Healthcare Forum 2018
The Healthcare Forum is organized alongside ISSA/INTERCLEAN Amsterdam and takes place at RAI Amsterdam on Wednesday 16 May.
The Forum facilitates knowledge sharing and networking amongst decision makers, key-opinion leaders and other parties in the industry. The prevention of Hospital Associated Infections (HAI’s) and the threat of antibiotic resistance are on top of the agenda, because this forum aims to be the first step in a process towards a positive change in hospital policies, by stimulating new research and the further development of products and solutions.
RAI Amsterdam | 16 May 2018 | 10.00 - 16.00 hours
Sessions (4x20 minutes) 10:00 - 11:30 hrs
Lunch + Tradeshow & Healthcare Island visit 11:30 - 13:30 hrs
Sessions (4x20 minutes) 13:30 - 15:00 hrs
CEO executive session 15:00 - 16:00 hrs
* To be confirmed
Public health managers
Hospital/ Healthcare institution facility managers
Professor Didier Pittet, MD, MS, CBE (chair)
Professor Didier Pittet is the Hospital Epidemiologist & Director of the Infection Control Programme and World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Centre on Patient Safety, University of Geneva Hospitals & Faculty of Medicine, Geneva, Switzerland.
Andreas Voss, MD, PhD
Andreas Voss is a clinical-microbiologist at the Canisius-Wilhelmina Hospital and a professor of Infection Control at the Radboud University Medical Centre in Nijmegen, The Netherlands. His expertise is in the field of infection prevention and control, in particular the epidemiology of antimicrobial resistance and hand hygiene.
Andreea Moldovan, MD, PhD
Andreea has a MD and PhD in Infectious Diseases. Her areas of expertise include also hospital epidemiology, molecular biology, microbiologic diagnosis and psycho-pedagogy.
Evelina Tacconelli, MD, PhD
Evelina Tacconelli is Professor of Infectious Diseases, Head of the Division of Infectious Disease and Medical Director of the Comprehensive Infectious Diseases Center (CIDiC) at the University Hospital of Tübingen, Germany.
Pierre Parneix, MD
Pierre Parneix is a medical doctor specialized in public health and infection control since 1992. He is the head of the Nouvelle Aquitaine healthcare-associated infection control center (CPIAS NA) which is based at Bordeaux University Hospital in cooperation with Limoges and Poitiers University Hospitals.
Jonathan A. Otter, PhD
Jonathan is an epidemiologist focused on Infection Prevention and Control at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust in London, and an Honorary Senior Lecturer in the National Institute for Health Research Health Protection Research Unit (NIHR HPRU) in Healthcare Associated Infections and Antimicrobial Resistance at Imperial College London.