SPHN Public Event - 28 August 2017

Date: Monday 28 August 2017 (14h00-19h00)

Location: Auditorium E. Rossi, Inselspital, Bern. Location map



Tentative programme

(d = German; f = French, simultaneous translation will be available for talks in French and German)



13h45 Coffee and registration


14h00 Welcome & Introduction (d), Daniel Scheidegger, SAMS


14h05 Session 1: About SPHN

  • Mission, goals, and structure of SPHN (d), Peter Meier-Abt, SAMS
  • Ethical Framework for Data Processing (e), Effy Vayena, U. Zurich


14h45 Session 2: Legal Aspects

  • General Consent & Human Research Act (d), Franziska Sprecher, U. Bern
  • Data Protection (d), tbc


15h30 Break


15h45 Session 3: Personalised Health from Different Perspectives

  • PH from a patient perspective:
  1. Karin Holm (f), Patient Advocates for Cancer Research & Treatment
  2. David Haerry (d), Positivrat Schweiz, EUPATI
  • PH in oncology (f), Olivier Michiélin, CHUV
  • PH in rare diseases (d), Matthias Baumgartner, U. Zurich, Rare diseases initiative
  • Technology assessment (d), Alexander Navarini, USZ (TA-SWISS Study)
  • Public health and regulator’s perspective (d), Pascal Strupler, Federal Office of Public Health


17h30 Plenary discussion


From 18h00 Apéritif


Registration deadline: Monday 21 August 2017. Registration is mandatory

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Email: info@sphn.ch

Telephone: +41 (0)31 306 92 95

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