Conference Programme

Explore the agenda of sessions, discussions, and group meetings. The programme is still provisional and the organizers reserve the right to amend it.

Friday, 17th of November

Time Activity/TalkSpeakerVenue
08:30 - 10:00Social buffet breakfast (35 kr/pp)
Meet other participants and the SNIH board at a short breakfast before registration.
We will walk together at the conference venue from there.
Värmlands nation (nation card not required)
10:00 - 11:00Registration BMC, B41
11:00 - 11:20Welcome speechUppsala University representatives and SNIH Board BMC, B41
11:20 - 11:50The Public Health Profession: Metrics, Myths and Multisectoral Action.Johanna Ralston, CEO of the World Obesity Federation BMC, B41
11:50 - 12:2011:50-12:10 Working for international bodies / in policy
12:10-12:20 Q&A
Claudia Garcia Moreno, lead on Violence against Women at the World Health OrganizationBMC, B41
12:20 - 12:50Fika and mingle ( see letter on badge)BMC
12:50 - 13:15Working for an NGOSven Olov Carlsson, President of the World Federation Against DrugsBMC, B41
13:15 - 13:40Working in the private sectorHovsep Mahdessian, Medical Science Liaison at BayerBMC, B41
13:40-14:00Q&A: General Panel with all speakers from this day BMC, B41
14:00 - 15:00Lunch
15:00 - 15:20A career in international health
Greg Martin, Specialist Registrar in Public Health, Editor-in-Chief of Globalization and Health and founder of This Week In Global Health (TWIGH)BMC, B41
15:20 - 16:10Promoting a fact-based worldview - how the next generation of public health professionals can promote Hans Rosling’s legacyGapminderBMC, B41
16:10 - 16:30Individual Photo Session (see schedule)BMC
18:30 - 23:45Dinner, karaoke and party for attendees at a student nation (food & drink at the cost of each participant)Gotlands nation (nation card not required)

Saturday, 18th of November

TimeActivity/TalkSpeakerVenue
10:00 - 10:25What is being an academic?Mats Målqvist, Programme Director of the Masters in International Health and Global Health at Uppsala University and SNIH Advisory Board MemberBMC, B41
10:25 - 10:50Is passion a choice for public health workers?Miguel San Sebastian, Professor in the Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå UniversityBMC, B41
10:50 - 11:20Fika and Individual Photo Session (see schedule)BMC
11:20 - 11:45Publish or perishNawi Ng, Professor at Umeå University,Editor-in-Chief of Global Health Action, and SNIH Advisory Board MemberBMC, B41
11:45 - 12:10EPIET/EUPHEM training programmeTeija Karhonen, Junior Scientific Expert at European Center for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC)BMC, B41
12:10 - 12:30Round table (Panel discussion)BMC, B41
12:30 - 13:30Lunch
13:30 - 15:30

Workshops run in parallel
Workshop: Case solving

Workshop: Idea generation
Sirona Health Solutions

Drivhuset
BMC, B41

BMC, B10:1
15:30 - 16:00Fika and Individual Photo Session (see schedule)BMC
16:00 - 16:55Thesis competition - winner published in the Global Health Action journalNawi Ng, Professor at Umeå University and Editor-in-Chief of Global Health ActionBMC, B41
16:55 - 17:10Closing sessionSNIH BoardBMC, B41
17:10 - 17:30Individual Photo Session (see schedule)BMC

Photograph Schedule

Friday 16.10 – 16.40                                                             

Group A 16.10 – 16.15                                      

Group B 16.15 – 16.20                                                        

Group C 16.20 – 16.25                                                        

Group D 16.25 – 16.30

Group E 16.30 – 16.35

Group F 16.35 – 16.40

Saturday 10.50 – 11.20                                                       

Group G 10.50 – 10.57                                                        

Group H 10.58 – 11.05                                                        

Group I 11.06 – 11.13                                                          

Group J 11.14 – 11.20                                                                                                               

Saturday 15.30 – 16.00

Group K 15.30 – 15.36

Group L 15.36 – 15.42

Group M 15.42 – 15.48

Group N 15.48 – 15.54

Group O 15.54 – 16.00

Saturday 17:10 - 17:40

Group P 17.10 – 17.15

Group Q 17.15 – 17.20

Group R 17.20 – 17.25

Group S 17.25 - 17.30

Group T 17.30 - 17.35

Group U 17.35 - 17.40