Established January 2014
The ISPOR Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) Global Networks had presence at the 22nd Annual International Meeting through invitational meetings for Central & Eastern Europe, Arabic and Africa Networks Members and group presentations. Registrants from the EMEA had a unique opportunity to network with other ISPOR global groups at the ISPOR Global Networks Reception.
ISPOR AFRICA NETWORK FORUM PRESENTATION
DIFFERENTIAL PRICING IN RESOURCE-CONSTRAINED ENVIRONMENT: EXAMPLES FROM AFRICA
Jacques Snyman, Chief Executive Officer, ISIMO Health - Advancing Patient Care, Cape Town, South Africa
Ernest Attuquaye Quaye, Ghana Cocoa Board, Accra, Ghana
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ISPOR Vienna was a "must-attend" event for anyone who wanted to stay current on emerging trends in HEOR in Europe and globally. This year's Congress featured 2500 presentations and was attended by 4,700 participants from 89 countries.
ISPOR Africa Network marked its presence at the ISPOR meeting through ISPOR Africa Network members meeting and a Forum presentation, which focused on discussing “Counterfeit Medicines in Africa.”
ISPOR Africa Network Forum Presentation
Monday, 31 October 18:15-19:15
The Economic Burden of Counterfeit Medicines in Africa: Situation Analysis and Proposed Solutions
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ISPOR AFRICA NETWORK MEETING: HTA IN AFRICA
Monday, May 23
The Current Capacity for HTA in Africa: Its Role in Local Policies and Decision Making
This theme-focused meeting provided a platform for excellent presentations on HTA capacity in the region. Speakers discussed how far countries in Africa have progressed in the development and the use of HTA tools in local policies and decision making. Delivered presentations initiated the need for further discussion and development of regional activities around this topic.
ISPOR ARABIC AND ISPOR AFRICA NETWORKS WELCOME RECEPTION
Monday, May 23
This was an opportunity to learn about the ISPOR Arabic and ISPOR Africa Networks, meet over 60 members from Africa and Western Asia, and find out how to get involved with ISPOR Networks. The reception was opened by the Arabic Network Executive Committee Member, Dr. Ola Al Ahdab and the Africa Network Executive Committee Chair-elect, Dr. Mahmoud Elmahdawy.
ISPOR AFRICA NETWORK BUSINESS MEETING
Tuesday, May 24
This meeting was attended by the Africa Network Executive Committee and Chapters Members and focused on discussing current activities of the Network, new projects development, and members’ engagement.
The Network marked its presence with significant members’ representation from Regional Chapters in Africa, delivery of Africa Network Forum, and attendance at events, such as the Arica & Arabic Networks Welcome Reception. During the Network Meeting discussed were: capacity building in education and training in Africa and the need for regional collaboration. The Network’s past and ongoing initiatives well reviewed. Agenda
ISPOR Africa Network Forum: Budget Impact Analysis of Epidemic Diseases across Africa
Presentation : Dr. Peter Agyei-Baffour
Presentation : Dr. Anthony Waka Udezi
Presentation : Dr. Abdalla Aly
Presentation : Dr. Paul La Cock
Past Africa Network Forum Presentations:
ISPOR 17th European Congress, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2014
Standard Treatment Guidelines (STG's) and the Effect of A Lack of Implementation
Presented by: Dr. Mahmoud Elmahdaw; Dr. Barbara Castelnuovo ; Dr. Shelley McGee; Dr. Ola G. Al Ahdab Albannay; Dr. Peter Agyei-Baffour; Dr. Anthony Waka Udezi
Joint presentation with ISPOR Arabic Network
ISPOR 19th International Meeting, Montreal, Canada, 2014
Health Care in Africa: Can Big Data Improve Outcomes?
Presented by: Anthony Waka Udezi; Gihan Hamdy Elsisi; Ernest Attuquaye Quaye
ISPOR 18th International Meeting, New Orleans, USA, 2013
Economic Assessment in Africa: Development of Health Economic Evaluation Reporting
Presentation: Dr. Peter Agyei-Baffour
Presentation: Dr. Anthony Waka Udezi
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