Workshop 5 Sustainable Development Goals: The role of industries in the global increase of chronic diseases such as cancers, heart diseases, and diabetes (1 June 2018)
|Wanneer:||vr 01-06-2018 12:30 - 18:00|
|Waar:||Norman Building , Groningen, the Netherlands|
The Department of Transboundary Legal Studies of the University of Groningen cordially invites you to participate in our third International Law for the Sustainable Development Goals Workshop .
Workshop 5: The role of industries in the global increase of chronic diseases such as cancers, heart diseases, and diabetes: Multidisciplinary perspectives on cross-sector and multi-stakeholder collaboration to support sustainable health outcomes in line with the SDGs 1 June
Please find the Invitation (PDF) and concept note (PDF) here. Participation is free of charge, to register please send an email to email@example.com and put "Registration Workshop 5 (1 June)" in the headline. NB: Spaces are limited; registrations are accepted on a first come first serve basis.
The workshop is organized as part of a larger conference on Law and Noncommunicable Diseases. See the website for the abstract guidelines and registration.
12.30-18.00 1 June 2018, Norman Building , Groningen, the Netherlands
Welcome by Global Health Law Groningen Academic Director, Prof. Brigit Toebes
Session 1: Academic perspectives on the appropriate level of engagement between public and private entitiesModerator: Marlies Hesselman, LLM
|13.35-13.40||Brief introduction by the organizers on the main objectives|
Prof. Brigit Toebes on business and human rights as applied to non-communicable diseases
|14.00-14.20||Dr. Andreas Schmidt (University of Groningen) on the role of private companies in disease prevention and treatment from an ethical perspective|
|14.20-14.40||Lottie Lane, LLM ( University of Groningen ) on the role of State and private actors in relation to health and human rights from a governance perspective|
Session 2: Perspectives from communities of practice on the appropriate level of engagement between public and private entities
Moderator: Dr. Marie Elske Gispen
|15.30-15.45||Discussant on tobacco: Laura Houtenbos (senior policy advisor at the Dutch Cancer Society)|
|15.45-16.00||Discussant on pharmaceuticals: Dr. Christine Gispen-de Wied (Medicines Evaluation Board of the Netherlands/co-founder Regulatory Science Network Netherlands)|
|16.00-16.15||Discussant on food & beverage: Carolien Martens (relations manager public affairs at the Dutch Heart Foundation)|
|16.15-17.00||Focused discussion (20 min Q&A/ 25 min focused on the primary research question and to propose a concrete outcome)|