The International Scientific and Practical Conference will be held in April of 2018 in Hotel Beijing, Minsk, Belarus. The main topic to be discussed is "Pharmacoeconomics of Socially Significant Diseases". The conference is organized by the ISPOR Belarus Chapter (Medicine and Pharmaceutics Projects Union-local name of the Chapter) and Ministry of Health of the Republic of Belarus.
This will be the second International Scientific and Practical Conference in the country, dedicated to the health technology assessment; this year, it has been considered to discuss various aspects and opportunities for the formation and the development of national systems for the medical technologies assessment.
The main goal of the event will be a fruitful exchange of international experience in the field of the formation and the evaluation of the system of modern approaches in treatment of socially significant diseases. Invited international speakers will present a detailed analysis of implementing the evaluation of medical technologies for the preparation of scientifically acceptable solutions in the healthcare in establishing the provision of medical care to the public.
The presenters are intended to cover the main directions of the development of the medical technologies assessment from the prospective of global health - WHO, EU and EEA countries and outline new prospects for the cooperation.
Scientists and health professionals from Kazakhstan, Lithuania, Poland, Russia and Ukraine are interested to participate in this conference. Ministry of Health officials, medical and preventive care practitioners, clinical pharmacologists, experts of formulary commissions, academia and representatives of the public associations will attend the event.
A press conference will be held within the framework of the conference.
June , 2015 in Minsk, has been held International scientific-practical conference "Health Technology Assessment in National Health Care System" (Belarusian Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, Minsk, ul. P. Brovka 3, Bldg. 3).
The event has been organized by the ISPOR Belarus Chapter in coordination with Ministry of Health of the Republic of Belarus and the Association of International Pharmaceutical Manufacturers with the participation of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research and evaluation (ISPOR).
The problem, which is invited to discuss and who ruled in the name of the conference is relevant since its inception - from the mid-60s of the last century and reflects the general pattern has developed in global health - increasing expenditure growth. Given the fact that 2/3 of the cost in health care accounts for medicinal technology, understanding the importance of the development of health technology assessment (hereinafter - HTA) for practical public health is particularly important.
Rising health care costs and increasing the share of health budget expenditures due to the development of new medical technologies and increasing their value was the starting point for research in the field of health technology assessment that served as a stimulus to the creation of national agencies for HTA and implementation of science-based, effective, innovative technology medical technologies. See more...
ISPOR Belarus Chapter actively participated in the Conjoint Forum organized by ISPOR Russia HTA Chapter in cooperation with ISPOR Ukraine, and Kazakhstan Chapters titled: New Health Care Reforms and the Status of HTA in the Neighboring (CIS)countries. Elena Verich made a very interesting presentation about the status of health care in Belarus and the implementation of HTA in the country, which has been applauded and highly evaluated by all the attendees of the forum. She pointed out that the health care system in Belarus is regulated by the state, and only 7% belongs to the private sector, as well as there is no system of obligatory health insurance in Belarus.
|President||Vladimir A. Matveev, MD, Professor|
|Vice-President||Alexey N. Sychev, MA|
|Secretary/Treasurer||Victor B. Liukovich, MA|
Contact InformationISPOR Belarus Regional Chapter Office