Agenda

Rapid Health Transitions: Findings and implications of the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010

Royal Society
6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG, United Kingdom
December 14th, 2012
 
Agenda

 

FRIDAY, December 14

 

8:30-9:00AM  |  Coffee and tea

Refreshments will be available starting at 8:30am in the City of London rooms
 
 
9:00-9:15AM  |  Opening remarks
 
Wellcome Trust Lecture Hall
 
Opening address from:
  • Richard Peto, University of Oxford
  • Christopher Murray, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington
  • Richard Horton, The Lancet

9:15-10:45AM  |  Panel Session 1: GBD 2010 mortality and causes of death

This session will feature a presentation of the GBD 2010 mortality and causes of death key findings, followed by discussant commentaries and time for open questions from the floor.
  • Session chair: Pamela Das, The Lancet
  • Presenters:
    • Alan Lopez, University of Queensland School of Population Health
    • Rafael Lozano, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington
  • Discussants:
    • Peter Piot, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
    • Mark Dybul, Georgetown University
    • George Mensah, University of Cape Town

10:45-11:00AM  |  Coffee and tea break

Coffee and Tea will be available in the adjacent City of London rooms

 

11:00AM-12:30PM  |  Panel Session 2: GBD 2010 years lived with disability and healthy life expectancy

This session will feature a presentation of the GBD 2010 YLD and HALE key findings, followed by discussant commentaries and time for open questions from the floor.
  • Session chair: Jane Halton, University of Sydney
  • Presenters:
    • Theo Vos, University of Queensland School of Population Health
    • Joshua Salomon, Harvard School of Public Health
  • Discussants:
    • Duncan Selbie, Public Health England
    • John Powles, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Cambridge Institute of Public Health
    • Mickey Chopra, UNICEF

12:30-1:15PM  |  Lunch

Lunch will be served in the adjacent City of London rooms

 

1:15-2:45PM  |  Panel Session 3: GBD 2010 disability-adjusted life years for diseases and injuries

This session will feature a presentation of the GBD 2010 DALY key findings, followed by discussant commentaries and time for open questions from the floor.
  • Session chair: Tore Godal, Government of Norway
  • Presenter:
    • Christopher Murray, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington
  • Discussants:
    • Rifat Atun, Imperial College London
    • Irene Agyepong, Ghana Health Service

2:45-4:00PM  |  Panel Session 4: GBD 2010 comparative risk assessment

This session will feature a presentation of the GBD 2010 risk factor key findings, followed by discussant commentaries and time for open questions from the floor.
  • Session chair: Sania Nishtar, Heartfile
  • Presenter:
    • Stephen Lim, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington
  • Discussants:
    • Srinath Reddy, Public Health Foundation India
    • David Leon, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
    • Richard Peto, University of Oxford
4:00-4:15PM  |  Coffee and Tea break

 

4:15-5:15PM  |  Panel Session 5: Implications and next steps

This panel session will feature a dialogue about the implications of the GBD 2010 findings.
  • Session chair: Richard Horton, The Lancet
  • Discussants:
    • Christine Kaseba-Sata, Government of Zambia
    • Mickey Chopra, UNICEF
    • Tore Godal, Government of Norway
    • Jane Halton, University of Sydney
    • Cristian Baeza, McKinsey and Co.
    • Christopher Murray, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington

5:15-5:30PM  |  Closing remarks

Richard Horton, The Lancet

 

5:30-7:00PM  |  Reception

A reception will follow in the adjacent City of London rooms

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