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The congress' contributors

The congress' Contributors

Albert Zoltán Aszalos

Zoltán Albert has been working as a project manager for international projects at Semmelweis Medical University in Budapest since 2012. He has been involved in the following EU joint actions as work package leader: Health Workforce Planning (2013-2016) and Chronic diseases (2017-2020) as well as activities of the European Innovation and Technology Institute - Health.

Speaking in:
Grand Opening Plenary Session
Day
Tuesday
Time
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Plenary session: Culture change and leadership
Day
Wednesday
Time
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Closing Plenary: Why health systems must start delivering for and with patients
Day
Thursday
Time
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Plenary session: Ensuring equity, inclusivity and diversity of the patients’ voice
Day
Wednesday
Time
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Plenary session: Patient involvement - presenting the evidence

Speakers

Learn more about Thomas Allvin

Thomas Allvin

Executive Director for Strategy and Healthcare Systems at the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (EFPIA)

Thomas Allvin
Learn more about Mark Pearson

Mark Pearson

Deputy Director of Employment, Labour and Social Affairs, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

Mark Pearson
Learn more about Carina Pittens

Carina Pittens

Assistant Professor of Patient involvement in health research, policy-making and care practice at the Athena Institute of the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Carina Pittens

More speakers Announced soon

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Ambassadors

Learn more about Miklós Szócska

Miklós Szócska

Former Secretary of State for Health in Hungary, Director of the Health Services Management Training Centre of the Semmelweis University

Miklós Szócska

Master of Ceremonies

Patients included

We are proud to announce that EPF Congress 2019 is Patients Included™. This means that EPF is committed to incorporating the experience of patients as experts in living with their condition while ensuring they were neither excluded nor exploited.

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