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The congress' contributors

The congress' Contributors

Cristin Lind

After years of advocating for her child who has complex health care needs due to a rare genetic syndrome, Cristin Lind began using her experience to improve health care quality for others in her community. Originally from the United States, she now lives in Stockholm, where she supports change agents in their inner and outer work by helping them develop their agency and impact. She facilitates and consults on projects focusing on partnerships between patients/families and healthcare professionals of all kinds to develop better health and care.

Speaking in:
How should healthcare systems involve patients in evaluating their performance?

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

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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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