ASPHER Deans’ & Directors’ Retreat

06 - 08 June 2024
Porto, Portugal

ASPHER Deans’ & Directors’ Retreat

06 - 08 June 2024
Porto, Portugal

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[last update: 08/05/2024]

WEDNESDAY 5 JUNE

09:30-12:30 Executive Board (closed meeting)

15:00-18:30 General Assembly (members/by invitation only)
(Location: Aula Magna - Rectorate, University of Porto)

WELCOME by Pedro Rodrigues, vice-Rector University of Porto
Chairs: Prof Carlo Signorelli & Prof Henrique Barros

19:00-21:00 Welcome Reception
(Location: Institute of Public Health, University of Porto)

THURSDAY 6 JUNE
(Location: Almeida Garrett Library, Jardins do Palácio de Cristal)

09:00-09:15 WELCOME by Joana Carvalho, vice-Rector University of Porto
Chairs: Prof Carlo Signorelli & Prof Henrique Barros

09:15-09:45 WARM UP SESSION
Harnessing the power of simulation for public health training
University of Porto & University of Salford, with SEEEPHI & WHO simulations

09:45-11:00 DEANS’ & DIRECTORS’ PANEL
Lifelong Learning in Public Health - in perspective

INTRODUCTION by Prof Pedro Teixeira, University of Porto
Former Secretary of State for Higher Education, Portugal

Dr Laura Magaña
Global Network for Academic Public Health

Prof Ariane Bauernfeind
Andalusian School of Public Health - Granada, Spain

Prof Oliver Razum
University of Bielefeld, Germany

Prof Isabelle Richard
EHESP School of Public Health - Rennes, France

Prof Iwona Kowalska-Bobko
Jagiellonian University - Krakow, Poland

Prof Levan Baramidze
Tbilisi State Medical University, Georgia

Moderator: Dr Andre Peralta
General Directorate for Health & Lisbon NOVA University, Portugal

11:00-11:30 Active break / Installation of posters

11:30-12:15 HIGH-LEVEL PLENARY DIALOGUE
Geopolitical Health and the role of Schools of Public Health

Dr Natasha Azzopardi-Muscat
Director Country Health Policies & Systems, World Health Organization

Prof Luis Eugenio Souza
President, World Federation of Public Health Associations

Moderator: Thomas Van Cangh
Cabinet of the Belgian Prime Minister, Belgium

12:15-13:00 WELCOME TO PORTO & MINISTERIAL KEYNOTE

Rui Moreira
Mayor of Porto

Prof Ana Paula Martins
Minister of Health, Portugal

Moderator: Thomas Van Cangh
Cabinet of the Belgian Prime Minister, Belgium

13:00-14:00 Lunch / Poster viewing

Chairs: Prof Carlo Signorelli & Prof Henrique Barros

14:00-14:45 PUBLIC HEALTH WORKFORCE PROFESSIONALIZATION

Prof Kasia Czabanowska - Lead, ASPHER PHW Professionalization Task Force
Maastricht University, Netherlands

ASPHER Member Responders:

Prof Monica Hunsberger
University of Gothenburg, Sweden

Dr Anna Cooper-Ryan
University of Salford - Manchester, United Kingdom

Moderator: Dr Danko Relic, Andrija Stampar School of Public Health, Croatia

14:45-15:30 PUBLIC HEALTH CORE CURRICULUM

Prof Mary Codd - Lead, ASPHER Core Curriculum Programme
University College Dublin, Ireland

ASPHER Member Responders:

Prof Gaetano Privitera
University of Pisa, Italy

Prof Lukasz Balwicki
Medical University of Gdansk, Poland

Moderator: Dr Rok Hrzic, Maastricht University, Netherlands

15:30-16:00 Break / Poster viewing

16:00-16:45 PUBLIC HEALTH UNDERGRADUATE TRAINING

Prof Kai Michelsen - Lead, ASPHER Working Group on PH Undergraduate Training
Fulda University of Applied Sciences, Germany

ASPHER Member Responders:

