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

Ph.D. Francois SCHELLEVIS

Head, Research Department, NIVEL - Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht

Part-time practising general practitioner Researcher, Department of general practice, University of Nijmegen Senior researcher, Department of general practice, VU University Amsterdam Coordinator research programme general practice care NIVEL, Utrecht Professor of general practice, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam
1982-1997
1982-1989
1989-1997
1997-2009
since 2006

Olivia WIGZELL

Deputy Director General, Swedish Ministry of Health and Social Affairs, Stockholm

Press Secretary at the Mayor of Stockholm, City of Stockholm Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Political Advisor, Stockholm County Council Comissioner in the Stockholm regions Via Mayor in the city of Stockholm Swedish Association of Health Professionals, Association Secretary National Committé on Regional structure and future organisation of Health care, investigator Director for Division for Analysis, National Board of Health and Welfare, Stockholm
1985-1991
1991
1992-1998
1998-2002
2003-2004
2004-2007
2007-2008

BA B.Sc. Nick FAHY

EU Health Policy Expert, Nick Fahy Consulting Ltd., Oxford

European fast stream administrator, Department of Health, London Ministerial Private Secretary, Department of Health, London Detached National Expert on Social Protection and Social Inclusion, European Commission, Brussels Consumer Protection Administrator, European Commission, Brussels Deputy Head of the Health Strategy Unit/Health Taskforce, European Commission, Brussels Head of the Health Information Unit, European Commission, Luxembourg
1994-1996
1996-1997
1998-2000
2000-2002
2002-2007
2007-2010

Health Symposium

show timetable

17.08.2014

18:00 - 21:00 Reception Social

18.08.2014

07:00 - 07:15 Opening Plenary
07:15 - 10:00 Abstracting and Synthesising Human Nature Plenary
10:00 - 10:15 Introduction to the Breakout Sessions Plenary
11:00 - 12:00 Debate: Abstracting and Synthesising Human Nature Plenary
11:45 - 12:00 Eleven Questions for the Future of the Austrian Health Care System Breakout
12:00 - 14:00 Breakout Session 01: Using Big Data to Create a Citizen-Oriented Healthcare System by 2025? Breakout
12:00 - 14:00 Breakout Session 02: Big Data – Self-Determined Individual Health Behaviour or Skilful Manipulation? Breakout
12:00 - 14:00 Breakout Session 03: Is Data Protection an Obstacle to the Further Development of Our Healthcare System? Breakout
12:00 - 14:00 Breakout Session 04: Predictive Genetics – The Right to Know or Not to Know? Breakout
12:00 - 14:00 Breakout Session 05: Genes Are Unfair – Who Has to Suffer the Consequences? Breakout
12:00 - 14:00 Breakout Session 06: The Individual Genome – Fate, Opportunity or Obligation? Breakout
12:00 - 14:00 Breakout Session 07: Doping for the Brain – Individual Freedom or Social Responsibility? Breakout
12:00 - 14:00 Breakout Session 08: The Findings of Brain Research – A Blessing or a Curse? Breakout
12:00 - 14:00 Breakout Session 09: Neurosciences and Brain Research – What Do We Make of New Findings? Breakout
12:00 - 14:00 Breakout Session 10: Health Promotion – Easier Said than Done. What Can Health Promotion Contribute to Public Health by 2025? Breakout
12:00 - 14:00 Breakout Session 11: Reorienting Health Services – From Cure to Prevention Breakout
14:30 - 15:15 Consolidation and Evaluation of the Future Scenarios Breakout
16:00 - 19:00 Reception on the Hill Social
19:30 - 20:30 Theatre Performance: Free Association Culture

19.08.2014

02:30 - 06:00 Sunrise Hike with Peter Habeler to Gratlspitz Social
07:00 - 08:45 Future Scenarios for the Austrian Healthcare System 2025 Plenary
09:15 - 11:00 Modernising Communication in Primary Healthcare Plenary
11:15 - 12:45 Health Talk – Nutrition 2.0 Social
13:30 - 15:00 Partner Session 03: How much Evidence-Based Medicine is Appropriate? – The Example of Austria Partner
13:30 - 15:00 Partner Session 02: Tyroleans are Healthier. But Why? Partner
13:30 - 17:00 Partner Session 04: Can Chemical Leasing Improve Hygiene Management in Healthcare? Partner
13:30 - 15:00 Partner Session 01: Healthy Choices – Promoting Healthy Behaviour Partner
15:30 - 17:00 Partner Session 05: Cross-Border Healthcare in Practice – Patients’ Rights in the EU Partner
17:00 - 18:30 Vienna Lectures: “Brainier, Better, More Beautiful… – Can Humans Be Optimised?” Culture