Invited Speakers

Plenary Speakers

Date | 10/18(Thu)
Session Title | Family medicine in the future

Creating the Medical Home - the central role of the family physician in community based integrated care

| Amanda Howe, MA, MD, FRCGP  

• President of World Organization of Family Doctors

• Professor of Primary Care and Population Health, Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, U.K.


Developing professional excellence in primary care - Qualification through CME and recertification system

| Stephen A. Wilson, MD, MPH, FAAFP 

• President of Society of Teachers of Family Medicine

• Director of Medical Decision Making, UPMC St Margaret Family Medicine Residency

• Director of Faculty Development Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh Dep’t of Family Medicine

• Associate Professor of University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, USA


Date | 10/19(Fri)
Session Title | Global health

WHO policy of primary care and non-communicable diseases (NCDs)

| Young-soo Shin, MD, PhD 

• Regional Director for the Western Pacific, World Health Organization, Philippines


Date | 10/20(Sat)
Session Title | Aging

The role of primary care physicians in healthy aging model of care in WHO perspective

| John Beard, MBBS, PhD 

• Director, Ageing and Life Course, World Health Organization, Geneva