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Bluepharma in the World Health Summit Regional Meeting 2018

13.04.2018 in Bluepharma

Sérgio Simões, vice-president of Bluepharma will participate in the event

The World Health Summit Regional Meeting 2018 will be held in Coimbra, on April 19-20, at the Universidade de Coimbra. The conference will focus on four topics - Managing Infectious Diseases in Low & Middle Income Countries, Governance for Health Equity in Low & Middle Income Countries, Opportunities and Challenges in Translating Innovation into Healthcare and Biomedical Education for a Changing World - and includes as speakers the President of the Portuguese Republic, Marce...lo Rebelo de Sousa, and the Secretary-General of the United Nations, António Guterres.

The vice-president of Bluepharma and professor at the Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Coimbra , Sérgio Simões, will participate in the “Translational and Sustainable Innovation” session on the 20th of April.

The World Health Summit is the annual conference of the M8 Alliance of Academic Health Centers, Universities and National Academies. Through the InterAcademy Partnership for Health, it is organized in collaboration with all National Academies of Medicine and Science.

The World Health Summit aims to improve health all over the planet, catalyzing that process through collaboration and open dialogue, and steering tomorrow’s agenda to improve research, education, healthcare, and policy outcomes.

It brings together researchers, physicians, key government officials, and representatives from industry as well as from NGOs and healthcare systems all over the world to address the most pressing issues facing every facet of healthcare and medicine in the upcoming decade and beyond.