Institute for Global Health Policy Research (iGHP) is delighted to announce the upcoming UHC Forum 2017 side event, “The Future of Health Systems: The Role of data health in the era of the next-generation UHC”. Experts from various countries and global partnerships will be sharing their experiences and having open dialogues on how utilization of ICT and health data could enable better monitoring and evaluation of health system performance and contribute to a significant progress towards UHC.
|Date & Time||Tuesday, December 12, 2017, 15:00-17:30|
|Topic||“The Future of Health Systems: The Role of data health in the era of the next-generation UHC”|
|Venue||Golden Cup Room, 3rd Floor, Tokyo Prince Hotel|
|Language||English only (No Japanese interpretation will be provided)|
|Participation||Free of charge and open to general public. Advance registration is required.
Please register through the link provided here for your attendance in advance: https://goo.gl/forms/f0aDJZ3pgwNdXty32
UHC Forum 2017 in Tokyo: http://universalhealthcoverageday.org/forum/
|15:00⎯15:10||Opening Remarks (Norihiro Kokudo, President, National Center for Global Health and Medicine)|
|15:10⎯15:20||Welcome Remarks (Senior official, MHLW Japan)|
|15:20⎯15:30||Preamble: Why do we need a change from conventional UHC to next-generation UHC? (Yohsuke Takasaki, Chief Advisor, GLO+UHC)|
|15:30⎯15:45||Keynote Address 1: Thailand’s efforts to achieve a people-centered health information system (Netnapis Suchonwanich, MOPH and former Deputy Secretary-General, NHSO)|
|15:45⎯16:00||Keynote Address 2: PeOPLe for UHC (Hiroaki Miyata, Director, Department of Global Health Systems and Innovation, iGHP, NCGM)|
Panel Discussion: How do we make the utilization of ICT and health data realistic approach in health system performance assessment for UHC?
Kenji Shibuya, Director, iGHP, NCGM
-Mickey Chopra, Global Lead in Service Delivery, World Bank
-Hee Jin Kang, Research Fellow, National Health Insurance Service (NHIS), Korea
-Netnapis Suchonwanich, NHSO
-Hiroaki Miyata, iGHP, NCGM
-Speaker from international organization (TBD)
|17:20⎯17:30||Closing remarks Kozo Watanabe, Deputy Director General and Group Director for Health Group 2, Human Development Department, JICA|
To present and discuss how the utilization of ICT and health data contributes to assess health system performance and identity and correct bottlenecks for achieving UHC.
Organizing partners & Co-sponsor
Institute for Global Health Policy Research (iGHP), the Bureau of International Health Cooperation, National Center for Global Health and Medicine (NCGM), Japan and “The Partnership Project for Global Health and Universal Health Coverage (GLO+UHC)” (Thailand Ministry of Public Health (MOPH), National Health Security Office (NHSO) and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA))
*Other partners will be confirmed.
(Co-Sponsor by the Japan Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare (MHLW))
For more details of this side event, please see the event program here: (PDF)