Dr Raquel Lucas
University of Porto, Portugal

Prof Zohar Mor
Ashkelon Academic College, Israel & SEEEPHI project

Moderator: Sofia Lombatti, University College London, United Kingdom

16:45-17:30 ACCREDITATION OF PUBLIC HEALTH EDUCATION

Dr Julien Goodman - Director, APHEA

Prof Sue Babich - Chair, APHEA Accreditation Board
Indiana University, United States

ASPHER Member Responders:

Prof Ramune Kalediene
Lithuanian University of Health Sciences - Kaunas, Lithuania

Prof Hazem Agha
Al-Quds University, Palestine

Moderator: Dr Flavia Pennisi, Vita-Salute San Raffaele University - Milan, Italy

17:30-18:00 Looking ahead & Closing
PROFESSIONAL CREDENTIALING IN PUBLIC HEALTH

Robert Otok - Director, ASPHER
Prof Polychronis Kostoulas - Executive Board Member, ASPHER
Prof Henrique Barros - President-Elect, ASPHER

20:00-23:00 Festive Dinner - DD Porto 2024, including ASPHER 2024 Awards Ceremony

FRIDAY 7 JUNE
(Location: Almeida Garrett Library, Jardins do Palácio de Cristal)

09:00-09:30 Introduction by chairs & SETTING THE SCENE PRESENTATION
Chairs: Prof Henrique Barros & Prof Carlo Signorelli

Public Health Emergencies - Lessons Learned

Sofia Lombatti, University College London, United Kingdom
Dr Avi Magid, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel & SEEEPHI project

09:30-10:30 STAKEHOLDERS’ PANEL

INTRODUCTION by Prof Nadav Davidovitch on Pandemic Treaty & #WHA77
Lead, ASPHER Public Health Emergencies Task Force & SEEEPHI project

Social participation in public health decision-making
Charlotte Marchandise, European Public Health Association

Capacity building & One Health
Dr Emilia Aragon De Leon, World Health Organization

Migration & Vulnerabilities
Dr Cristina Profili, International Organization for Migration

Climate & Health
Dr Eline Vanuytrecht, European Climate and Health Observatory

Moderator: Dr Raquel Lucas, Editor-in-Chief, Public Health Reviews

10:30-10:50 Active break / Poster viewing

10:50-11:30 NEXT GENERATION PANEL reflections on the morning interventions

Mays Abu Alkean, Ashkelon Academic College, Israel

Dr Lorenzo Blandi, University of Pavia, Italy

Tara Chen, University of Waterloo, Canada

Karl Conyard, University College Dublin, Ireland

Dr Rok Hrzic, Maastricht University, Netherlands

Julia Nowicka, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland

Dr Brian Wong, Karolinska Institute, Sweden

Moderator: Ines Siepmann - Lead, ASPHER Young Professionals Programme

11:30-12:45 DEANS’ & DIRECTORS’ PANEL (details to follow)
Future of Public Health Research (and Practice)

INTRODUCTION by Laurent Chambaud, ASPHER & Anne-Catherine Viso, IANPHI -
in dialogue on public health ethics

Prof Ella Arensman
University of Cork, Ireland

Dr Chiara Caddedu
Erasmus University - Rotterdam, Netherlands

Prof Genevieve Chene
ISPED Bordeaux, France

Prof Aleksandra Jovic Vranes
University of Belgrade, Serbia

Prof Ramune Kalediene
Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Lithuania

Prof Alison McCallum
University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Moderator: Prof Henrique Barros, University of Porto

12:45-13:45 Lunch / Poster viewing

13:45-15:00 PARALLEL SESSION “Challenge Room" Round 1 (details to follow)

Session 1A: Abstracts presentation session

Session 1B: ASPHER/WHO Core Curriculum for Public Health Programme

15:15-16:30 PARALLEL SESSION “Challenge Room" Round 2 (details to follow)

Session 2A: Abstracts presentation session

Session 2B: APHEA Agency for Public Health Accreditation Agency

16:30-16:45 Active break / Poster viewing

16:45-17:30 Closing KEYNOTE
Chairs: Prof Henrique Barros & Prof Carlo Signorelli

Public Health as a Pilar of Democracy

Prof Alexandre Tiedtke Quintanilha
Retired, UC Berkeley, LBNL, UPorto, Member of Parliament

DD 2024 wrap up & DD 2025 presentation

SATURDAY 8 JUNE
Social programme (details to follow)