19th Conference of the International Society of Geriatric Oncology

Integrative oncology – Leaving no one behind / GENEVA Switzerland 14-16 Nov 2019

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November 14, 2019 / Thursday

10:00 - 10:10 Welcome Address
Dr. Jane Barratt, Secretary General, IFA
10:10 - 10:20 Welcome Address
Dr. Hans Wildiers, President, SIOG
10:20 - 10:30 Opening Remarks
Hon. Dr. Susan Pineda Mercado, Special Envoy of the President for Global Health Initiatives,
The Philippines
10:30 - 10:40 PRESENTATION OF IFA-SIOG POLICY MEETINGS
(to be announced)
10:40 - 11:00 KEYNOTE ADDRESS
(to be announced)
11:00 - 11:30 FINANCING UHC TO INCLUDE CANCER
FOR THE AGEING
(to be announced)
11:30 - 12:30 ADDRESSING CANCER BURDEN IN AGEING - ACHIEVING UHC : REGIONAL/COUNTRY PERSPECTIVES

Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organisation TROPMED & Public Health Network, Bangkok, Thailand: Secretary-General/Coordinator, Prof. Dr. Pratap Singhasivanon 


PAHO/WHO (Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization): Subregional Advisor on Human Resources for Health, Dr Erica Wheeler 


AFRO/WHO: WHO Regional Office for Africa, Brazzaville - Congo, Noncommunicable Diseases Cluster: Coordinator, Noncommunicable Diseases Primary Prevention (NPP), Dr. Prebo Barango  


Indian Council of Medical Research, Government of India - Institute of Cancer Prevention and Research: Director, Prof. Ravi Mehrotra  


The European CanCer Organisation (ECCO): President, Prof. Philip Poortmans
12:30 - 13:00 ACKNOWLEDGEMENT & CLOSING CEREMONY