Established May 2011
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 ARABIC NETWORK FORUM PRESENTATION
Reimbursement of Oncology Drugs in Arabic Countries
Reimbursement of Oncology Drugs in Saudi Arabia
Abdulaziz H. Al-Saggabi, Chair, ISPOR Arabic Network & President, ISPOR Saudi Arabia Chapter, Director, Drug Policy & Economics Center, Ministry of National Guard Health Affairs, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Reimbursement of Oncology Drugs in the UAE
Ola Al-Ahdab, President, ISPOR UAE Chapter, Consultant, Ministry of Health, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reimbursement of Oncology Drugs in Lebanon
Soumana Nasser, Clinical Associate Professor, Chair, Pharmacy Practice Department, Lebanese American University, Beirut, Lebanon
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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 Arabic Network held the ISPOR Arabic Network members meeting.
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ISPOR Arabic Network marked its presence at the meeting through ISPOR Arabic Network Forum presentation, Arabic Network Business Meeting and a joint ISPOR Arabic and Africa Networks Welcome Reception.
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 ARABIC NETWORK BUSINESS MEETING
Tuesday, May 24
This meeting was attended by the Arabic Network Executive Committee and Chapters members participating in ISPOR DC and focused on reviewing ongoing projects and discussing new initiatives.
ISPOR ARABIC NETWORK FORUM PRESENTATION
Tuesday, May 24
THE HEALTH AND ECONOMIC THREATS OF NON-COMMUNICABLE DISEASES IN THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA
This Forum stimulated discussion related to the health and economic burden of the main non-communicable diseases in the Middle East and North Africa. During the presentations speakers highlighted local and regional approaches and solutions across policy and financing, prevention, early detection, treatment and the long-term management of NCDs. The non-communicable diseases often referred to as lifestyle diseases, such as: heart diseases, cancer and diabetes are currently responsible for 63% of all deaths worldwide.
Speakers: Daoud Al-Badriyeh, PhD, President, ISPOR Qatar Chapter, Assistant Professor, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar; Abdulaziz H. Al-Saggabi, MSc, PharmD, President, ISPOR Saudi Arabia Chapter, Director, Drug Policy & Economics Center, Ministry of National Guard Health Affairs, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; Ola G. Al Ahdab Albannay, PhD, PGD, RPh, President, ISPOR United Arab Emirates Chapter, Pharmaceutical Advisor & Project Manager, Registration and Drug Control Department, Ministry of Health, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Mahmoud Diaa El-mahdawy, PharmD, President, ISPOR Egypt Chapter, Market Access Director, AMAC Region, Novartis, Health Economics, Lecturer of Clinical and Hospital Pharmacy, Misr International University, Cairo, Egypt
Forum slides are available on Released Presentations website.
***ISPOR Forums are 1-hour presentations that provide a platform for ISPOR groups to present on an important HEOR topic/s in the region. Attendees have an opportunity to learn, advance their knowledge, and ask presenters questions.
Members of the Network had the opportunity to attend the Arabic Network Forum presentation, the Network meeting, and network during the Arabic & Africa Networks Welcome Reception. During the Executive Committee Meeting plans were discussed about further collaboration towards organizing regional learning and knowledge-sharing opportunities under the Network’s umbrella. An overview of the Network’s achievements (2011-2015) was provided. Agenda
ISPOR Arabic Network Forum: Managed Entry Agreements (MEA) in Egypt, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, and United Arab Emirates
Presentation : Dr. Abdulaziz H. Al-Saggabi
Presentation : Dr. Mahmoud Elmahdawy
Presentation : Dr. Ola Ghaleb Al Ahdab
Presentation : Dr. Soumana Nasser
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 Africa Network
ISPOR 19th International Meeting, Montreal, Canada, 2014
Capacity Building in Pharmacoeconomics in the Arabic-speaking Countries: Challenges & Opportunities in Education and Training
Presented by: Dr. Ola Ghaleb Al Ahdab; Dr. Daoud Al-Badriyeh; Dr. Abdulaziz H. Al-Saggabi; Dr. Ibrahim Al-Abbadi, Dr. Gihan Hamdy Elsisi
ISPOR 18th International Meeting, New Orleans, USA, 2013
Health Care Data in the Arabic-Speaking Countries: Challenges in Collecting, Sharing, and Applying
Presentation : Dr. Daoud Al-Badriyeh
Presentation: Dr. Ola G. Al Ahdab Albannay
Presentation: Dr. Manal El-Hamamsy
Presentation: Dr. Mohammed Al-Kelya
Presentation: Dr. Abdulaziz Al-Saggabi
ISPOR 17th International Meeting, Washington, DC, USA, 2012
Presentation: Dr. Ibrahim Alabbadi
Presentation: Dr. Abdulaziz H. Al-Saggabi
Presentation: Dr. Daoud Al-Badriyeh
Presentation: Dr. Mahmoud Elmahdawy
Presentation: Dr. Ghaleb Ahmed Al Ahdab
Value in Health Regional Issues - ISPOR scientific journal to encourage and enhance the science of HEOR and its use in health care decisions in Asia, Latin America, Central & Eastern Europe, Western Asia, and Africa.
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