Speakers


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PLENARY SESSION SPEAKERS

Dr. Liisa Maria Voipio Pulkki

Director General of Strategic Affairs and Chief Medical Officer at Finnish Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, Finland

Mr. Romnick Aguilar

Acting Chief Nurse and Infection Prevention and Control Officer at San Pedro Jose L Amante Emergency Hospital, Philippines

Dr. Nick Fahy

Senior Researcher, Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences at University of Oxford, United Kingdom

Mr. Thomas Cueni

Director General at International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers & Associations

Dr. Maria Eulàlia Juvé

Board Member at International Council of Nurses | Nurse Executive at Catalan Institute of Health | Nurse Researcher at IDIBELL Universitat de Barcelona, Spain

Lord Nigel Crisp

Member of House of Lords, United Kingdom

Prof. Kristian Kidholm

Head of Research at Center for Innovative Medical Technology, Denmark

Mr. Bertrand Levrat

Chief Executive Officer at Geneva University Hospital (HUG), Switzerland

Dr. Sara Berbel Sánchez

Chief Executive of Barcelona City Council, Spain

Prof. Adelaida Zabalegui

Vice Director of Nursing at Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, Spain

PARALLEL SESSION SPEAKERS

Prof. Marc Noppen

Chief Executive Officer at UZ Brussel, Belgium

Ms. Zipporah Iregi

Nursing Officer Intern at Kitui County Referral Hospital, Kenya

Mr. Irving Stackpole

President at Stackpole & Associates, Inc., United States

Dr. Patrícia Pacheo

Head of Infectious Diseases Unit at Professor Doutor Fernando Fonseca Hospital (HFF), Portugal

Mr. Paul Sarnese

Assistant Vice President for Safety, Security and Emergency Preparedness at Virtua Health Inc, United States

Ms. Jillian Roberts

Health Services Planner at Catalan Health Service (CatSalut), Spain

Mr. David Monterde

Data Technician at Catalan Institute of Health, Spain

Dr. Zillah North

Sub-district manager, George at West Cape Department of Health, South Africa

Prof. Tricia Johnson

Professor, Health Systems Management at Rush University, United States

Dr. Daniel J. West Jr.

Professor & Chairman Department of Health Administration & Human Resources at University of Scranton, United States

Prof. Josep Samitier

Director at Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia, Spain

Mr. Julien Guérin

Head of Health Data Factory at Institut Curie, France

Dr. Carsten Engel

Chief Executive Officer at International Society for Quality in Health Care (ISQua)

Dr. Anna Carol Perez Segarra

Medical Director at Hospital Sant Rafael, Spain

Prof. Margarida Eiras

Board Member at Portuguese Association for Hospital Development (APDH), Portugal

Prof. Anne Laprie

Radiation Oncologist at IUCT-Oncopole, France

Dr. Carlos Cortes

Head of Clinical Pathology at Médio Tejo Hospital Centre (CHMT), Portugal

Dr. Rita Coelho

Clinical Pathology Residency at Médio Tejo Hospital Centre (CHMT), Portugal

Mr. Miguel Paiva

Chief Executive Officer at Entre Douro e Vouga Hospital Centre (CHEDV), Portugal

Dr. Aigul Kulmukhamedova

Acting Director at Mediker International Hospital, Kazakhstan

Ms. Joyce Chang Price

Director, JCI Navigator at Joint Commission International

Ms. Maria Ramirez

Logistics Manager at Andalusian Healthcare Service, Spain

Ms. Kylie Woolcock

Policy Director at Australian Healthcare and Hospital Association, Australia

Dr. Shih-An Liu

Director of Center for Quality Management at Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan

Prof. Lluís Guirado

Head of the Nephrology Department at Fundació Puigvert, Spain

Dr. Oliver Groene

Chief Executive Officer at International Network of Health Promoting Hospitals and Health Services

Dr. Cary Adams

Chief Executive Officer at Union for International Cancer Control (UICC)

Dr. Antoni Arias-Enrich

Director, International Services at SJD Barcelona Children's Hospital, Spain

Mr. Myron Aldrink

Chairman - MSSI Board of Directors at Medical and Surgical Skills Institute, Ghana | West Africa

Prof. Shailey Prasad

Executive Director & Carlson Chair of Global Health at University of Minnesota, United States

Mr. Nikoloz Gamkrelidze

Chief Executive Officer at Georgia Healthcare Group, Georgia

Prof. Mario Campone

General Director at Institut de Cancérologie de l'Ouest, France

Dr. Marta Lomazzi

Executive Manager at World Federation of Public Health Associations

Mr. Howard Catton

Chief Executive Officer at International Council of Nurses

Dr. Antònia Baraldés-Farré

Medical Director at Hospital de Berga - Salut Catalunya Central, Spain

Dr. Xavier Borras

Medical Director at Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau de Barcelona, Spain

Ms. Cristina Casanovas-Guitart

Coordinator of the Catalan Health Basket at Catalan Health Service (CatSalut), Spain

Mr. Marc Coca

Data Technician at Catalan Health Service, Spain

Dr. Hossam Elamir

Research and Improvement Project Manager at Quality & Accreditation Directorate, Ministry of Health, Kuwait

Prof. Andrew Garman

Professor & Director at Rush Center for Health System Leadership, Rush University, United States

Ms. Maria Gutiérrez-San Miguel

Coordinator of the Process Unit at Vall d'Hebron University Hospital, Spain

Ms. Eilish Hardiman

Chief Executive at Children's Health Ireland

Prof. Louis Jenkins

Head of Family and Emergency Medicine at Stellenbosh University | George Hospital at South Africa

