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Best practices in implementing the International Health Regulations


On 7 and 8 June, the Hellenic Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (HCDCP) and the Greek Ministry of Health in collaboration with the European Commission and the Consumers, Health, Agriculture and Food Executive Agency are organising a two-day conference on “Best Practices in implementing the International Health Regulations”.
The main axes of this two-day conference are:
  • Overview of the EU health security framework under Decision 1082/2013/EU on serious cross-border health threats and the interconnection with the International Health Regulations (IHR)
  • Interoperability of sectors in addressing serious cross-border health threats and implementation of IHR core capacity standards
  • Dissemination of the results of European Union projects in the field of health security
  • Sharing good practices and lessons learned towards further improvement of IHR implementation
INVITATION

FINAL AGENDA

Useful information_how to reach the venue


On 7 May, the President of the Hellenic Center for Disease Control and Prevention (HCDCP) has presented the initiative for the international two-day conference that will take place on 7 and 8 June 2018 in Athens, regarding “Best practices in implementing International Health Regulations (IHR)”.The General Secretary of the Ministry of Health (MoH), Yannis Baskozos attended the event.

Conference's Presentations / Key Points
SESSION 1
The EU health security framework on serious cross-border health threats
Antonis Lanaras, Crisis management and preparedness in health, DG SANTE, European Commission    
                       

The WHO vision for the implementation of IHR – monitoring and evaluation, the Joint External Evaluation (JEE) tool Ver2.0
Nirmal Kandel, Core Capacity Assessment, Monitoring & Evaluation at World Health Organisation, Headquarters (WHO) 

Current cross-border health threats
Massimo Ciotti, Country Preparedness and Support, European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) 

The role of HCDCP in the management of health threats
Sotirios Tsiodras
, Univ. of Athens-HCDCP, Greece 

The Greek experience: monitoring IHR implementation
Vasileios Diamantopoulos
, Administrative Region of Peloponnese, Greece


SESSION 2
Preparedness against CBRN threats – EU Action Plan
Wiktor Wojtas, Terrorism and radicalization, DG Migration and Home Affairs, DG HOME, European Commission

Results from the EU inter-sectoral table-top exercise «Chimera» on hybrid threats
Fanos, Crisis management and preparedness in health, DG SANTE, European Commission

Roland Grunow, Robert Koch-Institut (RKI), Germany

Valentina Possenti, Istituto Superiore di Sanità (ISS), Italy

Anna Papa, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

Margherita Fanos, Crisis management and preparedness in health, DG SANTE, European Commission
 
Vanderford, former WHO Director of Communications, USA
 
Iivi Luuk, Directorate-General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (ECHO), European Commission

Parodi, DG for Health Prevention, Ministry of Health, Italy

Paux, Direction Générale de la Santé, Ministère des Solidarités et de la Santé, France

Vasconcelos, Directorate-General of Health, Portugal

Sotirija Duvlis, National Institute of Health Protection, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, FYROM

Karin Nygård, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Norway

Kim Brolin Ribacke, Public Health Agency of Sweden, Sweden

Verica Jovanovic, Institute of Public Health of Serbia, Serbia

Luc Tsachoua, Federal Public Service Health, Food Chain Safety and Environment, Belgium

Lifesaving lessons of investing in IHR core public health capacity
Mika Salminen, THL, Finland

Daisy Ooms, Communicable Disease Control Public Health Agency, Netherlands

Aleksandar Simunovic, Croatian institute of public health, Croatia

SESSION 4
Massimo Ciotti, Country Preparedness and Support, ECDC
 
Capacity Building in Europe
Silvia Declich, Istituto Superiore di Sanità (ISS), Italy
 
Nikoletta Mavroidi, Greece
 
Maria an der Heiden, Robert Koch-Institut (RKI), Germany
 
Miguel Dávila Cornejo, Ministerio de Sanidad, Servicios Sociales e Igualdad, Spain
 
JA Healthy GateWays (Preparedness and action at points of entry)
Barbara Mouchtouri, University of Thessaly, Greece
 
Amalia Tzikou, Administrative Region of South Aegean, Greece
 
SESSION 5
Agapios Terzidis, HCDCP, Greece
 
Elena Val, International Organisation for Migration (IOM)
 
Daniel Lopez Acuna, Andalusian School of Public Health, Spain
 
The Greek experience: Migrant health, risk assessment and response
Ioannis Nikopoulos, Administrative Region of Epirus, Greece
 
SESSION 6
Agoritsa Baka, ECDC
Dimitrios Iliopoulos, HCDCP, Greece
 
Christos Hadjichristodoulou, University of Thessaly, Greece
 
Nikoletta Mavroidi, Greece
 
Chrysoula Botsi, HCDCP, Greece
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