Day Two Plenary Session

25 May 2015 || Monday || 0900 – 1030

Celebrity Hall

(Plenary Session: Three)

Session Title Actions on the Social Determinants
Session Theme Socioeconomic and Environmental Determinants of Urban Health and Health Inequities
Serial Speakers Name Organization/Institute Abstract Title
1 Hossain Zillur Rahman Chairman, Power and Participation Research Centre (PPRC) Blind Spots and Noise: Dilemmas and Burdens of being Poor in Bangladesh Cities
2 Joyce Mumah Associate Research Scientist, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC) Single Sector Approaches vs Multi Sector Approaches: Which “Actions” Work Best for Urban Community?
3 Tim Evans Senior Director, Health, Nutrition and Population. The World Bank. Washington DC Harnessing Social Determinants for Urban Health: Is There Method in the Madness?
4 Godelieve van Heteren Director, Rotterdam Global Health Initiative, Erasmus University, The Netherlands Actions that Hurt, Actions that Work, Actions that Make you Smile: About the Necessity of a New Political Economy & Activist Landscape in Urban Health

 

25 May 2015 || Monday || 1330 – 1500

Celebrity Hall

Plenary Session: Four

Session Title Urban Health Care Services Provisions
Session Theme Socioeconomic and Environmental Determinants of Urban Health and Health Inequities
Serial Speakers Name Organization/Institute Abstract Title
1 Lynn Freedman Professor, Columbia University Young Mothers, Urban Mothers and Maternal Health Care Service Delivery
2 Nam H. Cho Department of Preventive Medicine and Center for Clinical Epidemiology, Ajou University School of Medicine and Hospital Demographic Transition and NCDs and Interventions: What worked or didn’t – Lessons Learnt
3 Clea Therese Finkle Program Officer, Family Health at Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Urban Poor and Family Planning Experiences and Service Delivery?
4 Kristy Woods Physician Advisor, Executive Health Resources