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Plenary Speakers

Date | 10/18(Thu)
Daily Topic | 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)
Daily Topic | 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


Global Perspective of mitigating infectious diseases and the role of vaccination

| Kate Anteyi, MD, MPH, MBA 

• Chief Consultant, Family Practice/Infectious Diseases

• Advisor, Global Health/ Office of HIV/AID

• United States Agency For International Development (USAID), USA


Date | 10/20(Sat)
Daily Topic | 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


Date | 10/21(Sun)
Daily Topic | Health Promotion

Promoting health in a super-aging society – Community and government action in Japan

| Machiko Inoue, MD, MPH, PhD 

• Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Japan

• Director, Shizuoka Family Medicine Training Program, Japan

• Board member, Japan Primary Care Association