Ms. Kira Koch

Technical Officer at World Health Organization

Dr. Christine Mahoney

Professor, College of Business at Minnesota State University, Mankato, United States

Dr. Bernardo Ramirez

Director Global Health Initiatives/HMI at University of Central Florida, United States

Dr. Soledad Romea

Director of Quality, Processes and Innovation at Vall d'Hebron University Hospital, Spain

Dr. Teresa Sanchis

Head of Strategic Initiatives at Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia, Spain

Dr. Doris Voit

Policy Officer at German Hospital Federation, Germany

Dr. Dominique Allwood

Assistant Director of Improvement at The Health Foundation, United Kingdom

Ms. Eva Aurin

Head of Innovation Unit Vall Hebron at University Hospital, Spain

Laura Batalla-Peinado

Director of Quality and Patient Safety. Territorial management ICS Lleida, Alt Pirineu I Aran, I Gestió de Serveis Sanitaris. Health Department. Generalitat of Catalunya, Spain

Dr. Astrid Batlle

Pediatrician at Hospital Sant Joan de Déu, Spain

Ms. Erika Bömer Cagliari

Director of Strategy and Innovation at Brasília Chindren's Hospital, Brazil

Dr. Joan Calzada-Hernández

Pediatric Rheumatology Unit, Department of Pediatrics at Hospital Sant Joan de Déu , Spain

Ms. Carmen Carmona Gallardo

Infrastructure and general service manager at Althaia, Xarxa Assistencial Universitària de Manresa, F.P., Spain

Ms. Johanna Milena Caro Mendivelso

Researcher-Responsible Value based healthcare at Catalan Agency of Health Quality and Assessment (AQuAS), Spain

Dr. Ana Clopés

Deputy Director at Catalan Institut of Oncology, Spain

Mr. Oriol Fuertes

CEO and Founder of Qida (home-care), Spain

Ms. Ana Gil Carrasco

Pediatric Nurse at Hospital Sant Joan De Déu, Spain

Dr. Robert Glasgow

Professor and Interim Chair, Department of Surgery at University of Utah, United States

Señora Zoe Herreras Pérez

Médica de familia y comunitaria at CAP Comte Borrell CAPSBE, Spain

Dr. Juan A. Hueto-Madrid

Coordinator of Surgical Process of Hospitals at Catalan Institute of Health, Spain

Dr. Toni Iruela

Family Doctor at EBA Vallcarca SLP / ACEBA, Spain

Ms. Sarah Kipping

Director, Professional Practice and Health Information at Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences, Canada

Mr. Fernando Leeson

Healthcare Systems Implementation Consultant and Project Manager at iSalus, Spain

Ms. Mireia Martinez

Family Physician at CAP Comte Borrell, Spain

Dr. Marc Poterre

Head of Research and Innovation at Fondation Santé Service, France

Prof. Joan Prades

Senior Researcher at Catalan Cancer Strategy, Department of Catalonia, Spain

Dr. José M Quintillá

Head of Clinical Simulation Unit at Sant Joan de Déu Barcelona Children's Hospital, Spain

Dr. Ana Rodríguez

Director of Strategy and Corporate Social Responsibility at Institut Català d'Oncologia, Spain

Dr. Marta Roig-Izquierdo

Medicine Managed Access Coordinator at CatSalu, Spain

Dr. Marta Rubiera

Stroke Neurologist at Hospital Universitari Vall d'Hebron, Spain

Prof. Antoni Serrano Blanco

Deputy Director of Mental Health at Parc Sanitari Sant Joan de Déu, Spain

Prof. Roser Torra

Consultant at Fundacio Puigvert, Spain

Dr. Jordi Trelis

Director of Care at Catalan Institute of Oncology, Spain

Mr. Arnau Valls Esteve

R&D Project Manager at SJD Barcelona Children's Hospital, Spain

Dr. Brian Wagers

Associate Chief Medical Officer Quality and Safety at Riley Hospital for Children | Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics at Indiana University Health, United States

Dr. Amit Varma

Managing Partner at Quadria Capital Investment Management Pte Ltd, Singapore

Ms. Leona Karnali

Chief Executive Officer at Primaya Hospital, Indonesia

Dr. Arnagretta Hunter

Clinical Senior Lecturer and Human Futures Fellow at Australian National University, Australia

Dr. Mohamed Hablas

Regional Director at Saudi German Hospitals, Egypt and North Africa

Ms. Lynelle Hales

Chief Executive Officer at Sydney North Health Network, Australia

Dr. Otmar Kloiber

Secretary General at World Medical Association

SESSION CHAIRS

Mr. Richard Stubbs

Chief Executive at Yorkshire & Humber AHSN, United Kingdom

Dr. Robyn Begley

Chief Executive Officer at American Organization for Nursing Leadership | Senior Vice President, Chief Nursing Officer at American Hospital Association

Ms. Mary Mirabelli

Senior Vice President - Corporate Strategy, HFMA- Healthcare Financial Management Association, United States

Dr. Fawzi Al-Hammouri

Chairman at Private Hospital Association, Jordan

Prof. Carlos Pereira Alves

President at APDH – Portuguese Association for Hospital Development, Portugal

Dr. Muna Tahlak

Consultant ObGyn & CEO at Latifa Women and Children Hospital, Dubai Health Authority, United Arab Emirates

Mrs. Els van der Wilden-van Lier

Director Healthcare Providers at GS1 AISBL, Belgium

Ms. Sophie Beaupère

Chief Executive Officer at UNICANCER, France

Mr. Bruce Compton

Senior Director, Global Health at Catholic Health Association of the United States

Dr. Josep Figueras

Director at European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, Belgium

Dr. Hans Kluge

Regional Director for Europe at World Health Organization