Program

The program will be comprised of a mix of plenary talks, interactive panel discussions, capacity-building workshops, breakout sessions, and other networking activities.

TimeDay One
August 22, Saturday
8:30-10:15 Opening Ceremony

Inspirational Talk 1
Wanted – New Leaders for Global and Regional Health


Summit Hall C and D
10:15-10:30 Health Break
10:30-12:00 Forum 2015 Themes Parallel Panels 1
Increasing the Effectiveness of Research and Innovation for Health through:


Social Accountability
Summit Hall E

Increasing Investments
Summit Hall F

Country-driven Capacity Building
Summit Hall C and D
12:00-1:30 LUNCH
1:30-3:00 Interactive Parallel Sessions 101-107

Digital Healthcare
Summit Hall E

Do No Harm: The Role of Healthcare in Addressing the Climate-Energy Nexus
Summit Hall F

Spatial Analysis in Uncovering Health Inequity
Summit Hall G

Qualitative Methods for Health Research
Banquet Hall 1

Publishing Your First Journal Article
Banquet Hall 2

Evidence to Policy Translation: The Art of Crafting Policy Briefs
Banquet Hall 3

Engaging Local Health Care Systems
Function Room A
3:00-3:30 Health Break
3:30-5:00 Interactive Parallel Sessions 108-114

The Role of Nurses in Global Health Research and Innovation
Summit Hall E

Communicating Health Research through Data Visualization
Summit Hall F

Introduction to Statistical Analysis for Public Health
Summit Hall G

Challenges and Opportunities in Implementation Research
Banquet Hall 1

Kickstarting Health Innovations
Banquet Hall 2

Designing Strategic Communications for Health Advocacy
Banquet Hall 3

Introduction to Impact Evaluation Methodologies
Function Room A
TimeDay Two
August 23, Sunday
8:30-10:15 Recap of Day One

Inspirational Talk 2
Global Health Research and Innovation Opportunities Post-2015 in the Asia-Pacific Region


Special Inspirational Panel
Journeys in Research and Innovation: Lessons from Health Leaders


Summit Hall C and D
10:15-10:30 Health Break
10:30-12:00 Forum 2015 Themes Parallel Panels 2
The Role of Research and Innovation in Improving:


Food and Nutrition Safety and Security
Summit Hall E

Health in Mega-cities
Summit Hall C and D

Disaster Risk Reduction
Summit Hall F
12:00-1:30 LUNCH
1:30-3:00 Interactive Parallel Sessions 201-207

Managing for Results: Hospital and Public Health Program Case Studies
Summit Hall E

Using Social Network Analysis in Health Systems Research
Summit Hall F

Communicating Scientific Research (Scientific Journalism)
Summit Hall G

Design Thinking for Health
Banquet Hall 1

Women in Global Health: Empowered Leadership
Banquet Hall 2

Interpreting Results of Quantitative Data Analysis in Public Health
Banquet Hall 3

Composing and Appraising a Systematic Review/Meta-Analysis
Function Room A
3:00-3:30 Health Break
3:30-5:00 Interactive Parallel Sessions 208-214

Emerging Voices for Global Health: The Future of Health Systems Research
Summit Hall E

Building Sustainable Healthcare in the Time of Ebola
Summit Hall F

Conducting Health Impact Assessments of Trade Agreements
Summit Hall G

eHealth and eLearning: Different Solutions for the Same Problems
Banquet Hall 1

Reshaping Healthcare with Social Media
Banquet Hall 2

Legislative Advocacy: A Strategy for Advancing Public Health Policies and Promoting Health
Banquet Hall 3

Advancing Indigenous People’s Health through Cultural Competence and Sensitivity in Research
Function Room A
TimeDay Three
August 24, Monday
8:30-10:15 Recap of Day Two

Closing Panel
Voices from New Leaders for Health: From Pre-Forum to Forum 2015


Inspirational Talk 3
The Future of Health


Summit Hall C and D
10:15-10:30 Health Break
10:30-12:00 Closing Ceremony (until 11:00 am only)

Summit Hall C and D
12:00-1:30 LUNCH


Follow New Leaders for Health Pre-Forum