Side Events 2023

Please find an overview of selected partner events, special events, and launches below:

Monday, October 16

9:00 - 10:30 AM
Access to Equitable Healthcare: A Holistic Approach to Community Health
Host: Siemens Healthineers, UNICEF
Send an email to register

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
From Global Principles to National Action: Implementation Challenges of the Future Pandemic Accord
Host: sanofi
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12:30 - 2:00 PM
Women in Global Health Meet and Greet

2:00 - 3:30 PM
Global Financing Facility (GFF) Pledging Event
(KEY 05, part of main WHS program)

Tuesday, October 17

6:00 PM
Else Kröner Fresenius Award for Development Cooperation in Medicine 2023
Host: Else Kröner Fresenius Stiftung
Register here

6:00 - 8:00 PM
Tagesspiegel Fireside Chat: Let's talk about... Global Women's Health, Empowerment & Gender Equity
Host: Tagesspiegel
Register here

Sunday, October 15

Falsified and Substandard Medicines During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Host: vfa

Health Systems in Crisis: Using the Climate Lens for Showcasing Lebanon
Host: Ministry of Public Health Lebanon

Trust in AI: Regulating the Future of Health
Host: I-DAIR

From Prevention to Treatment: Harnessing Genomics to Beat Cancer Globally
Host: ThermoFisher Scientific

Women in Global Health – What Role Do Women and Female Health Play in Global Health?
Host: Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Virchow Foundation for Global Health, German Health Alliance (GHA)

Monday, October 16

Tomorrow's Leaders - Connecting and Empowering Youth Advocates
Host: bvmd

Governing Health Futures - Building an Ecosystem for Public Value
Hosts: Fondation Botnar / DTH-LAB

Strengthening National Public Health Institutes: Scopes and Struggles
Host: Robert-Koch-Institute

InfoQ Working Session: Certifying Credible Health Information Providers
Host: Bertelsmann Stiftung

Progress in Cervical Cancer Elimination: What Interventions Around the World Are Working?
Host: MSD/Merck

Health Information Quality Online
Host: YouTube & Google 
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Tuesday, October 17

Realizing the Promise of Gene Therapy: Exploring Health System Challenges
Host: Pfizer

Digital Innovation Empowering Patients to Drive Health Equity
Host: Pfizer

Self-Care: A Foundational Component of Health System Sustainability
Host: Bayer / Global Self-Care Foundation
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Kick-Off Pathways to Inter- and Transdisciplinary Research in Global Health
Host: Berlin University Alliance (BUA)

Disaster Insurance: How Gender Equity in the Health Workforce Reduces Risk
Host: Women in Global Health

Wednesday, October 18

Annual Board Meeting
Host: Global AMR R&D Hub

Thursday, October 19

Annual Board and Stakeholder Group Meeting
Host: Global AMR R&D Hub