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Facing Our Future: Countering Non-Communicable Diseases in India Through Investments in Innovation – Mumbai

Date: 6th August 2014
Location: Taj Mahal Palace (Crystal North), Mumbai

Time Agenda Speaker
11.00 Registration
11.30 Welcome and Introduction Vikas Dandekar India Bureau Chief at PharmaAsia News
11.35 Global Social and Economic Impact of NCDs and Evolving Models of Care Dr. Kenneth E. Thorpe Robert W. Woodruff Professor and Chair ofthe Department of Health Policy & Management in the Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University and Chairman of the Partnership to Fight Chronic Disease (PFCD)
11.50 Burden of Non Communicable Disease and its Impact on India’s Health and Economy Prof. (Dr.) S.V. Madhu President Elect, Research Society for the Study of Diabetes in IndiaProfessor and Head, Department of Medicine and Endocrinology, University College of Medical Sciences, University of Delhi 
12.05 Panel discussion: Perspectives on Innovations to Address the Changing Environment on NCDs Dr. Daksha Y Shah, Deputy Executive Health Officer (NCD), Public Health Department, Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM)Dr. Jayesh Lele,Secretary, Maharashtra Chapter,Indian Medical Association

Dr. Rajendra A. Badwe, Director, Tata Memorial Hospital

Dr. Geeta Bharadwaj, Head, Healthy Workplace Initiative, Arogya World

Dr. Manish Verma, Director Medical Affairs (Internal Medicine, Cardio, Hospitals), Sanofi India

Yukti Bhargava, Senior Manager – Reimbursements and Health Economics, Medtronic

Prabhat Sinha, Programme Manager, NCD Partnership, Eli Lilly and Company

13.05 India at the Threshold of Health Revolution – A Patient Perspective Dr. Ratna Devi Chief Executive Officer, DakshamA Health and Education
13.20 Creating a comprehensive healthcare policy agenda to address complex healthcare challenges and how other states can learn from Maharashtra Sujata Saunik (I.A.S) Principal Secretary, Public Health Department, Government of Maharashtra
13.40 Summing Up and What Next Kevin WalkerExecutive Director, PFCD

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