Hanoi Meeting Agenda March 2010

Officially hosted by Dr. Tran Thanh Duong, the Deputy Director General, Ministry of Health, Vietnam.

 

Agenda

 

 Introductory Materials (Participants List)

Introduction to Public Health Ethics Concepts

Fact Sheet on Pandemic Influenza for non-Epis

Synopsis of Public Health Ethics

Participants

Day 1 Monday

MONDAY, 22 March 2010 ● Daewoo Hotel ● HANOI, VIETNAM
 

TIME

ACTIVITY

8:00-9:00

Registration and Coffee

 

9:00- 9:30

Opening Ceremony: Welcome and Introductions

Professor Tranh Quan Hong, Vice Minister of Health, Vietnam

Dr. Dionisio J. Herrera Guibert, Director, TEPHINET

Dr. Maria Consorcia Lim-Quizon, Director, SAFETYNET

 

 

 

09:30- 10:00

Presentation: Introduction to the Epidemiology of Influenza

Dr. Jim Thomas, Director, Public Health Ethics Program, University of North Carolina, Dept. of Epidemiology

 

 

10:00-10:45

Presentation: Introduction to Public Health Ethics

Dr. Jim Thomas, Director, Public Health Ethics Program, University of North Carolina, Dept. of Epidemiology Presentation

Dr. Mark White, Associate Director of Science, U.S. CDC, Coordinating Center for Global Health

 

 

 

 

10:45-11:00

Coffee Break

11:00 – 11:30

Presentation:  Activities of WHO and CDC on Ethics of Pandemic Preparedness and Response

 

Dr. Andreas Reis, Department of Ethics, Equity, Trade and Human Rights, WHO, Geneva Presentation

Dr. Drue Barrett, Public Health Ethics Coordinator, U.S. CDC Presentation

 

 

11:30- 12:30 

Panel: How, Why and When do Public Health Ethics Matter in Pandemics?

Moderated by: Dr. Mark White, Associate Director of Science, U.S. CDC, Coordinating Center for Global Health

 

Dr. Anand Bhant, Ethics Consultant, India

Dr. Michael Selgelid, Centre for Applied Philosophy and Ethics, ANU, Australia

Dr. Jim Thomas, Director, Public Health Ethics Program, University of North Carolina, Dept. of Epidemiology 

 

 

 

 

12:30-13:30

Group Picture and Lunch Break

13:30-15:00

Small-Group Working Sessions: Narrative Sharing and Evaluation Session 1

Facilitated by : Dr. Dominic Thomas, Professor, Emory University

                           Mr. John Houseal, Senior Manager, Deloitte

 

 

 

 

15:00-15:15

Coffee Break

15:15-16:00

Country Presentations:  Current Status of Ethics in Pandemic Response Plans

Moderated by: Dr. Dionisio J. Herrera Guibert, Director, TEPHINET

Dr. Huilai Ma, Program Mentor, Chinese Field Epidemiology Training Program, China  Presentation

Ms. Vivienne Ling, Public Health Officer, Surveillance and Response Branch, Communicable Diseases Division, Ministry of Health, Singapore Presentation

Mr. Alderin Q. Reyes, Senior Health Program Officer, National Center for Disease Prevention and Control, Department of Health, Philippines Presentation

Dr. Darika Kingnate, Bureau of Emerging Infectious Diseases, Department of Disease Contro, Ministry of Public Health, Thailand  Presentation

 

 

 

 

 

16:00-16:30

Summary Session:  Summary of Key Points from Day 1

Presented by : Dr. Maria Consorcia Lim-Quizon, Director, SAFETYNET 

 

 

Day 2 Tuesday

Ethics Evaluation Session, Dr. Goldie Macdonald

Small-Group Working Sessions: Narrative Sharing and Evaluation Session 2

Facilitated by : Dr. Dominic Thomas, Professor, Emory University

                           Mr. John Houseal, Senior Manager, Deloitte

Day 3 Wednesday

 

Small-Group Working Sessions: Narrative Sharing and Evaluation Session 3

Facilitated by : Dr. Dominic Thomas, Professor, Emory University

                           Mr. John Houseal, Senior Manager, Deloitte

Day 4 Thursday

Closing Ceremony