Expert Meeting on Migrants’ and Refugees’ Health

June 23-24, 2017, Sapienza University of Rome


Description:

The expert meeting on Migrants’ and Refugees’ Health will cover all aspects of migration related health issues.

Hosts:

  • Sapienza University of Rome

in cooperation with:

  • Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin
  • University of Geneva
  • University of Montreal
  • Centre Virchow-Villermé for Public Health Paris-Berlin
  • Université Sorbonne Paris Cité

Date and Venue:   

June 23, 2pm – June 24, 2pm

“Aula Organi Collegiali”
Rectorate Building
Sapienza University of Rome
P.le Aldo Moro 5, Rome

Session format:


Initial statements of each speaker (max. 15min) followed by group discussions

Participants:


Max. 65 participants (expert level)

Registration:

Free of charge for max 2 participants per institution.
(This rule does not apply for Sapienza, Charité, University of Geneva, University of Montreal
Centre Virchow-Villermé for Public Health Paris-Berlin, and Université Sorbonne Paris Cité.)

Preliminary list of speakers:

  • Antoine Flahault (Chair)
    - Centre Virchow-Villermé for Public Health Paris-Berlin
    - Université Sorbonne Paris Cité, France
    - Institute of Global Health, Geneva University, Switzerland
  • Luciano Saso (Chair)
    - Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
  • Valery Ridde
    - Université de Montréal, Canada
    Topic: “The health and access to care of uninsured migrants in Montreal”
  • Anneliese Depoux
    - Centre Virchow-Villermé for Public Health Paris-Berlin
    - Université Sorbonne Paris Cité and GRIPIC, France
    - Université Paris Sorbonne-CELSA, France
    Topic: “Migration as an adaptation strategy: what is the echo in the press? A comparison of French and German newspapers“
  • Detlev Ganten
    - World Health Summit
  • Francois Gemenne
    - University of Liege and Sciences Po Paris, France
    - Université Sorbonne Paris Cité, France
    Topic: “The Anthropcene and its victims. Migration policies and climate politics in a warmer world“
  • Alexander Krämer
    - Bielefeld University, Germany
    Topic: "Global migration and the metamorphosis of the world"
  • Aline Philibert
    - Université de Québec à Montréal, Canada
    - Centre Virchow-Villermé for Public Health Paris-Berlin
    - Université Sorbonne Paris Cité, France
    Topic: “Accommodating migration to promote sustainable adaptation to climate change”
  • Axel Pries
    - Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin
  • Stefanie Schütte
    - Centre Virchow-Villermé for Public Health Paris-Berlin
    - Université Sorbonne Paris Cité, France
    Topic: “Climate change, health and migration: where are the research gaps?”
  • Joachim Seybold
    - Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany
    Topic: “Refugee Medicine Berlin: Challenges and new concepts”
  • Walter Ricciardi
    - Instituto Superiore di Sanità, Italy
  • Christina Zarowsky
    - Université de Montréal, Canada
    Topic: “Health systems, contested migration and social inclusion: what we can learn from South Africa”
  • Maurizio Marceca
    - Department of Public Health and Infectious Diseases, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    - Italian Society of Migration Medicine (S.I.M.M.)
    Topic: "Promoting and protecting the health of migrants in the Italian experience: lights and shadows"
  • Salvatore Geraci
    - Italian Society of Migration Medicine (S.I.M.M.)
    - Caritas Health Area, Rome, Italy
  • Giovanni Baglio
    - Italian Society of Migration Medicine (S.I.M.M.)
    - National Institute for Health, Migration and Poverty (NIHMP)
  • Paolo Villari
    - Department of Public Health and Infectious Diseases, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
  • Marco Mazzetti
    - Caritas Health Area (project “Invisible Wounds”), Rome, Italy
    - Italian Society of Migration Medicine (S.I.M.M.)
    Topic: "Treatment and rehabilitation strategies for refugees, victims of intentional violence"
  • Anna Paola Massetti
    - Department of Public Health and Infectious Diseases, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    Topic: “Health profile of migrants living in Rome as asylum seekers, refugees or undocumented migrants. Most frequent diagnoses, social determinants, and access to care”
  • Gianluca Russo
    - Department of Public Health and Infectious Diseases, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
  • Vincenzo Vullo
    - Department of Public Health and Infectious Diseases, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy